H3Africa Publications for 2020


  1. Candidate Gene Analysis Reveals Strong Association of CETP Variants With High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and PCSK9 Variants With Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol in Ghanaian Adults: An AWI-Gen Sub-Study. Agongo G, Amenga-Etego L, Nonterah EA, Debpuur C, Choudhury A, Bentley AR, Oduro AR, Rotimi CN, Crowther NJ, Ramsay M; AWI-Gen and H3Africa, H Africa. Candidate Gene Analysis Reveals Strong Association of CETP Variants With High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and PCSK9 Variants With Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol in Ghanaian Adults: An AWI-Gen Sub-Study. Front Genet. 2020 Oct 30;11:456661. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2020.456661. PMID: 33193594; PMCID: PMC7661969.
  2. SNPs in IL4 and IFNG show no protective associations with human African trypanosomiasis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a case-control study. Fataki Asina O, Noyes H, Bucheton B, Ilboudo H, MacLeod A, Mumba Ngoyi D; TrypanoGEN Group, as members of The H3Africa Consortium. SNPs in IL4 and IFNG show no protective associations with human African trypanosomiasis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a case-control study. AAS Open Res. 2020 Aug 4;3:35. doi: 10.12688/aasopenres.12999.1. PMID: 32964195; PMCID: PMC7481849.
  3. Benefit Sharing for Human Genomics Research: Awareness and Expectations of Genomics Researchers in Sub-Saharan Africa. Munung NS, de Vries J. Benefit Sharing for Human Genomics Research: Awareness and Expectations of Genomics Researchers in Sub-Saharan Africa. Ethics Hum Res. 2020 Nov;42(6):14-20. doi: 10.1002/eahr.500069. PMID: 33136331.
  4. Challenges of Genetic Data Sharing in African Studies. Stein CM. Challenges of Genetic Data Sharing in African Studies. Trends Genet. 2020 Dec;36(12):895-896. doi: 10.1016/j.tig.2020.07.010. Epub 2020 Aug 14. PMID: 32807514.
  5. High-depth African genomes inform human migration and health. Choudhury, A., Aron, S., Botigué, L.R. et al. High-depth African genomes inform human migration and health. Nature 586, 741–748 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2859-7 28 October 2020
  6. Blood signatures for second stage human African trypanosomiasis: a transcriptomic approach. Julius Mulindwa, Enock Matovu, John Enyaru, Christine Clayton. 2020 Jan 30;13(1):14. doi: 10.1186/s12920-020-0666-5. PMID: 32000760 PMCID: PMC6993467 DOI: 10.1186/s12920-020-0666-5 Free PMC article
  7. The Determinants of the Human Milk Metabolome and Its Role in Infant Health. Anna Ojo-Okunola, Stefano Cacciatore, Mark P Nicol, Elloise du Toit. 2020 Feb 20;10(2):77. doi: 10.3390/metabo10020077. PMID: 32093351 PMCID: PMC7074355 DOI: 10.3390/metabo10020077 Free PMC article
  8. Current Affairs of Microbial Genome-Wide Association Studies: Approaches, Bottlenecks and Analytical Pitfalls. James Emmanuel San, Shakuntala Baichoo, Aquillah Kanzi, Yumna Moosa, Richard Lessells, Vagner Fonseca, John Mogaka, Robert Power, Tulio de Oliveira. 2020 Jan 30;10:3119. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.03119. eCollection 2019. PMID: 32082269 PMCID: PMC7002396 DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.03119 Free PMC article
