Location: Kumasi - Ashanti Region, Ghana, W/A
Postal Address: P. O. Box 854, Kumasi Fax: +233 (0)3220-22387
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PhD (Pharmaceutical Sciences), Nagasaki University, Japan
M.Sc. (Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Control), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
B. Pharm. (Hons) Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Dr. Osei-Asante obtained a Bachelor of Pharmacy and a Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Control from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi and a PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Nagasaki University, Japan.
His research interests are in, investigation of the scientific basis for the use of some medicinal plants in treatment of diseases; isolation and characterization of active drug components in medicinal plants using mass spectroscopy (MS), nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC). In addition, he conducts research into the potential use of medicinal plants as anti-quorum sensing and/or anti-biofilm agents in the fight against resistant strains of micro-organisms
His research interests include development of analytical methods for multi-component drugs, analysis of micronutrients in food substances, model bio-membranes and medicines from natural products.
Chemistry, Quality Control of Pharmaceuticals & Instrumentation Techniques