H3Africa Publications for 2021


  1. The Development of a Sustainable Bioinformatics Training Environment Within the H3Africa Bioinformatics Network (H3ABioNet). Aron Shaun, Chauke Paballo Abel, Ras Verena, Panji Sumir, Johnston Katherine, Mulder Nicola. Frontiers in Education doi: 10.3389/feduc.2021.725702
  2. HIV Viremia Is Associated With APOL1 Variants and Reduced JC-Viruria. Kruzel-Davila E, Sankofi BM, Kubi Amos-Abanyie E, Ghansah A, Nyarko A, Agyemang S, Awandare GA, Szwarcwort-Cohen M, Reiner-Benaim A, Hijazi B, Ulasi I, Raji YR, Boima V, Osafo C, May Adabayeri V, Matekole M, Olanrewaju TO, Ajayi S, Mamven M, Antwi S, Ademola AD, Plange-Rhule J, Arogundade F, Akyaw PA, Winkler CA, Salako BL, Ojo A, Skorecki K, Adu D. Front Med (Lausanne). 2021 Aug 27;8:718300. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2021.718300. PMID: 34513880; PMCID: PMC8429812.
  3. African Global Representation in Biomedical Sciences. Mulder N, Zass L, Hamdi Y, Othman H, Panji S, Allali I, Fakim YJ. Annu Rev Biomed Data Sci. 2021 Jul 20;4:57-81. doi: 10.1146/annurev-biodatasci-102920-112550. PMID: 34465182.
  4. Wilkinson, E., et al. “A year of genomic surveillance reveals how the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic unfolded in Africa.” Science 0(0): eabj4336.
  5. SickleGenAfrica Network. Sickle Cell Disease Genomics of Africa (SickleGenAfrica) Network: ethical framework and initial qualitative findings from community engagement in Ghana, Nigeria and Tanzania. Anie KA, Olayemi E, Paintsil V, Owusu-Dabo E, Adeyemo TA, Sani MU, Galadanci NA, Nnodu O, Tluway F, Adjei DN, Mensah P, Sarfo-Antwi J, Nwokobia H, Gambo A, Benjamin A, Salim A, Osae-Larbi JA, Ofori-Acquah SF; BMJ Open. 2021 Jul 23;11(7):e048208. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-048208. PMID: 34301659; PMCID: PMC8311318.
  6. Metabolic Traits and Stroke Risk in Individuals of African Ancestry: Mendelian Randomization Analysis. Fatumo S, Karhunen V, Chikowore T, Sounkou T, Udosen B, Ezenwa C, Nakabuye M, Soremekun O, Daghlas I, Ryan DK, Taylor A, Mason AM, Damrauer SM, Vujkovic M, Keene KL, Fornage M, Järvelin MR, Burgess S, Gill D. Stroke. 2021 Aug;52(8):2680-2684. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.034747. Epub 2021 Jun 3. PMID: 34078102; PMCID: PMC8312569.
  7. Further confirmation of the association of SLC12A2 with non-syndromic autosomal-dominant hearing impairment. Adadey SM, Schrauwen I, Aboagye ET, Bharadwaj T, Esoh KK, Basit S, Acharya A, Nouel-Saied LM, Liaqat K, Wonkam-Tingang E, Mowla S, Awandare GA, Ahmad W, Leal SM, Wonkam A. J Hum Genet. 2021 Jul 5. doi: 10.1038/s10038-021-00954-6. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34226616.
  8. Systematic Review of the Economic Evaluation of Returning Incidental Findings in Genomic Research. Fontes Marx M, Ataguba JE, de Vries J, Wonkam A. Front Public Health. 2021 Jul 1;9:697381. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.697381. PMID: 34277554; PMCID: PMC8281014.