  9. MECP2 duplication syndrome in a patient from Cameroon.  Cedrik Tekendo-Ngongang, Sophie Dahoun, Séraphin Nguefack, Isabelle Moix, Stefania Gimelli, Huguette Zambo, Michael A Morris, Frédérique Sloan-Béna, Ambroise Wonkam. 2020 Apr;182(4):619-622. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.61510. Epub 2020 Feb 13. PMID: 32052928 PMCID: PMC7450984 DOI: 10.1002/ajmg.a.61510 Free PMC article
  10. Brain microRNAs associated with late-life depressive symptoms are also associated with cognitive trajectory and dementia. Thomas S Wingo, Jingjing Yang, Wen Fan, Se Min Canon, Ekaterina Sergeevna Gerasimov, Adriana Lori, Benjamin Logsdon, Bing Yao, Nicholas T Seyfried, James J Lah, Allan I Levey, Patricia A Boyle, Julia A Schneider, Philip L De Jager, David A Bennett, Aliza P Wingo. 2020 Feb 6;5:6. doi: 10.1038/s41525-019-0113-8. eCollection 2020. PMID: 32047652 PMCID: PMC7004995 DOI: 10.1038/s41525-019-0113-8 Free PMC article
  11. Integrated Computational Approaches and Tools forAllosteric Drug Discovery. Olivier Sheik Amamuddy, Wayde Veldman, Colleen Manyumwa, Afrah Khairallah, Steve Agajanian, Odeyemi Oluyemi, Gennady Verkhivker, Ozlem Tastan Bishop.  2020 Jan 28;21(3):847. doi: 10.3390/ijms21030847. PMID: 32013012 PMCID: PMC7036869 DOI: 10.3390/ijms21030847 Free PMC article
  12. Cascade Testing for Fragile X Syndrome in a Rural Setting in Cameroon (Sub-Saharan Africa). Karen Kengne Kamga, Séraphin Nguefack, Khuthala Minka, Edmond Wonkam Tingang, Alina Esterhuizen, Syntia Nchangwi Munung, Jantina De Vries, Ambroise Wonkam. 2020 Jan 28;11(2):136. doi: 10.3390/genes11020136. PMID: 32012997 PMCID: PMC7074341 DOI: 10.3390/genes11020136 Free PMC article
  13. A novel variant in the spatacsin gene causing SPG11 in a Malian family. Guida Landouré, Kékouta Dembélé, Salimata Diarra, Lassana Cissé, Oumar Samassékou, Abdoulaye Bocoum, Abdoulaye Yalcouyé, Moussa Traoré, Kenneth H Fischbeck, Cheick O Guinto, H3Africa Consortium. 2020 Apr 15;411:116675. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2020.116675. Epub 2020 Jan 7. PMID: 32007754 DOI: 10.1016/j.jns.2020.116675
  14. Genetics of schizophrenia in the South African Xhosa. S Gulsuner, D J Stein, E S Susser, G Sibeko, A Pretorius, T Walsh, L Majara, M M Mndini, S G Mqulwana, O A Ntola, S Casadei, L L Ngqengelele, V Korchina, C van der Merwe, M Malan, K M Fader, M Feng, E Willoughby, D Muzny, A Baldinger, H F Andrews, R C Gur, R A Gibbs, Z Zingela, M Nagdee, R S Ramesar, M-C King, J M McClellan.  2020 Jan 31;367(6477):569-573. doi: 10.1126/science.aay8833. PMID: 32001654 DOI: 10.1126/science.aay8833
  15. Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms with dyslipidemia in antiretroviral exposed HIV patients in a Ghanaian population: A case-control study. Christian Obirikorang, Emmanuel Acheampong, Lawrence Quaye, Joseph Yorke, Ernestine Kubi Amos-Abanyie, Priscilla Abena Akyaw, Enoch Odame Anto, Simon Bannison Bani, Evans Adu Asamoah, Emmanuella Nsenbah Batu.  2020 Jan 13;15(1):e0227779. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0227779. eCollection 2020. PMID: 31929604 PMCID: PMC6957303 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0227779  Free PMC article
  16. Hemopexin deficiency promotes acute kidney injury in sickle cell disease. Solomon F Ofori-Acquah, Rimi Hazra, Oluwaseun O Orikogbo, Danielle Crosby, Bethany Flage, Ezekiel B Ackah, Diane Lenhart, Roderick J Tan, Dario A Vitturi, Vivian Paintsil, Ellis Owusu-Dabo, Samit Ghosh, SickleGenAfrica Network. 2020 Mar 26;135(13):1044-1048. doi: 10.1182/blood.2019002653. PMID: 32043112 PMCID: PMC7218735 (available on 2021-03-26) DOI: 10.1182/blood.2019002653
