ACEGID in Ede: Science Capacity evolving in Nigeria from an unusual Location

Fehintola Victoria A., a PhD research student at ACEGID, and her colleagues perform genomic sequencing on COVID-19 positive samples to help provide more insight into the circulating virus to inform the response efforts. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
The African Center of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Diseases is training the next generation of infectious diseases experts that will lead efforts in developing diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines for infectious diseases such as COVID-19. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Young researchers are in the driver’s seat of most innovative research happening at the centre. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
The Quest for a Potential COVID-19 Vaccine in Nigeria
PhD student Paul Eniola Oluniyi says bioinformatics helps make sense of the big data derived after carrying genomic sequencing on epidemic infectious diseases. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch

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