  9. Artemisinin-based combination therapy for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Mali: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Maiga FO, Wele M, Toure SM, Keita M, Tangara CO, Refeld RR, Thiero O, Kayentao K, Diakite M, Dara A, Li J, Toure M, Sagara I, Djimdé A, Mather FJ, Doumbia SO, Shaffer JG. Malar J. 2021 Aug 30;20(1):356. doi: 10.1186/s12936-021-03890-0. PMID: 34461901; PMCID: PMC8404312.
  10. Molecular surveillance of shiga toxigenic Escherichia coli in selected beef abattoirs in Osun State Nigeria. Ayoade F, Oguzie J, Eromon P, Omotosho OE, Ogunbiyi T, Olumade T, Akano K, Folarin O, Happi C. Sci Rep. 2021 Jul 7;11(1):13966. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-93347-w. PMID: 34234223; PMCID: PMC8263744.
  11. Whole-genome sequencing of SARS-CoV-2 in Uganda: implementation of the low-cost ARTIC protocol in resource-limited settings. Mboowa G, Mwesigwa S, Kateete D, Wayengera M, Nasinghe E, Katagirya E, Katabazi AF, Kigozi E, Kirimunda S, Kamulegeya R, Kabahita JM, Luutu MN, Nabisubi P, Kanyerezi S, Bagaya BS, Joloba ML. F1000Res. 2021 Jul 19;10:598. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.53567.1. PMID: 34457243; PMCID: PMC8378408.
  12. Discovery and fine-mapping of kidney function loci in first genome-wide association study in Africans. Fatumo S, Chikowore T, Kalyesubula R, Nsubuga RN, Asiki G, Nashiru O, Seeley J, Crampin AC, Nitsch D, Smeeth L, Kaleebu P, Burgess S, Nyirenda M, Franceschini N, Morris AP, Tomlinson L, Newton R. Hum Mol Genet. 2021 Jul 28;30(16):1559-1568. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddab088. PMID: 33783510; PMCID: PMC8330895.
  13. Antennal Enriched Odorant Binding Proteins Are Required for Odor Communication in Glossina f. fuscipes. Diallo S, Shahbaaz M, Makwatta JO, Muema JM, Masiga D, Christofells A, Getahun MN. Biomolecules. 2021 Apr 8;11(4):541. doi: 10.3390/biom11040541. PMID: 33917773; PMCID: PMC8068202.
  14. Estimating the burden of cardiovascular risk in community dwellers over 40 years old in South Africa, Kenya, Burkina Faso and Ghana. Wagner RG, Crowther NJ, Micklesfield LK, Boua PR, Nonterah EA, Mashinya F, Mohamed SF, Asiki G, Tollman S, Ramsay M, Davies JI. BMJ Glob Health. 2021 Jan;6(1):e003499. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2020-003499. PMID: 33479017; PMCID: PMC7825268.
  15. New neural network classification method for individuals ancestry prediction from SNPs data. Soumare H, Rezgui S, Gmati N, Benkahla A. BioData Min. 2021 Jun 28;14(1):30. doi: 10.1186/s13040-021-00258-7. PMID: 34183066; PMCID: PMC8240223.
  16. Reviewing and assessing existing meta-analysis models and tools. Makinde FL, Tchamga MSS, Jafali J, Fatumo S, Chimusa ER, Mulder N, Mazandu GK. Brief Bioinform. 2021 Aug 20:bbab324. doi: 10.1093/bib/bbab324. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34415019.
  17. Diversity in immunogenomics: the value and the challenge. Peng K, Safonova Y, Shugay M, Popejoy AB, Rodriguez OL, Breden F, Brodin P, Burkhardt AM, Bustamante C, Cao-Lormeau VM, Corcoran MM, Duffy D, Fuentes-Guajardo M, Fujita R, Greiff V, Jönsson VD, Liu X, Quintana-Murci L, Rossetti M, Xie J, Yaari G, Zhang W, Abedalthagafi MS, Adekoya KO, Ahmed RA, Chang WC, Gray C, Nakamura Y, Lees WD, Khatri P, Alachkar H, Scheepers C, Watson CT, Karlsson Hedestam GB, Mangul S. Nat Methods. 2021 Jun;18(6):588-591. doi: 10.1038/s41592-021-01169-5. PMID: 34002093.
