Publications(listings)

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Publications

 

1.                    Makani J., Ofori-Acquah S. F., Nnodu O. Wonkam A., Ohene-Frempong K. Sickle Cell Disease: New Opportunities and Challenges in Africa. The Scientific World Journal, volume 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/193252

 

2.                    Galadanci N., Wudil B.J., Balogun T.M., Ogunrinde G.O., Akinsulie A.,Hasan-Hanga F., Mohammed A.S.,Kehinde M.O.,Olaniyi J.A., Diaku-Akinwumi I.N., Brown B.J., Adeleke S., Nnodu O.E., Emodi I., Ahmed S., Osegbue A.O., Akinola N., Opara H.I.O., Adegoke S. A., Aneke J. and Adekile A.D. Current sickle cell disease management practices in Nigeria. International Health 2013; doi: 10:1093/inthealth/iht022.

 

3.                ****Nnodu O E (2014-08-18 11:18:51 UTC) Interventions for the Prevention and Control of Sickle Cell Disease at Primary Health Care Centres in Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria. Cureus 6(8): e194. doi:10.7759/cureus.194.

 

4.                    Ambroise Wonkam, Julie Makani, Solomon Ofori-Aquah, Obiageli E Nnodu, Marsha Treadwell, Charmaine Royal, Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, as members of the H3Africa Consortium. Sickle cell disease and H3Africa: enhancing genomic research on cardiovascular diseases in African patients. Cardiovasc J Afri 2015; 26: S50-S55.

 

5.                    Nicola Mulder , Victoria Nembaware , Adekunle Adekile , Kofi A. Anie , Baba Inusa , Biobele Brown , Andrew Campbell , Furahini Chinenere , Catherine Chunda-Liyoka Vimal K. Derebail , Amy Geard , Kais Ghedira , Carol M. Hamilton , Neil A. Hanchardn, Melissa Haendel ,Wayne Huggins ,Muntaser Ibrahimp, Simon Jupp , Karen Kengne Kamga , Jennifer Knight-Madden  Philomène Lopez-Sall ,Mamana Mbiyavanga, Deogratias Munube , Damian Nirenbergn, Obiageli Nnodu, Solomon Fiifi Ofori-Acquah , Kwaku Ohene-Frempong , Kenneth Babu-Opap  Sumir Panji , MiriamPark , Gift Pule , Charmaine Royal , Raphael Sangeda , Bamidele Tayoaa, Marsha Treadwell, Léon Tshilolo, AmbroiseWonkamk:   Proceedings of a Sickle Cell Disease Ontology workshop — Towards the first comprehensive ontology for Sickle Cell Disease. Applied and Translational Genomics http:// dx.doi/10.1016/j.atg.2016.03.005

 

6.                                           Diaku-Akinwumi I, Abubakar S.B, Adegoke SA, Adeleke, Adewoye AO, Adeyemo T, Akinbami AA, Akinola NO, Akinsulie A, Akinyoola A, Aneke J, Awwalu S, Babadoko A, Ejike O, Emodi I, George I, Girei A, Hassan A, Kangiwa GU, Lawal B, Mabogunje C, Madu AJ, Mustapha A, Nnodu OE, Nwaneri D, Odey F, OhaeriC, Olaoshebikan R, Olatunya O, Oniyangi S, Opara H, Ugwu N, Umar A, Umar S, Usman A, Utuk E, Wadil B,Adekile AD. Blood transfusion practices for patients with sickle cell disease in Nigeria. International Health, March 2016.  DOI: 10.1093/inthealth/ihw014.

 

7.                    Maxwell M. Nwegbu, Hezekiah A. Isa, Biyaya B. Nwankwo, Chinedu C. Okeke, Uduak J. Edet-Offong, Norah O. Akinola, Adekunle D. Adekile, John C. Aneke, Emmanuel C. Okocha, Thomas Ulasi, Usman Abjah, Ngozi I. Ugwu, Angela A. Okolo, Anazoeze Madu, Ifeoma Emodi, Ahmed Girei, Taiwo M. Balogun, Ijeoma N. Diaku-Akinwumi, Chinatu Ohiaeri, Biobele J. Brown, John A. Olaniyi, Abdulaziz Hassan, Sani Awwalu, Dorothy A. Okoh, and Obiageli E. Nnodu. Preliminary Evaluation of a Point-of-Care Testing Device (SickleSCAN™) in Screening for Sickle Cell Disease . Hemoglobin 2017:1-6

 

8.                    Jamda MA, Nnodu OE, Lawson L, Adelaiye RS, Zamani AE. Communication preferences for human papillomavirus and other health information in Gwagwalada, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria. Niger J Gen Pract 2018;16:1-5

 

9.                    Nnodu O E, Adegoke S A, Ezenwosu O U, et al. (March 21, 2018) A Multi-centre Survey of Acceptability of Newborn Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Nigeria. Cureus 10(3): e2354. DOI 10.7759/cureus.235

 

10.                 Hsu L, Nnodu OE, Brown BJ, Tluway F, King S, Dogara LG, Patil C, Sergey SS, Guillaume L, Cooper RS, Gordeuk VR, Bamidele OB. White Paper: Pathways to Progress in Newborn Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Sub-Saharan Africa. J Trop Dis 6: 260. doi:10.4172/2329-891X.100026

 

11.                 Obiageli Nnodu, et al., HemoTypeSC, a low-cost point-of-care testing device for sickle cell disease: Promises and challenges. Blood Cells, Molecules and Diseases, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bcmd.2019.01.007

