projects

  Wellcome Trust Projects

Collaborative Centers   

  

Prof. Bongani Mayosi

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

RHDGen: The Genetics of Rheumatic Heart Disease Network  

 

Prof. Enock Matovu

Makerere University

Kampala, Uganda

TrypanoGEN: an Integrated Approach to the Identification of Genetic Determinants of Susceptibility to Trypanosomiasis

  Ayesha Motala

Prof. Ayesha Motala

University of KwaZulu-Natal

Durban, South Africa

Burden, Spectrum and Aetiology of Type 2 Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa

NIH Projects

Collaborative Center   

 

Prof. Clement Adebamowo

Institute of Human Virology

Abuja, Nigeria

African Collaborative Center for Microbiome and Genomics Research (ACCME)

Dr. Adeyinka Ashaye

University of Ibadan College of Medicine, Nigeria

Eyes of Africa: The Genetics of Blindness

Dr. Dwomoa Adu

University of Ghana Medical School

Accra, Ghana

 

Dr. Akinlolu Ojo

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI, USA

 H3Africa Kidney Disease Research Network  

 

 

 

Dr Salako Babatunde

University of Ghana Medical School

Accra, Ghana

 Dr. Mogomotsi Matshaba

Botswana-Baylor Children's Clinical Centre of Excellence

Gaborone, Botwana

 

Collaborative African Genomics Network (CAfGEN)

Gabriel Anabwani

Prof. Gabriel Anabwani

Botswana-Baylor Children's Clinical Centre of Excellence

Gaborone, Botwana

Moses Joloba

Prof. Moses Joloba

Makarere University College of Health Sciences

Kampala, Uganda

Adeodata Kekitiinwa

Prof. Adeodata Kekitiinwa

Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation

Gaborone, Botswana

 Graeme Mardon

Prof. Graeme Mardon

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX, USA

Wata Mpoloka

Prof. Sununguko Wata Mpoloka

University of Botswana Faculty of Biological Sciences

Gaborone, Botswana

Oathokwa Nkomazana

Prof. Oathokwa Nkomazana

University of Botswana Faculty of Biological Sciences

Gaborone, Botswana

M Owolabi

Prof. Mayowa Owolabi

University of Ibadan

Ibadan, Nigeria

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Prof. Bruce Ovbiagele

Medical University of South Carolina

Charleston, SC, USA

Stroke Investigative Research & Educational Network (SIREN)

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Prof. Mark Nicol

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa 

Center for Research on the Respiratory Microbiota of African Children (ReMAC)

Dr. Solomon Ofori-Acquah
Dr. Gordon Awandare
Dr. Julie Makani

University of Ghana, Ghana

 SickleGenAfrica:Sickle Cell Disease Genomics Network of Africa

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Prof. Michele Ramsay

University of the Witwatersrand & NHLS

Jhoannesburg, South Africa

 

AWI-Gen Phase 2: Genomic and environmental risk factors for cardiometabolic disease in Africans

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Prof. Michele Ramsay

University of the Witwatersrand & NHLS

Jhoannesburg, South Africa

sankoh sml

Dr. Osman Sankoh

INDEPTH

Accra, Ghana

Genomic and Environmental Risk Factors for Cardiometabolic Disease in Africans (AWI-GEN)

C Happi

Prof. Christian Happi

Redeemer's  University

Redemption City, Nigeria

 

Genomic Characterization and Surveillance of Microbial Threats in West Africa

Research Projects   

abimiku sml

Prof. Alash'le Abimiku

Institute of Human Virology

Abuja, Nigeria

Breast Milk Microbiota Influence on Infant Immunity and Growth (BEAMING)

Adebamowo

Prof. Clement Adebamowo

Institute of Human Virology

Abuja, Nigeria

African Female Breast Cancer Epidermiology (AFBRECANE) Study

  

Prof. Dissou Affolabi

National Hospital for Tuberculosis and Pulmonary Diseases

Cotonou, Benin

Contribution of Genetic Variation to Pharmacokinetic Variability and Toxicity in Patients Undergoing Multi-drug Tuberculosis Treatment in Sub-Saharan Africa (RAFAgene)

Prof. Gobena Ameni

Addis Ababa University

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Systems Biology for Molecular Analysis of Tuberculosis in Ethiopia

  

Prof. Christian Happi

Redeemer's  University

Redemption City, Nigeria

Host and Microbial Genetic Determinants of Febrile Illness in West Africa

  

Prof. Guida Landoure

University of Bamako

Bamako, Mali

Clinical and Genetic Studies of Hereditary Neurological Disorders in Mali

Dr. Zane Lombard

WITS HEALTH CONSORTIUM (PTY), LTD,   South Africa

Deciphering Developmental Disorders in Africa (DDD-Africa) - Evaluating Clinical Exome Sequencing in an African Setting