  18. Ten simple rules for organizing a bioinformatics training course in low- and middle-income countries. Moore B, Carvajal-López P, Chauke PA, Cristancho M, Dominguez Del Angel V, Fernandez-Valverde SL, Ghouila A, Gopalasingam P, Guerfali FZ, Matimba A, Morgan SL, Oliveira G, Ras V, Reyes A, De Las Rivas J, Mulder N. PLoS Comput Biol. 2021 Aug 19;17(8):e1009218. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1009218. PMID: 34411091; PMCID: PMC8375989.
  19. Frequency and factors associated with post-stroke seizures in a large multicenter study in West Africa. Sarfo FS, Akinyemi J, Akpalu A, Wahab K, Yaria J, Adebayo O, Komolafe M, Obiako R, Owolabi L, Osaigbovo GO, Jenkins C, Mensah Y, Ogbole G, Calys-Tagoe B, Adebayo P, Appiah L, Singh A, Fakunle A, Uvere E, Hemant T, Balogun O, Adeleye O, Fawale B, Abdulwasiu A, Ogunjimi L, Akinola O, Arulogun O, Donna A, Ogah O, Akinyemi R, Ovbiagele B, Owolabi MO; SIREN. J Neurol Sci. 2021 Aug 15;427:117535. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2021.117535. Epub 2021 Jun 9. PMID: 34130063; PMCID: PMC8325635.
  20. Advancing global equity in cancer genomics – challenges and opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Munung NS, Ambele MA, Moela P. Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2021 Feb;66:20-24. doi: 10.1016/j.gde.2020.11.006. Epub 2020 Dec 26. PMID: 33373832.
  21. Influence of age on links between major modifiable risk factors and stroke occurrence in West Africa. Sarfo FS, Akpa O, Ovbiagele B, Akpalu A, Wahab K, Komolafe M, Obiako R, Owolabi L, Osaigbovo GO, Jenkins C, Ogbole G, Fakunle A, Tiwari HK, Arulogun O, Arnett DK, Asowata O, Ogah O, Akinyemi RO, Owolabi MO; SIREN. J Neurol Sci. 2021 Jul 9;428:117573. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2021.117573. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34260999.
  22. A Novel Afrocentric Stroke Risk Assessment Score: Models from the Siren Study. Akpa O, Sarfo FS, Owolabi M, Akpalu A, Wahab K, Obiako R, Komolafe M, Owolabi L, Osaigbovo GO, Ogbole G, Tiwari HK, Jenkins C, Fakunle AG, Olowookere S, Uvere EO, Akinyemi J, Arulogun O, Akpalu J, Tito-Ilori MM, Asowata OJ, Ibinaiye P, Akisanya C, Oyinloye OI, Appiah L, Sunmonu T, Olowoyo P, Agunloye AM, Adeoye AM, Yaria J, Lackland DT, Arnett D, Laryea RY, Adigun TO, Okekunle AP, Calys-Tagoe B, Ogah OS, Ogunronbi M, Obiabo OY, Isah SY, Dambatta HA, Tagge R, Ogenyi O, Fawale B, Melikam CL, Onasanya A, Adeniyi S, Akinyemi R, Ovbiagele B; SIREN. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2021 Jul 28;30(10):106003. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2021.106003. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34332227.
  23. Genomes arising. Pennisi E. Science. 2021 Feb 5;371(6529):556-559. doi: 10.1126/science.371.6529.556. PMID: 33542121.
  24. Including Digital Sequence Data in the Nagoya Protocol Can Promote Data Sharing. Ambler J, Diallo AA, Dearden PK, Wilcox P, Hudson M, Tiffin N. Trends Biotechnol. 2021 Feb;39(2):116-125. doi: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2020.06.009. Epub 2020 Jul 10. PMID: 32654776.