  17. Quadrivalent VesiculoVax vaccine protects nonhuman primates from viral-induced hemorrhagic fever and death. Robert W Cross, Rong Xu, Demetrius Matassov, Stefan Hamm, Theresa E Latham, Cheryl S Gerardi, Rebecca M Nowak, Joan B Geisbert, Ayuko Ota-Setlik, Krystle N Agans, Amara Luckay, Susan E Witko, Lena Soukieh, Daniel J Deer, Chad E Mire, Heinz Feldmann, Christian Happi, Karla A Fenton, John H Eldridge, Thomas W Geisbert. 2020 Jan 2;130(1):539-551. doi: 10.1172/JCI131958. PMID: 31820871 PMCID: PMC6934204 DOI: 10.1172/JCI131958 Free PMC article
  18. Genetic associations between serum low LDL-cholesterol levels and variants in LDLR, APOB, PCSK9 and LDLRAP1 in African populations. Mahtaab Hayat, Robyn Kerr, Amy R Bentley, Charles N Rotimi, Frederick J Raal, Michèle Ramsay. 2020 Feb 21;15(2):e0229098. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0229098. eCollection 2020. PMID: 32084179 PMCID: PMC7034850 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0229098 Free PMC article
  19. Hinge length contributes to the phagocytic activity of HIV-specific IgG1 and IgG3 antibodies. Thach H Chu, Andrew R Crowley, Iara Backes, Cheryl Chang, Matthew Tay, Thomas Broge, Marina Tuyishime, Guido Ferrari, Michael S Seaman, Simone I Richardson, Georgia D Tomaras, Galit Alter, David Leib, Margaret E Ackerman. 2020 Feb 24;16(2):e1008083. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1008083. eCollection 2020 Feb. PMID: 32092122 PMCID: PMC7058349 DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1008083 Free PMC article
  20. Regional Patterns and Association Between Obesity and Hypertension in Africa: Evidence From the H3Africa CHAIR Study. Onoja M Akpa, Felix Made, Akinlolu Ojo, Bruce Ovbiagele, Dwomoa Adu, Ayesha A Motala, Bongani M Mayosi, Sally N Adebamowo, Mark E Engel, Bamidele Tayo, Charles Rotimi, Babatunde Salako, Rufus Akinyemi, Mulugeta Gebregziabher, Fred Sarfo, Kolawole Wahab, Godfred Agongo, Marianne Alberts, Stuart A Ali, Gershim Asiki, Romuald P Boua, F Xavier Gómez-Olivé, Felistas Mashinya, Lisa Micklesfield, Shukri F Mohamed, Engelbert A Nonterah, Shane A Norris, Hermann Sorgho, Stephen Tollman, Rulan S Parekh, Chishala Chishala, Kenneth Ekoru, Salina P Waddy, Emmanuel Peprah, George A Mensah, Ken Wiley, Jennifer Troyer, Michèle Ramsay, Mayowa O Owolabi, as members of the CVD Working Group of the H3Africa Consortium. 2020 May;75(5):1167-1178. doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.14147. Epub 2020 Mar 16. PMID: 32172619 PMCID: PMC7176339 DOI: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.14147 Free PMC article
  21. H3Africa partnerships to empower clinical research sites to generate high-quality biological samples. Talishiea Croxton, Ndidi Agala, Emmanuel Jonathan, Olasinbo Balogun, Petronilla J Ozumba, Enzenwa Onyemata, Shefiya Lawal, Manmak Mamven, Samuel Ajayi, Sylvia E Melikam, Mayowa Owolabi, Bruce Ovbiagele, Dwomoa Adu, Akinlolu Ojo, Christine M Beiswanger, Alash’le Abimiku. 2020 Mar 18;9(1):935. doi: 10.4102/ajlm.v9i1.935. eCollection 2020. PMID: 32284923 PMCID: PMC7136697 DOI: 10.4102/ajlm.v9i1.935 Free PMC article
