Anthony Kwame Nyame, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Natural Sciences
Email: aknyame@umes.edu
Phone: (410) 651-6013

 

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Georgia, Athens, U.S.A.
  • M.S., Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA.
  • B.Sc., University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

Research:

  • Schistosoma mansoni Synthesizes Glycoproteins containing terminal O- Linked N- acetylglucosamine resideues.
  • Characterization of the High Mannose-type Asparagine – Linked Oligosaccharides in Glycoproteins Synthesized by Schistosoma mansoni Adult Male worms.
  • Characterization of the N- and O –Linked Oligosaccharides in Glycoproteins Synthesized by Schistosoma.

Professional Experience:  

  • Professor of Biochemistry, Department of Natural Sciences, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Princess Anne, 2004 – present.
  • Associate Professor of Research, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Centre, Oklahoma City, Ok, 2003 – 2004.
  • Assistant Professor of Research, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Centre, Oklahoma City, Ok, 1997 – 2003.
  • Research Associate, , Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Centre, Oklahoma City, Ok, 1994 – 1997.
  • Lecturer in Biochemistry, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana, 1991 – 1993.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Tropical Diseases research Unit, International Institute for Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Brussels, Belgium, 1989 – 1991.
  • Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Department of Biochemistry, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1987 – 1988.
  • Graduate Assistant, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1981 – 1987.
  • Research Assistant, Ghana Atomic Energy Commission, Legon, Ghana 1976 - 1979.