23 C
Accra
Saturday, August 8, 2020
No menu items!

Ghanaian scientists find the sequenced genomes of COVID-19

Must Read

President Akufo-Addo swears in 6 Justices of Court of Appeal

President Akufo-Addo has sworn into office six (6) Justices of the Court of Appeal, at a ceremony at Jubilee...

Kerala plane crash: Air India plane breaks in two at Calicut runway

An Air India Express plane with 191 people on board has crashed at an airport in the southern state...

‘Aggressive action’ needed as Africa coronavirus cases pass 1m

The AU says in order to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, aggressive and bold action is needed as Africa's...

Ghanaian scientists at Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research and the West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) at the University of Ghana have successfully found the sequenced genomes of SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the global COVID-19 pandemic.

This is a major contribution to science in the fight against COVID-19 which started around December 2019.

The virus has at as Sunday 12th April affected 1,833,685 people with 113,296 deaths worldwide. In Ghana the infected cases now stands at 566.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

President Akufo-Addo swears in 6 Justices of Court of Appeal

President Akufo-Addo has sworn into office six (6) Justices of the Court of Appeal, at a ceremony at Jubilee...

Kerala plane crash: Air India plane breaks in two at Calicut runway

An Air India Express plane with 191 people on board has crashed at an airport in the southern state of Kerala, officials say. The aircraft,...

‘Aggressive action’ needed as Africa coronavirus cases pass 1m

The AU says in order to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, aggressive and bold action is needed as Africa's cases pass the one million...

Bright SHS proprietor arrested

Reports say the proprietor of Bright Senior High School at Kukurantumi in the Eastern Region, Bright Amponsah, has been picked up by Police at...

Hong Kong: US imposes sanctions on chief executive Carrie Lam

The US Treasury has imposed sanctions on Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam, and 10 other top officials from Hong Kong and mainland China. The...

More Articles Like This