  22. A review of clinical pharmacogenetics Studies in African populations. Fouzia Radouani, Lyndon Zass, Yosr Hamdi, Jorge da Rocha, Reem Sallam, Sonia Abdelhak, Samah Ahmed, Maryame Azzouzi, Ichrak Benamri, Alia Benkahla, Balkiss Bouhaouala-Zahar, Melek Chaouch, Haifa Jmel, Rym Kefi, Ayoub Ksouri, Judit Kumuthini, Phumlani Masilela, Collen Masimirembwa, Houcemeddine Othman, Sumir Panji, Lilia Romdhane, Chaimae Samtal, Rania Sibira, Kais Ghedira, Faisal Fadlelmola, Samar Kamal Kassim, Nicola Mulder. 2020 Mar;17(2):155-170. doi: 10.2217/pme-2019-0110. Epub 2020 Mar 3. PMID: 32125935 DOI: 10.2217/pme-2019-0110 Free article
  23. Neuropsychiatric and socio-cultural aspects in a Malian family with spinocerebellar ataxia. Souleymane P Coulibaly, Souleymane Coulibaly, Hammadoun A Sango, Lassana Cissé, Fatoumata I Maïga, Boubacar Maïga, Salimata Diarra, Seybou H Diallo, Thomas Coulibaly, Mahamadou Traoré, Cheick O Guinto, Baba Koumaré, Guida Landouré. 2020 Mar;178(3):278-282. doi: 10.1016/j.amp.2018.02.018. Epub 2019 Mar 18. PMID: 32431322 PMCID: PMC7236554 (available on 2021-03-01) DOI: 10.1016/j.amp.2018.02.018
  24. Real-time Metagenomic Analysis of Undiagnosed Fever Cases Unveils a Yellow Fever Outbreak in Edo State, Nigeria. Fehintola V Ajogbasile, Judith U Oguzie, Paul E Oluniyi, Philomena E Eromon, Jessica N Uwanibe, Samar B Mehta, Katherine J Siddle, Ikponmwosa Odia, Sarah M Winnicki, Nosa Akpede, George Akpede, Sylvanus Okogbenin, Ephraim Ogbaini-Emovon, Bronwyn L MacInnis, Onikepe A Folarin, Kayvon Modjarrad, Stephen F Schaffner, Oyewale Tomori, Chikwe Ihekweazu, Pardis C Sabeti, Christian T Happi. 2020 Feb 21;10(1):3180. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-59880-w. PMID: 32081931 PMCID: PMC7035389 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-59880-w Free PMC article
  25. Lived Experiences of Fragile X Syndrome Caregivers: A Scoping Review of Qualitative Studies. Karen Kengne Kamga, Jantina De Vries, Seraphin Nguefack, Syntia Nchangwi Munung, Ambroise Wonkam. 2020 Feb 27;11:128. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2020.00128. eCollection 2020. PMID: 32174884 PMCID: PMC7056838 DOI: 10.3389/fneur.2020.00128 Free PMC article
  26. Clustering of asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infection and the effectiveness of targeted malaria control measures. Jeffrey G Shaffer, Mahamoudou B Touré, Nafomon Sogoba, Seydou O Doumbia, Jules F Gomis, Mouhamadou Ndiaye, Daouda Ndiaye, Ayouba Diarra, Ismaela Abubakar, Abdullahi Ahmad, Muna Affara, Davis Nwakanma, Mary Lukowski, James C Welty, Frances J Mather, Joseph Keating, Donald J Krogstad. 2020 Jan 21;19(1):33. doi: 10.1186/s12936-019-3063-9. PMID: 31964378 PMCID: PMC6975028 DOI: 10.1186/s12936-019-3063-9 Free PMC article
  27. Shared proteomic effects of cerebral atherosclerosis and Alzheimer’s disease on the human brain. Aliza P Wingo, Wen Fan, Duc M Duong, Ekaterina S Gerasimov, Eric B Dammer, Yue Liu, Nadia V Harerimana, Bartholomew White, Madhav Thambisetty, Juan C Troncoso, Namhee Kim, Julie A Schneider, Ihab M Hajjar, James J Lah, David A Bennett, Nicholas T Seyfried, Allan I Levey, Thomas S Wingo. 2020 Jun;23(6):696-700. doi: 10.1038/s41593-020-0635-5. Epub 2020 May 18. PMID: 32424284 PMCID: PMC7269838 (available on 2020-11-18) DOI: 10.1038/s41593-020-0635-5
