News & Events
Dr. Cynthia Amaning Danquah wins the 2020 Africa Oxford Research Development Award
Dr. (Mrs.) Cynthia Amaning Danquah, a Senior Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology, of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi has won the 2020 Africa Oxford Research Development Award (AfOx ReDA) from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom.
Domod Roofing Ltd. Rewards Two KNUST Students for Their Outstanding Performance
The Domod Roofing Limited (DRL) Accra has presented laptops to two brilliant second year students in fulfilment of a partnership between the Department of Construction Technology and Management (CTM) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and DRL.
KNUST and University of Offenburg have Won a Grant to Promote Safe Food Production in Ghana
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and its partner, the Offenburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany, through the Institute of Reliable Embedded Systems and Communication Electronics (ivESK), have won a project competition for Dipper project on Distributed Internet of Things (IoT) Platforms for Safe Food Production.
Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Holds 5th White Coat Ceremony
The Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (FPPS) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST),Kumasi has held its 5th White Coat Ceremony for Three Hundred and Twelve (312) students of the 2020 year group.
KNUST Engineering Students Build Automatic Hand Washing Station
Students of the Innovation Centre of the College of Engineering (CoE) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi have manufactured a solar-powered automatic hand washing station. The project, which began in 2020 with funding from Strengthening Engineering Ecosystem in Sub-Saharan Africa (SEESA), has been under the Office of the Provost.
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
Dr (Mrs) Cynthia Amaning Danquah
BPharm (Hons), MPhil (Pharmacology), PhD (London), MPSGH
KNUST On Youtube
Emefa, a Covid-19 Ambassador of KNUST educates KNUST students and the entire University Community on the need to observe the Covid-19 Protocols outlined by the University.