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Monogenetic Diseases

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MUTATIONS IN MONOGENETIC DISEASES IN THE AFRICAN POPULATION

Project Principal Investigator: Dr. Ambroise Wonkam

Our main goal is the characterization of mutations in several of monogenic diseases in African Populations

Ongoing research projects include Sickle Cell Anaemia and Sensorineuronal Deafness.

PhD Students: Ms Valentina Josiane Ngo Bitoungui

MSc Students: Mr. Jason Bosch, Ms. Maryam Bibi Rumaney

Collaborators: Dr Karen Fieggen, Dr Collet Dandara Dr Nomlindo Makubalo, Dr Cedrik Ngongang, Dr Jean-Jacques Noubiab Nziale, Ms Alvera Anna Vorster, Prof Raj Ramesar.