  28. Composition of Gut Microbiota of Children and Adolescents With Perinatal Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Taking Antiretroviral Therapy in Zimbabwe. Trym T Flygel, Evgeniya Sovershaeva, Shantelle Claassen-Weitz, Erik Hjerde, Kilaza S Mwaikono, Jon Odland, Rashida A Ferrand, Grace Mchugh, Tore J Gutteberg, Mark P Nicol, Jorunn P Cavanagh, Trond Flægstad, BREATHE Study Team.  2020 Jan 14;221(3):483-492. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz473. PMID: 31549151 PMCID: PMC7457326 DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiz473 Free PMC article
  29. Ten simple rules for providing effective bioinformatics research support. Judit Kumuthini, Michael Chimenti, Sven Nahnsen, Alexander Peltzer, Rebone Meraba, Ross McFadyen, Gordon Wells, Deanne Taylor, Mark Maienschein-Cline, Jian-Liang Li, Jyothi Thimmapuram, Radha Murthy-Karuturi, Lyndon Zass.  2020 Mar 26;16(3):e1007531. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007531. PMID: 32214318 PMCID: PMC7098546 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007531 Free PMC article
  30. Building Skills and Resources for Genomics, Epigenetics, and Bioinformatics Research for Africa: Report of the Joint 11th Conference of the African Society of Human Genetics and 12th H3Africa Consortium, 2018. Clarisse Musanabaganwa, Bonaventure Mihigo, Robert Tumusime, Mediatrice Uwanyirigira, Jorge da Rocha, Mahtaab Hayat, Melanie Govender, Peace Buto, Tina Nyunga, Raj S Ramesar, Charles Rotimi, Jacob Souopgui, Ambroise Wonkam, Scott M Williams, Stefan Jansen, Michèle Ramsay, Leon Mutesa. 2020 Jun;102(6):1417-1424. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.19-0837. PMID: 32207403 PMCID: PMC7253097 DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.19-0837 Free PMC article
  31. Burden of post-traumatic stress disorder in postgenocide Rwandan population following exposure to 1994 genocide against the Tutsi: A meta-analysis. Clarisse Musanabaganwa, Stefan Jansen, Segun Fatumo, Eugene Rutembesa, Jean Mutabaruka, Darius Gishoma, Annette Uwineza, Yvonne Kayiteshonga, Amal Alachkar, Derek Wildman, Monica Uddin, Leon Mutesa. 2020 Oct 1;275:7-13. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.06.017. Epub 2020 Jun 23. PMID: 32658827 PMCID: PMC7395874 (available on 2021-10-01) DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.06.017
  32. Returning incidental findings in African genomics research. Ambroise Wonkam, Jantina de Vries. 2020 Jan;52(1):17-20. doi: 10.1038/s41588-019-0542-4. PMID: 31768070 PMCID: PMC7255819 DOI: 10.1038/s41588-019-0542-4 Free PMC article
  33. OGRDB: a reference database of inferred immune receptor genes. William Lees, Christian E Busse, Martin Corcoran, Mats Ohlin, Cathrine Scheepers, Frederick A Matsen, Gur Yaari, Corey T Watson, AIRR Community; Andrew Collins, Adrian J Shepherd. 2020 Jan 8;48(D1):D964-D970. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkz822. PMID: 31566225 PMCID: PMC6943078 DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkz822 Free PMC article
  34. A broad survey of DNA sequence data simulation tools. Shatha Alosaimi, Armand Bandiang, Noelle van Biljon, Denis Awany, Prisca K Thami, Milaine S S Tchamga, Anmol Kiran, Olfa Messaoud, Radia Ismaeel Mohammed Hassan, Jacquiline Mugo, Azza Ahmed, Christian D Bope, Imane Allali, Gaston K Mazandu, Nicola J Mulder, Emile R Chimusa. 2020 Jan 22;19(1):49-59. doi: 10.1093/bfgp/elz033. PMID: 31867604 PMCID: PMC7030445 (available on 2020-12-23) DOI: 10.1093/bfgp/elz033