  25. A scoping review of genetics and genomics research ethics policies and guidelines for Africa. Ali J, Cohn B, Mwaka E, Bollinger JM, Kwagala B, Barugahare J, Sewankambo NK, Ochieng J. BMC Med Ethics. 2021 Apr 2;22(1):39. doi: 10.1186/s12910-021-00611-9. PMID: 33810790; PMCID: PMC8017870.
  26. Stakeholder perspectives on the ethico-legal dimensions of biobanking in South Africa. Singh S, Moodley K. BMC Med Ethics. 2021 Jul 1;22(1):84. doi: 10.1186/s12910-021-00645-z. PMID: 34210291; PMCID: PMC8247071.
  27. The Genetics of Human Schistosomiasis Infection Intensity and Liver Disease: A Review. Mewamba EM, Nyangiri OA, Noyes HA, Egesa M, Matovu E, Simo G. Front Immunol. 2021 Feb 15;12:613468. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.613468. PMID: 33659002; PMCID: PMC7917240.
  28. Friedreich ataxia in a family from Mali, West Africa/Friedreich ataxia in a Malian family. Cissé CAK, Cissé L, Ba HO, Samassékou O, Simaga A, Taméga A, Diarra S, Diallo SH, Coulibaly T, Diallo S, Yalcouyé A, Maiga AB, Keita M, Fischbeck KH, Traoré SF, Guinto CO, Landouré G; from the H3Africa Consortium. Clin Case Rep. 2021 Mar 24;9(5):e04065. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.4065. PMID: 34084490; PMCID: PMC8142306.
  29. Ten-year risk of fatal cardiovascular disease and its association with metabolic risk factors among waste pickers in South Africa. Made F, Nonterah EA, Tlotleng N, Ntlebi V, Naicker N. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2021 Jul 10;21(1):336. doi: 10.1186/s12872-021-02150-y. PMID: 34246223; PMCID: PMC8272349.
  30. From Ebola to COVID-19: emergency preparedness and response plans and actions in Lagos, Nigeria. Abayomi A, Balogun MR, Bankole M, Banke-Thomas A, Mutiu B, Olawepo J, Senjobi M, Odukoya O, Aladetuyi L, Ejekam C, Folarin A, Emmanuel M, Amodu F, Ologun A, Olusanya A, Bakare M, Alabi A, Abdus-Salam I, Erinosho E, Bowale A, Omilabu S, Saka B, Osibogun A, Wright O, Idris J, Ogunsola F. Global Health. 2021 Jul 9;17(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s12992-021-00728-x. PMID: 34243790; PMCID: PMC8267235.
  31. Should Feedback of Individual Results be Integrated into the Consent Process in African Genomics? Participants’ Views from an HIV-TB Genomics Research Project in Botswana. Ralefala D, Kasule M, Wonkam A, Matshaba M, de Vries J. AJOB Empir Bioeth. 2021 Jul 1:1-9. doi: 10.1080/23294515.2021.1941414. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34197280.
  32. The Genetics of Human Schistosomiasis Infection Intensity and Liver Disease: A Review. Mewamba EM, Nyangiri OA, Noyes HA, Egesa M, Matovu E, Simo G. Front Immunol. 2021 Feb 15;12:613468. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.613468. PMID: 33659002; PMCID: PMC7917240.
  33. Mapping experiences and perspectives of equity in international health collaborations: a scoping review. Faure MC, Munung NS, Ntusi NAB, Pratt B, de Vries J. Int J Equity Health. 2021 Jan 9;20(1):28. doi: 10.1186/s12939-020-01350-w. PMID: 33422065; PMCID: PMC7796532.
