Anthony Kwame Nyame, Ph.D.

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    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 ResearchDepartment 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.