  35. Copy number variation in human genomes from three major ethno-linguistic groups in Africa. Oscar A Nyangiri, Harry Noyes, Julius Mulindwa, Hamidou Ilboudo, Justin Windingoudi Kabore, Bernardin Ahouty, Mathurin Koffi, Olivier Fataki Asina, Dieudonne Mumba, Elvis Ofon, Gustave Simo, Magambo Phillip Kimuda, John Enyaru, Vincent Pius Alibu, Kelita Kamoto, John Chisi, Martin Simuunza, Mamadou Camara, Issa Sidibe, Annette MacLeod, Bruno Bucheton, Neil Hall, Christiane Hertz-Fowler, Enock Matovu, TrypanoGEN Research Group, as members of The H3Africa Consortium. 2020 Apr 10;21(1):289. doi: 10.1186/s12864-020-6669-y. PMID: 32272904 PMCID: PMC7147055 DOI: 10.1186/s12864-020-6669-y Free PMC article
  36. Delivering blended bioinformatics training in resource-limited settings: a case study on the University of Khartoum H3ABioNet node. Azza E Ahmed, Ayah A Awadallah, Mawada Tagelsir, Maram A Suliman, Atheer Eltigani, Hassan Elsafi, Basil D Hamdelnile, Mohamed A Mukhtar, Faisal M Fadlelmola. 2020 Mar 23;21(2):719-728. doi: 10.1093/bib/bbz004. PMID: 30773584 PMCID: PMC7299290 DOI: 10.1093/bib/bbz004 Free PMC article
  37. High Levels of Genetic Diversity within Nilo-Saharan Populations: Implications for Human Adaptation. Julius Mulindwa, Harry Noyes, Hamidou Ilboudo, Luca Pagani, Oscar Nyangiri, Magambo Phillip Kimuda, Bernardin Ahouty, Olivier Fataki Asina, Elvis Ofon, Kelita Kamoto, Justin Windingoudi Kabore, Mathurin Koffi, Dieudonne Mumba Ngoyi, Gustave Simo, John Chisi, Issa Sidibe, John Enyaru, Martin Simuunza, Pius Alibu, Vincent Jamonneau, Mamadou Camara, Andy Tait, Neil Hall, Bruno Bucheton, Annette MacLeod, Christiane Hertz-Fowler, Enock Matovu, TrypanoGEN Research Group of the H3Africa Consortium. 2020 Sep 3;107(3):473-486. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2020.07.007. Epub 2020 Aug 10. PMID: 32781046 PMCID: PMC7477016 (available on 2021-03-03) DOI: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2020.07.007
  38. Nrf2 deficiency in mice attenuates erythropoietic stress-related macrophage hypercellularity. Oluwabukola T Gbotosho, Maria G Kapetanaki, Mark Ross, Samit Ghosh, Frances Weidert, Grant C Bullock, Simon Watkins, Solomon F Ofori-Acquah, Gregory J Kato. 2020 Apr;84:19-28.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.exphem.2020.02.005. Epub 2020 Mar 6. PMID: 32151553 PMCID: PMC7237317 (available on 2021-04-01) DOI: 10.1016/j.exphem.2020.02.005
  39. The Influence of DNA Extraction and Lipid Removal on Human Milk Bacterial Profiles. Anna Ojo-Okunola, Shantelle Claassen-Weitz, Kilaza S Mwaikono, Sugnet Gardner-Lubbe, Heather J Zar, Mark P Nicol, Elloise du Toit.  2020 May 15;3(2):39. doi: 10.3390/mps3020039. PMID: 32429170 PMCID: PMC7359716 DOI: 10.3390/mps3020039 Free PMC article
  40. The opportunity in African genome resource for precision medicine. Segun Fatumo. 2020 Apr;54:102721. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2020.102721. Epub 2020 Apr 5. PMID: 32268272 PMCID: PMC7136609 DOI: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2020.102721 Free PMC article
  41. Stigma in African genomics research: Gendered blame, polygamy, ancestry and disease causal beliefs impact on the risk of harm. Jantina de Vries, Guida Landouré, Ambroise Wonkam. 2020 Aug;258:113091. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.113091. Epub 2020 May 30. PMID: 32521416 PMCID: PMC7396479 DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.113091
