Publications

Publications

· Karikari TK (2015). Bioinformatics in Africa: The Rise of Ghana? PLoS Comp Biol.  (DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004308). pdf Open Access

· Karikari TK and Aleksic J (2015). Neurogenomics: on opportunity to integrate neuroscience, genomics and bioinformatics research in Africa. Applied and Translational Genomics  (DOI 10.1016/j.atg.2015.06.004). pdf

· Karikari TK, Cobham AE, Ndams IS (2015). Building sustainable Neuroscience capacity in Africa: The role of non-profit organisations. Met Brain Dis (DOI 10.1007/s11011-015-9687-8). pdf

· Baden T, Chagas Maia A, Gage G, Marzullo T, Prieto Godino LL, Euler T (2015). Open Labware: 3D printing your own lab equipment. PLoS Biol. 13(3):e1002086.doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002086. Open Access

· Muindi & Keller (2015). Developing World: Build Neuroscience capacity in Africa. Nature 518 (35). doi:10.1038/518035e (authored externally). pdf

· Baden T, Prieto Godino LL, Yusuf S and Berens P (2013). Neurowissenschaften in Afrika – Kooperationen und Perspektiven. Neuroforum 2.13:76. Article pdf

· Yusuf S, Baden T, Prieto Godino LL (2013). Bridging the gap: establishing the necessary infrastructure and knowledge for teaching and research in neuroscience in Africa. Met Brain Dis (DOI 10.1007/s11011-013-9443-x). pdf

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Conference Symposia

· 2015 – Baden T, Chagas AM and Prieto Godino, LL. SONA Symposium. Open Neuroscience: Free and Open designs for Lab equipment, analysis software and scientific online databases, Durban, SA.

Speakers: Prieto Godino LL, Maia Chagas A, Baden T and Currin C, Temitope E, Sunday SD (student talks)

Introduction; (1) TReND in 2015 – LPG; (2) Open Source – AMC; (3) Open Labware – TB; (4) Workshop report  – CC/TE/SSD

· 2014 – TReND information event, Cambridge UK. Organised by Cambridge in Africa and Cambridge Neuroscience;

Speakers: Prieto Godino LL, Baden T, Aleksic J, Bukar Maina M, Hedwig B.

Talks: Download (pptx, 50 MB)

· 2013 – Prieto Godino LL, Yusuf S and Baden T. State-of-the-Art and Affordable Neuroscience Reseach in Africa: Insects in focus. SONA Conference, Rabat, Morocco. website, pptx

Speakers: Masiga D (ICIPE, Kenya), Prieto Godino LL (UNIL, Switzerland), Chagas AM (CIN Tübingen, Germany), Gage G (Backyard Brains, USA), Yusuf S (KIU, Uganda). Chair: Baden, T

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Conference Abstracts (selection)

· Prieto Godino LL, Baden T, Yusuf S, Castillo-Quan JI  (2013). TReND in Africa: Advancing Neuroscience Research in sub-Saharan Universities. UCL Neuroscience Symposium, London, UK. website, pdf

· Prieto Godino LL  (2013). Teaching and Research in Neuroscience for Development in Africa. SONA Conference, Rabat, Morocco. pptx

· Yusuf S  (2013). Establishing the infrastructure for Teaching Neuroscience in Africa. SONA Conference, Rabat, Morocco. pptx

· Chagas AM  (2013). The Power of Open Source. SONA Conference, Rabat, Morocco. pdf

· Castillo-Quan JI (2013). TReND in Africa: advancing science and research in Sub-Saharan Universities. “Port talk”, Goodenough College, London, UK. pptx

· Baden T, Berni J, Yusuf S, Prieto Godino LL (2012). Higher Education in the Developing World: Teaching Neuroscience in Africa. NeNa Conference, Schramberg, Germany. website, powerpoint file

· Baden T, Berni J, Yusuf S, Prieto Godino LL (2012). Higher Education in the Developing World: Teaching Neuroscience in Africa. Global Economic Symposium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. website

· Baden T, Palacios I, Vicente M, Martin-Bermudo D, Yusuf S, Prieto Godino LL (2012). Higher Education in the Developing World: Drosophia Neurogenetics, Uganda. INTED2012, Valencia, Spain. website, pptx

· Baden T, Palacios I, Vicente M, Martin-Bermudo D, Yusuf S, Prieto Godino LL (2011). Breaking the Wall of Global Inequality in Higher Education. Falling Walls Conference, Berlin, Germany. website, pptx

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Press and other Media

· A newspaper Article in “Schwäbisches Tagblatt” (Germany). Link. web

· A 45 mins TV discussion forum aired on ARD-alpha channel (Germany) on June 29th 2015 on State of Science in Africa. Link.

· A radio article on TReND, aired by the German station “SWR2” (Südwestfunk2) on June 9th 2015. By Anja Brockert. Link.  Audio

· A radio article on TReND in general, aired by the German station “Deutschlandfunk” on Fr 29th May 2015. By Anneke Meyer; transcript. Audio (start at 5:45)

· An article in the Süddeutsche Zeitung (1 Jun 2015). By Eberhard, B. Das Labor aus dem Drucker. (Article about our efforts in use of 3D printing to build lab equipment. The SZ is the largest daily German newspaper). pdf

· An article on Steve Johnson’s How we get to next blog produced for PBS/BBC. (2015).  Teaching DIY Neuroscience… (By CQ Choi).

· An article on the website of Sussex Neuroscience (2014). By Sarah Hoey

· An article on Lindau Nobel Laureates website (2014). By Emily Dunne and Peter Parslow

· An article on Planet Earth Institute website (2014). By Peter Parslow.

· An article on the ADInstruments website (2013)

· An article on the Backyard Brains website (2013).

· An article about our summer schools on Cambridge University Research website (2012)

· An article about our 2011 course by THRiVE: Neurogenetics course in Uganda (2012)