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Cape Coast University develops breast cancer detection device

The Department of Chemical Pathology of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has developed a breast cancer detection device for women in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Market women build capacities in financial literacy

Alhaji Collins Dauda, Minister for Local Government and Rural Development has called on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to enter into partnerships with private entities to r

Cassava farmers educated on optimal means of production

Dr Joe Manu-Aduening, Plant Breeder/Agronomist has advised cassava farmers to consult Agricultural Extension Agents (AEAs) and the Crop Research Institute (CRI) for the necessary information before

Greenhouse farming can improve Ghana’s tomato production - CSIR

The Centre for Scientific and Industrial Research says Ghana has the potential to become Africa’s leader in tomato production, if greenhouse farming is expanded.

New Research Proves ‘Prekese’ Could Cure Hypertension

Prekese fruits as known among the twi speaking people, has been identified as a powerful medicinal plant for curing blood pressure and chronic headaches, common medical conditions that trouble many

Telling the Ghanaian story through culture

Stakeholder institutions in the Arts and Culture industry have been urged to utilise the prolific and unique cultural troupes across the country to promote the Ghanaian cultural heritage.

Confusion between potential HIV cure and immune system support drug clarified

The Company undertaking clinical trials on a potential HIV cure says the drug is being confused with the Food and Drugs Authority, FDA-approved immune system support drug, COA FS, also produced by

Ghana Mobile Financial Services Report 2016 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Mobile Financial Services in Ghana" report

Next Generation Scientist Program by Novartis and University of Basel

At Novartis, our mission is to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives. We use science-based innovation to address some of society’s most challenging healthcare issues.

AU adopts initiative to set up pan-African centre for disease control

Africa is on course to have a pan-African Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, after the initiative which had previously been proposed was adopted at the sidelines of the 27th summit of the A