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FABESS Holds Maiden Edition of the Builder’s Idea Challenge
The Faculty of Built Environment Students’ Society (FABESS) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has held its maiden edition of the Builder’s Idea Challenge on Friday, 30th July 2021 at the College of Science Auditorium.
University Management Organises Training on Standard Operating Procedures for KNUST Security Personnel
Following the development and distribution of Standard Operating Procedures, (SOPs) for security personnel on campus, the Security Services and Human Resources Development Unit of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), have organised a two-day training on the SOPs at the Great Hall.
KNUST Pharmacy Class of 2001 Refurbishes Cell Culture Lab to Enhance Research
The 2001-year group of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (FPPS), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi has refurbished and commissioned the Cell-Culture Laboratory to mark the Faculty's 20th anniversary.
College of Engineering Holds Seminar on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Engineering
The Faculty of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has organised a seminar on Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Engineering for academic staff and students of the Faculty on Thursday, 15th July 2021.
Georgetown University, USA Donates Assorted Books to KNUST Faculty of Law
The Faculty of Law of Georgetown University, USA, has donated 500 assorted law books to the Faculty of Law library, KNUST. The presentation was made during a short ceremony on Tuesday, 13th July 2021 at the Sir Arku Korsah Law Library.
College of Engineering Holds Capacity Building Workshop for Administrative Staff
The Deputy Registrar of the College of Engineering at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (CoE-KNUST), Mrs. Ida Saeed has organised a capacity building training workshop for administrative staff of the College of Engineering on Friday, 16th July 2021 at the Antarctic Conference Room.
Research & Innovation
Rapid, simple, inexpensive high-throughput antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) in natural product drug discovery and tackling antibiotic resistance in global infectious diseases.
Current evidence of increasing failure to antimicrobial therapy due to drug resistance may be leading us potentially into a post-antibiotic era, and thus threaten the advances made in medicine (Carlet et al., 2012). The worldwide surge in resistant bacteria and the paradoxical downward trend in the development of new antibiotics simultaneously have serious implications.Read more
Dr (Mrs) Cynthia Amaning Danquah
BPharm (Hons), MPhil (Pharmacology), PhD (London), MPSGH
KNUST On Youtube
Emefa, a Covid-19 Ambassador of KNUST educates KNUST students and the entire University Community on the need to observe the Covid-19 Protocols outlined by the University.