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Sod-Cutting Ceremony Held to Construct WAGMC Multipurpose Genomic Medicine Building Complex

The West African Genetic Medicine Centre (WAGMC)┬áhas organised a sod-cutting ceremony to commemorate the upcoming construction of its Multipurpose Genomic Medicine Building Complex. The Vice-Chancellor, …

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Prof. Solomon Fiifi Ofori-Acquah Appointed President of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Ghana (SCFG)

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Ghana (SCFG) has announced the appointment of Professor Solomon Fiifi Ofori-Acquah as its new President with immediate effect. In his …

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Death Of Professor Kwaku Ohene-Frempong

It is with heavy hearts and great difficulty that we announce the passing of Prof. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, the West African Genetic Medicine Centre (WAGMC) Sectoral …

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Professor Ofori-Acquah Awarded an NIH Multimillion Dollar Grant to Sequence the Whole Genome DNA of Children with Sickle Cell Disease in Ghana

Professor Fiifi Ofori-Acquah, Director of the West African Genetic Medicine Centre (WAGMC) and Dean of the School of Biomedical and Allied Health Sciences (SBAHS) has …

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WAGMC Launches Maiden MSc Genetic Counselling Programme in Sub-Saharan Africa

The West African Genetic Medicine Centre (WAGMC), University of Ghana welcomed the first cohort of students into its new flagship Master of Science (MSc) degree …

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University of Ghana Receives Delegation from Sanford World Clinics

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Nana Aba Appiah Amfo with the delegation On Monday, November 15 2021, a delegation from Sanford Health and Sanford World Clinics led …

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