  34. Metabolic Traits and Stroke Risk in Individuals of African Ancestry: Mendelian Randomization Analysis. Fatumo S, Karhunen V, Chikowore T, Sounkou T, Udosen B, Ezenwa C, Nakabuye M, Soremekun O, Daghlas I, Ryan DK, Taylor A, Mason AM, Damrauer SM, Vujkovic M, Keene KL, Fornage M, Järvelin MR, Burgess S, Gill D. Stroke. 2021 Aug;52(8):2680-2684. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.034747. Epub 2021 Jun 3. PMID: 34078102; PMCID: PMC8312569.
  35. Genetic diversity and population structure of Plasmodium falciparum in Nigeria: insights from microsatellite loci analysis. Ajogbasile FV, Kayode AT, Oluniyi PE, Akano KO, Uwanibe JN, Adegboyega BB, Philip C, John OG, Eromon PJ, Emechebe G, Finimo F, Ogbulafor N, Jiya N, Okafor U, Ambe J, Wammanda RD, Oguche S, Mokuolu OA, Sowunmi A, Folarin OA, Happi CT. Malar J. 2021 May 26;20(1):236. doi: 10.1186/s12936-021-03734-x. PMID: 34039364; PMCID: PMC8152046.
  36. Explanatory models for the cause of Fragile X Syndrome in rural Cameroon. Kengne Kamga K, De Vries J, Nguefack S, Munung NS, Wonkam A. J Genet Couns. 2021 Jun 17. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1440. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34145661.
  37. Simulation of African and non-African low and high coverage whole genome sequence data to assess variant calling approaches. Alosaimi S, van Biljon N, Awany D, Thami PK, Defo J, Mugo JW, Bope CD, Mazandu GK, Mulder NJ, Chimusa ER. Brief Bioinform. 2021 Jul 20;22(4):bbaa366. doi: 10.1093/bib/bbaa366. PMID: 33341897; PMCID: PMC8294538.
  38. Sequence three million genomes across Africa. Wonkam A. Nature. 2021 Feb;590(7845):209-211. doi: 10.1038/d41586-021-00313-7. PMID: 33568829.
  39. IHP-PING-generating integrated human protein-protein interaction networks on-the-fly. Mazandu GK, Hooper C, Opap K, Makinde F, Nembaware V, Thomford NE, Chimusa ER, Wonkam A, Mulder NJ. Brief Bioinform. 2021 Jul 20;22(4):bbaa277. doi: 10.1093/bib/bbaa277. PMID: 33129201; PMCID: PMC8293832.
  40. Challenges and Considerations for Delivering Bioinformatics Training in LMICs: Perspectives From Pan-African and Latin American Bioinformatics Networks. V. Ras, P. Carvajal-López, P. Gopalasingam, A. Matimba, P. A. Chauke, N. Mulder, et al. Frontiers in Education 2021 Vol. 6 Issue 278 DOI: 10.3389/feduc.2021.710971 https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/feduc.2021.710971
  41. African Global Representation in Biomedical Sciences. Mulder, N., Zass, L., Hamdi, Y., Othman, H., Panji, S., Allali, I., Fakim, Y.J., 2021. Annual Review of Biomedical Data Science 4, 57–81.. doi:10.1146/annurev-biodatasci-102920-112550
  42. Eyes of Africa: The Genetics of Blindness: Study Design and Methodology. Olawoye O, Chuka-Okosa C, Akpa O, Realini T, Hauser M, Ashaye A. BMC Ophthalmol. 2021 Jul 9;21(1):272. doi: 10.1186/s12886-021-02029-8. PMID: 34243759; PMCID: PMC8267233.
