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KNUST, AngloGold Ashanti Ghana and Obuasi Municipal Assembly hold Stakeholders’ Forum
The management of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in conjunction with AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) Ghana and Obuasi Municipal Assembly on Thursday, 11th September 2019 held a stakeholders’ forum to update opinion leaders ahead of the official opening of Obuasi Campus.
Training for Senior Administrative Members of KNUST Held at Sunyani
As part of the efforts at improving service delivery and productivity of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) and Catholic University, the universities have jointly organised a 3-day workshop for the Senior Members of the Registrar’s Offices.
KCCR-KNUST Commissions Research Laboratory at Agogo
The Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research for Tropical Medicine of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KCCR-KNUST) and the Bernard Nocht Institute of Tropical Medicine (BNITM, Germany) have commissioned a Research Laboratory at Agogo Presbyterian Hospital to aid research.
URI Delegates Pay a Courtesy Call on Vice Chancellor
The Vice Provost for Global Initiative of University of Rhode Island, Dr. Gifty Ako-Adouvno together with some delegates of the University have paid a courtesy call on the Vice Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso.
The Church of Pentecost Donates a Bus Stop to KNUST
The Church of Pentecost, Asokwa Area, on Friday, 23rd August, 2019 donated a newly constructed bus stop opposite the Tackie Building to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). The Asokwa Area Head, Prophet James Osei Amaniampong, dedicated the GH₵22,000 facility to the Vice Chancellor, Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso and his team.
KNUST Set to Open a New Satellite Campus at Obuasi for 2019/2020 Academic Year
The Vice Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and a delegation from KNUST has paid a working visit to Obuasi Satellite Campus to inspect renovation works ahead of the official opening in September, 2019.
Research & Innovation
Rapid, simple, inexpensive high-throughput antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) in natural product drug discovery and tackling antibiotic resistance in global infectious diseases.
Current evidence of increasing failure to antimicrobial therapy due to drug resistance may be leading us potentially into a post-antibiotic era, and thus threaten the advances made in medicine (Carlet et al., 2012). The worldwide surge in resistant bacteria and the paradoxical downward trend in the development of new antibiotics simultaneously have serious implications.Read more