Prof. Lynn Morris

WITS HEALTH CONSORTIUM (PTY), LTD,   South Africa

Immunoglobulin gene diversity in an African population and impact on antibody function in HIV infection

Dr. Leon Mutesa
Dr. Monica Uddin
Dr. Derek Wildman
Dr. Stefan Jansen
National University of Rwanda, Rwanda

Transgenerational Epigenomics of Trauma and PTSD in Rwanda

Prof. Mark Nicol

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

The Nasopharyngeal Microbiome and Respiratory Disease in African Children

Prof. Hugh Patterton

University of the Free State

Bloemfontein, South Africa

Reprogramming of the Trypanosoma brucei Epigenome during Human Infection: Opportunities for New Therapies

stein sml

Prof. Dan Stein

Dr. Nastassja Koen
Dr. Kerry Ressler
Dr. Aliza Wingo

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

Transgenerational Effects of Maternal Stressors: Investigating the Role of Infant Gene Expression

Prof. Dan Stein

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

Prof. Raj Ramesar

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

The Genomics of Schizophrenia in the South African Xhosa People

A Wonkam

Prof. Ambroise Wonkam

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

Hearing Impairment Genetics Studies in Africa (HI-GENES Africa)

Ethical, Legal, and Society Issues  Collaborative Centre  

A Wonkam

Prof. Ambroise Wonkam

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

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Dr. Jantina de Vries

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

Individual Findings in Genetic Research in Africa (IFGeneRA)

Ethical, Legal, and Society Issues Research Program

Dr. Erisa Sabakaki

Makerere University
Kampala, Uganda

Ethical and social issues in informed consent processes in African genomic research

Ethical, Legal, and Society Issues Research Research Projects

 Adebamowo

Prof. Clement Adebamowo

Institute of Human Virology

Abuja, Nigeria

Indigenous Linguistic and Cultural Concepts of Heritability and Comprehension of Genomics Research in Africa (INDIGENE) Study

Getnet Tadele

Prof. Getnet Tadele

Addis Ababa University

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

 Enhancing Ethiopian Youths' Literacy about the Gene x Environment Contributions to Health Using the context of Podoconiosis

Prof. Ambroise Wonkam

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

Exploring Perspectives on Genomics and Sickle Cell Public Health Interventions

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Dr Jantina de Vries

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

 Stigma in African genomics research on Schizophrenia and Rheumatic Heart Disease

Alice Matimba

Dr Alice Matimba

University of Zimbabwe

Harare, Zimbabwe

Genomics Inheritance Legal and Social Issues

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Prof. Keymanthri Moodley

Stellenbosch University

Cape Town, South Africa

Community Engagement for H3Africa Biobanking Research: The Tygerberg Model

Pilot Biorepository Research Projects

Prof. Alash'le Abimiku

Institute of Human Virology

Abuja, Nigeria

IHVN H3Africa Biorepository (I-HAB) Initiative

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Dr. Elizabeth Mayne  

Clinical Laboratory Services

University of the Wiwatersrand  

Establishment of an H3Africa Biorepository at Clinical Laboratory Services

Prof. Moses Joloba

Makerere University College of Health Sciences

Kampala, Uganda

Integrated Biorepository of H3Africa Uganda – IBRH3AU

Bioinformatics Network

  

Prof. Nicola Mulder

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

H3ABioNet: a Sustainable African Bioinformatics Network for H3Africa

Global Health Bioinformatics Research Training Program

Dr. Ezekiel Adebiyi
Dr. Peter Amoako-Yirenky
Dr. Seydou Doumbia

Covenant University, Nigeria

West African Sustainable Leadership and Innovation Training in Bioinformatics Research (WASLITBRE)

Dr. Seydou Doumbia
Dr. Jian Li
Dr. Jeffrey Shaffer

University of Sciences, Tech & Tech of Bamako, Mali

West African Center of Excellence for Global Health Bioinformatics Research Training

Dr. David Kateete
Dr. Daudi JJingo
Dr. Irving Jordan
Dr. Graeme Mardon

Makerere University, Uganda

Nurturing Genomics and Bioinformatics Research Capacity in Africa (BRecA)

Daniel Masiga

International Centre of Insect Physiology, Kenya

Eastern Africa Network for Bioinformatics Training - (EANBiT)

 

Previous Members 

 

U Jentsch

Prof. Ute Jentsch

Wits Health Consortium (Pty) Ltd

Johannesburg, South Africa

 

 

 

Establishment of an H3Africa Biorepository at Clinical Laboratory Services

 

abayomi sml

Prof. Akin Abayomi

Stellenbosch University of Medicine & NHLS

Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

Development of H3 Africa Biorepositories to Facilitate Studies on Biodiversity, Disease & Pharmacogenomics of African Populations