  43. Has translational genomics come of age in Africa? Kamp, M., et al. (2021). Human Molecular Genetics.
  44. G6PD distribution in sub-Saharan Africa and potential risks of using chloroquine/hydroxychloroquine based treatments for COVID-19. Da Rocha, J.E.B., Othman, H., Tiemessen, C.T., Botha, G., Ramsay, M., Masimirembwa, C., Adebamowo, C., Choudhury, A., Brandenburg, J.-T., Matshaba, M., Simo, G., Gamo, F.-J., Hazelhurst, S., Da Rocha, J.E.B., 2021. The Pharmacogenomics Journal.. doi:10.1038/s41397-021-00242-8
  45. Negotiating political power and stigma around fragile X Syndrome in a rural village in Cameroon: A tale of a royal family and a community. Kengne Kamga K, Munung NS, Nguefack S, Wonkam A, De Vries J. Mol Genet Genomic Med. 2021 Mar;9(3):e1615. doi: 10.1002/mgg3.1615. Epub 2021 Feb 5. PMID: 33544459; PMCID: PMC8104168.
  46. Simulation of African and non-African low and high coverage whole genome sequence data to assess variant calling approaches. Alosaimi S, van Biljon N, Awany D, Thami PK, Defo J, Mugo JW, Bope CD, Mazandu GK, Mulder NJ, Chimusa ER. Brief Bioinform. 2021 Jul 20;22(4):bbaa366. doi: 10.1093/bib/bbaa366. PMID: 33341897; PMCID: PMC8294538.
  47. Plant genomics in Africa: present and prospects. Ghazal H, Adam Y, Idrissi Azami A, Sehli S, Nyarko HN, Chaouni B, Olasehinde G, Isewon I, Adebiyi M, Ajani O, Matovu E, Obembe O, Ajamma Y, Kuzamunu G, Pandam Salifu S, Kayondo J, Benkahla A, Adebiyi E. Plant J. 2021 Apr 10. doi: 10.1111/tpj.15272. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33837593.
  48. The role of causal knowledge in stigma considerations in African genomics research: Views of South African Xhosa people. Matshabane OP, Campbell MM, Faure MC, Appelbaum PS, Marshall PA, Stein DJ, de Vries J. Soc Sci Med. 2021 May;277:113902. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.113902. Epub 2021 Apr 7. PMID: 33865094.
  49. Fine scale human genetic structure in three regions of Cameroon reveals episodic diversifying selection. Esoh KK, Apinjoh TO, Nyanjom SG, Wonkam A, Chimusa ER, Amenga-Etego L, Amambua-Ngwa A, Achidi EA. Sci Rep. 2021 Jan 13;11(1):1039. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-79124-1. PMID: 33441574; PMCID: PMC7807043.
  50. Associations of Emotional, Physical, or Sexual Intimate Partner Violence and Depression Symptoms Among South African Women in a Prospective Cohort Study. Okafor CN, Barnett W, Zar HJ, Nhapi R, Koen N, Shoptaw S, Stein DJ. J Interpers Violence. 2021 May;36(9-10):NP5060-NP5083. doi: 10.1177/0886260518796522. Epub 2018 Aug 30. PMID: 30160637; PMCID: PMC6486451.
  51. Friedreich ataxia in a family from Mali, West Africa/Friedreich ataxia in a Malian family. Cissé, C.A.K., Cissé, L., Ba, H.O., Samassékou, O., Simaga, A., Taméga, A., Diarra, S., Diallo, S.H., Coulibaly, T., Diallo, S., Yalcouyé, A., Maiga, A.B., Keita, M., Fischbeck, K.H., Traoré, S.F., Guinto, C.O., Landouré, G., 2021. Clinical Case Reports 9.. doi:10.1002/ccr3.4065
  52. Candidate gene family-based and case-control studies of susceptibility to high Schistosoma mansoni worm burden in African children: a protocol [version 1; peer review: awaiting peer review]. Nyangiri OA, Edwige SA, Koffi M et al. AAS Open Res 2021,4:36 https://doi.org/10.12688/aasopenres.13203.1)
  53. Genomic investigation of atypical malaria cases in Kanel, northern Senegal. Sy M, Badiane AS, Deme AB, Gaye A, Ndiaye T, Fall FB, Siddle KJ, Dieye B, Ndiaye YD, Diallo MA, Diongue K, Seck MC, Ndiaye IM, Cissé M, Gueye AB, Sène D, Dieye Y, Souané T, MacInnis B, Volkman SK, Wirth DF, Ndiaye D. Malar J. 2021 Feb 19;20(1):103. doi: 10.1186/s12936-021-03637-x. PMID: 33608006; PMCID: PMC7893743.
