If you have traveled from a COVID-19 high risk country in the last 14 days AND developed symptoms • Stay in your house and isolate yourself as much as possible • Call the Ghana Health Service (GHS) Hotline 0552222004/0552222005/0509497700/0558439868 • The GHS will give you further instructions and take a sample from you • Do NOT go to one of the testing facilities or hospitals. Testing is only provided for samples coming via the GHS.
As an international platform for biomedical research, KCCR’s modus operandi based on the close collaboration between KNUST School of Medical Science(SMS), Ghana, and the Bernhard-Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM), Hamburg, Germany.
Day of Science
On the 16th November, 2017, KCCR organized a “Day of Science” for which 70 children in the age of 8 and 13 from three different schools in Kumasi were invited.
After a highly competitive process, Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and its four leading Scientists have been selected to participate in the Excell Researcher and Leadership Development Programme.
KCCR 20th Anniversary
KCCR 20th Anniversary grand durbar celebration took place on Friday 17th November 2017 at the Centre’s quadrangle.
Dr. Alexander Kwarteng’s research seeks to elucidate the immune response and molecular mechanisms underlying diseases of poverty including human filarial infections.read more