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  1. Extensive genetic diversity in the Plasmodium falciparum circumsporozoite protein (PfCSP) is a major contributing factor to the moderate efficacy of the RTS,S/AS01 vaccine. The transmission intensity and rates of...

    Authors: Elikplim A. Amegashie, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Courage Adobor, Peter Ogoti, Kevin Mbogo, Alfred Amambua-Ngwa and Anita Ghansah
    Citation: Malaria Journal 2020 19:437
  2. Targeted Next Generation Sequencing (TNGS) is an efficient and economical Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) platform and the preferred choice when specific genomic regions are of interest. So far, only institut...

    Authors: Anita Ghansah, Edwin Kamau, Alfred Amambua-Ngwa, Deus S. Ishengoma, Oumou Maiga-Ascofare, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Awa Deme, William Yavo, Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia, Lynette Isabella Ochola-Oyier, Gideon Kofi Helegbe, Jeffery Bailey, Michael Alifrangis and Abdoulaye Djimde
    Citation: Malaria Journal 2019 18:324
  3. Seeking consent for genetic and genomic research can be challenging, particularly in populations with low literacy levels, and in emergency situations. All of these factors were relevant to the MalariaGEN stud...

    Authors: Paulina Tindana, Susan Bull, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Jantina de Vries, Raymond Aborigo, Kwadwo Koram, Dominic Kwiatkowski and Michael Parker
    Citation: BMC Medical Ethics 2012 13:15
  4. Malaria is still a major global health burden, with more than 3.2 billion people in 91 countries remaining at risk of the disease. Accurately distinguishing malaria from other diseases, especially uncomplicate...

    Authors: Collins M. Morang’a, Lucas Amenga–Etego, Saikou Y. Bah, Vincent Appiah, Dominic S. Y. Amuzu, Nicholas Amoako, James Abugri, Abraham R. Oduro, Aubrey J. Cunnington, Gordon A. Awandare and Thomas D. Otto
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:375
  5. Childhood hearing impairment (HI) is genetically heterogeneous with many implicated genes, however, only a few of these genes are reported in African populations.

    Authors: Samuel Mawuli Adadey, Elvis Twumasi Aboagye, Kevin Esoh, Anushree Acharya, Thashi Bharadwaj, Nicole S. Lin, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Gordon A. Awandare, Isabelle Schrauwen, Suzanne M. Leal and Ambroise Wonkam
    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2022 15:237
  6. Plasmodium vivax has been largely neglected over the past century, despite a widespread recognition of its burden across region where it is endemic. The parasite invades reticulocytes, employing the interaction b...

    Authors: Lemu Golassa, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Eugenia Lo and Alfred Amambua-Ngwa
    Citation: Malaria Journal 2020 19:299
  7. Anti-malarial drug resistance remains a key concern for the global fight against malaria. In Ghana sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) is used for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy and combi...

    Authors: Lucas N. Amenga-Etego, Victor Asoala, Godfred Agongo, Christopher Jacob, Sonia Goncalves, Gordon A. Awandare, Kirk A. Rockett and Dominic Kwiatkowski
    Citation: Malaria Journal 2021 20:152
  8. Plasmodium falciparum parasite populations in Ethiopia have been experiencing local selective pressures from drugs and immunity, leading to evolutionary adaptation. However, there was a paucity of data on genomic...

    Authors: Deriba Abera, Caleb K. Kibet, Teshome Degefa, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Joel L. Bargul and Lemu Golassa
    Citation: Malaria Journal 2021 20:129
  9. The first case of the novel coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) in West Africa was first confirmed in Nigeria in February 2020. Since then, several public health interventions and preventive measures have been...

    Authors: Aniefiok John Udoakang, Alexandra Lindsey Djomkam Zune, Kesego Tapela, Oloche Owoicho, Ifeoluwa Kayode Fagbohun, Claudia Adzo Anyigba, Mat Lowe, Nora Nghochuzie Nganyewo, Bineta Keneme, Frances Ngozi Olisaka, Agatha Nkem Henry-Ajala, Mary Aigbiremo Oboh, Lily Paemka and Lucas N Amenga-Etego
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2022 22:445
  10. The advent of whole-genome sequencing has generated increased interest in modelling the structure of strain mixture within clinical infections of Plasmodium falciparum The life cycle of the parasite implies that...

    Authors: John D. O’Brien, Lucas Amenga-Etego and Ruiqi Li
    Citation: Malaria Journal 2016 15:473
  11. Translating genomic technologies into healthcare applications for the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum has been limited by the technical and logistical difficulties of obtaining high quality clinical sample...

    Authors: Samuel O. Oyola, Cristina V. Ariani, William L. Hamilton, Mihir Kekre, Lucas N. Amenga-Etego, Anita Ghansah, Gavin G. Rutledge, Seth Redmond, Magnus Manske, Dushyanth Jyothi, Chris G. Jacob, Thomas D. Otto, Kirk Rockett, Chris I. Newbold, Matthew Berriman and Dominic P. Kwiatkowski
    Citation: Malaria Journal 2016 15:597
  12. For many decades, access to human biological samples, such as cells, tissues, organs, blood, and sub-cellular materials such as DNA, for use in biomedical research, has been central in understanding the nature...

    Authors: Paulina Tindana, Catherine S Molyneux, Susan Bull and Michael Parker
    Citation: BMC Medical Ethics 2014 15:76