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  42. Unraveling the risk factors for spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage among West Africans. Fred S Sarfo, Bruce Ovbiagele, Mulugeta Gebregziabher, Onoja Akpa, Albert Akpalu, Kolawole Wahab, Godwin Ogbole, Rufus Akinyemi, Reginald Obiako, Morenikeji Komolafe, Lukman Owolabi, Daniel Lackland, Donna Arnett, Hemant Tiwari, Hugh S Markus, Joshua Akinyemi, Ayodipupo Oguntade, Bimbo Fawale, Abiodun Adeoye, Obiabo Olugbo, Luqman Ogunjimi, Godwin Osaigbovo, Carolyn Jenkins, Ijezie Chukwuonye, Olabamiji Ajose, Lekan Oyinloye, Fedelis Mutiso, Ruth Laryea, Benedict Calys-Tagoe, Abdul Salaam, Ganiyu Amusa, Samuel Olowookere, Chidiebere Imoh, Aliyu Mande, Oyedunni Arulogun, Fakunle Adekunle, Lambert Appiah, Olayemi Balogun, Arti Singh, Osi Adeleye, Okechukwu Ogah, Akintomiwa Makanjuola, Dorcas Owusu, Philip Kolo, Oladimeji Adebayo, Atinuke Agunloye, Vincent Shidali, Moyinoluwalogo Faniyan, Sulaiman Lakoh, Samuel Diala, Henry Iheonye, Chika Efidi, Emmanuel Sanya, Taofiki Sunmonu, Adeseye Akintunde, Mayowa Owolabi, SIREN. 2020 Mar 10;94(10):e998-e1012. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000009056. Epub 2020 Feb 19. PMID: 32075893 PMCID: PMC7238923 DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000009056 Free PMC article
  43. Longitudinal changes in the nasopharyngeal resistome of South African infants using shotgun metagenomic sequencing. Rendani I Manenzhe, Felix S Dube, Meredith Wright, Katie Lennard, Heather J Zar, Stephanie Mounaud, William C Nierman, Mark P Nicol, Clinton Moodley. 2020 Apr 22;15(4):e0231887. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0231887. eCollection 2020. PMID: 32320455 PMCID: PMC7176138 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0231887 Free PMC article
  44. Pragmatic Solutions for Stroke Recovery and Improved Quality of Life in Low- and Middle-Income Countries-A Systematic Review. Echezona Nelson Dominic Ekechukwu, Paul Olowoyo, Kingsley Obumneme Nwankwo, Olubukola A Olaleye, Veronica Ebere Ogbodo, Talhatu Kolapo Hamzat, Mayowa Ojo Owolabi. 2020 Jun 25;11:337. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2020.00337. eCollection 2020. PMID: 32695058 PMCID: PMC7336355 DOI: 10.3389/fneur.2020.00337 Free PMC article
  45. Essential gene prediction in Drosophila melanogaster using machine learning approaches based on sequence and functional features. Olufemi Aromolaran, Thomas Beder, Marcus Oswald, Jelili Oyelade, Ezekiel Adebiyi, Rainer Koenig. 2020 Mar 10;18:612-621. doi: 10.1016/j.csbj.2020.02.022. eCollection 2020. PMID: 32257045 PMCID: PMC7096750 DOI: 10.1016/j.csbj.2020.02.022 Free PMC article
  46. Association between DNA methylation levels in brain tissue and late-life depression in community-based participants. Anke Hüls, Chloe Robins, Karen N Conneely, Philip L De Jager, David A Bennett, Michael P Epstein, Thomas S Wingo, Aliza P Wingo.  2020 Jul 30;10(1):262. doi: 10.1038/s41398-020-00948-6. PMID: 32733030 PMCID: PMC7393126 DOI: 10.1038/s41398-020-00948-6 Free PMC article
  47. Prevalence and clinical correlates of substance use disorders in South African Xhosa patients with schizophrenia. Henk Temmingh, Ezra Susser, Sumaya Mall, Megan Campbell, Goodman Sibeko, Dan J Stein. 2020 Aug 14. doi: 10.1007/s00127-020-01942-5. PMID: 32797244 DOI: 10.1007/s00127-020-01942-5
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