  54. The trans-ancestral genomic architecture of glycemic traits. Chen J, Spracklen CN, Marenne G, et al. Nat Genet. 2021 Jun;53(6):840-860. doi: 10.1038/s41588-021-00852-9. Epub 2021 May 31. PMID: 34059833; PMCID: PMC7610958.
  55. Genomic investigation of a dengue virus outbreak in Thiès, Senegal, in 2018. Gaye A, Ndiaye T, Sy M, Deme AB, Thiaw AB, Sene A, Ndiaye C, Diedhiou Y, Mbaye AM, Ndiaye I, Tomkins-Tinch C, Gomis JF, Badiane AS, MacInnis B, Park DJ, Ndiaye M, Sy N, Sabeti PC, Siddle KJ, Ndiaye D. Sci Rep. 2021 May 14;11(1):10321. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-89070-1. PMID: 33990632; PMCID: PMC8121849.
  56. A Longitudinal Study of the Epidemiology of Seasonal Coronaviruses in an African Birth Cohort. Nicol MP, MacGinty R, Workman L, Stadler JAM, Myer L, Allen V, Ah Tow Edries L, Zar HJ. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2021 May 28;10(5):607-614. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piaa168. PMID: 33528016; PMCID: PMC7928775.
  57. Prevalence and socio-demographic correlates of tobacco and alcohol use in four sub-Saharan African countries: a cross-sectional study of middle-aged adults. Boua PR, Soo CC, Debpuur C, Maposa I, Nkoana S, Mohamed SF, Choma S, Oduro A, Asiki G, Micklesfield LK, Gómez-Olivé FX, Sorgho H, Mall S, Ramsay M; as members of AWI-Gen and the H3Africa Consortium. BMC Public Health. 2021 Jun 12;21(1):1126. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-11084-1. PMID: 34118914; PMCID: PMC8196437.
  58. Fine scale human genetic structure in three regions of Cameroon reveals episodic diversifying selection. Esoh KK, Apinjoh TO, Nyanjom SG, Wonkam A, Chimusa ER, Amenga-Etego L, Amambua-Ngwa A, Achidi EA. Sci Rep. 2021 Jan 13;11(1):1039. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-79124-1. PMID: 33441574; PMCID: PMC7807043.
  59. Association of Novel Locus With Rheumatic Heart Disease in Black African Individuals: Findings From the RHDGen Study. Machipisa T, Chong M, Muhamed B, Chishala C, Shaboodien G, Pandie S, de Vries J, Laing N, Joachim A, Daniels R, Ntsekhe M, Hugo-Hamman CT, Gitura B, Ogendo S, Lwabi P, Okello E, Damasceno A, Novela C, Mocumbi AO, Madeira G, Musuku J, Mtaja A, ElSayed A, Elhassan HHM, Bode-Thomas F, Okeahialam BN, Zühlke LJ, Mulder N, Ramesar R, Lesosky M, Parks T, Cordell HJ, Keavney B, Engel ME, Paré G.  JAMA Cardiol. 2021 Jun 9:e211627. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2021.1627. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34106200; PMCID: PMC8190704.
  60. African genetic diversity and adaptation inform a precision medicine agenda. Pereira L, Mutesa L, Tindana P, Ramsay M. Nat Rev Genet. 2021 May;22(5):284-306. doi: 10.1038/s41576-020-00306-8. Epub 2021 Jan 11. PMID: 33432191.
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