12.                 Nchangwi Synt ia Munung*,Victoria P. Nembaware, Jantina De Vries, Daima Bukini, Furahini Furahini Tluway,Marsha Treadwell, Raphael Zozimus Sangeda, Gaston Kuzamunu Mazandu, Mario Jonas, Vivian Paintsil,
Obiageli Eunice Nnodu, Emmanuel Balandya, Julie Makani, Ambroise Wonkam*Establishing a Multi-Country Sickle Cell Disease Registry in Africa: Ethical Considerations.DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2019.00943

13.                 Sickle Cell Disease Ontology Working Group, The Sickle Cell Disease Ontology: enabling universal sickle cell-based knowledge representation, Database, Volume 2019, 2019, baz118, https://doi.org/10.1093/database/baz118

 

14.                 Okeke, O., Ukaejiofo, O., Obiageli, E. Nnodu, Eyiuche, D., & Chinedu, C. (2019). Evaluation of Acute Painful Episodes with Foetal Hemoglobin Level and Other Haematological Parameters in Sickle Cell Patients in Abuja Nigeria. Journal of Advances in Medicine and Medical Research30(7),1-5. https://doi.org/10.9734/jammr/2019/v30i730213

 

 

15.                 J Makani, RZ Sangeda, F Tluway, V Nembaware, O Nnodu, A Osei-Akoto, V Paintsil,   E Balandya, J Kent, L Luzzatto, S Ofori-Acquah,  O I Olopade,  M Jonas, GK Mazandu, N Mulder, K Ohene-Frempong, A Wonkam. SickleinAfrica: Sickle Pan African Research Consortium (SPARCO) for Health, Education and Research in Sickle Cell Disease in Africa. The Lancet Haematology, Volume 7, Issue 2, e98 - e99

 

16.                 Obiageli Nnodu, Hezekiah Isa, Yohanna Tanko, Theresa Otu, Jacqueline Ekong, Zakaria Elmi, Helen Rooks, Stephan Menzel & Rosemary Ekong (2019) Genetic Modifiers of Sickle Cell Anemia in Patients from Nigeria: A Pilot Study, Hemoglobin, 43:6, 315, DOI: 10.1080/03630269.2020.1718305

17.                 Hezekiah Isa, Samuel Adegoke, Anazoeze Madu, Abdul-Aziz Hassan, Chinatu Ohiaeri, Reuben Chianumba, Biobele Brown, Emmanuel Okocha, Ngozi Ugwu, Ijeoma Diaku-Akinwumi, Titi Adeyemo, Aisha Kuliya-Gwarzo, Livingstone Dogara, Haliru Lawal, Yohanna Tanko, Adama Ladu, Umar Kangiwa, Lilian Ekwem,Seyi Oniyangi, Tambi Wakama, Domic Umoru, Olaniyi Olanrewaju, Norah Akinola, Uchenna Nnebe-Agumadu. Samuel Asala, Adekunle Adekile, John Olaniyi, Raphael Sangeda, Sickle Africa Data Coordinating (SADaCC), Nnodu EO*. Sickle Cell Disease Clinical Phenotypes in Nigeria: A Preliminary Analysis of the Sickle Pan Africa Research Consortium Nigeria Database. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bcmd.2020.102438

 

18.                 Therrell, Bradford, LLloyd-Puryear, Michele A, Ohene-Frempong, Kwaku, Ware, Russell E Padilla, Carmencita D, Ambrose, Emmanuela E, Barkat, Amina, Ghazal, Hassan, Kiyaga, Charles, Mvalo Tisungane, Nnodu Obiageli, Ouldim, Karim, Rahimy Mohamed Chérif, Santos Brígid, Tshilolo Léon, Yusuf Careema, Zarbalian Guisou, Watson Michael S. Empowering newborn screening programs in African countries through establishment of an international collaborative effort. J. Community Genet. (2020). doi:10.1007/s12687-020-00463-7

 

19.                 Oron Assaf P, Chao Dennis L, Ezeanolue Echezona E, Ezenwa Loveth N, Piel Frédéric B, Ojogun, Osifo Telison, Uyoga Sophie, Williams Thomas N and  Nnodu Obiageli E. Caring for Africa’s sickle cell children: will we rise to the challenge? BMC Med. 18, 92 (2020).

 

20.                 Itanyi UD, Galadanci NA,  Nnodu OE. Role of Transcranial Doppler in Assessment of Intracranial Blood Velocities in Children with Sickle Cell Disease: A Review of the Nigerian Experience. Nigeria Journal of Haematology Vol 2,No 2 March 2020, 1-11.

 

21.                 Nnodu Obiageli E, Sopekan Alayo, Nnebe-Agumadu Uche, Ohiaeri Chinatu, Adeniran Adeyemi, Shedul Grace, Isa Hezekiah A, Owolabi Olumide, Chianumba Reuben I, Tanko Yohanna, Iyobosa Juliet H, Adekile Adekunle D, Olopade Olufunmilayo I, Piel, Frédéric B. Implementing newborn screening for sickle cell disease as part of immunisation programmes in Nigeria: a feasibility study. Lancet Haematol. 7, e534–e540 (2020).

 

22.                 Nnebe‐Agumadu, U., Adebayo, I.A., Nnodu, O. and Adekile, A. (2020), Accidental hydroxyurea overdosage in a child with sickle cell anemia: An African experience. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 67: e28632. doi:10.1002/pbc.28632.

 

23.                 Ryan N, Dike L, Ojo T, Lotanna Dik, Temitope Ojo, Dorice Vieira, Obiageli Nnodu, Joyce Gyamfi, Emmanuel Peprah Implementation of the therapeutic use of hydroxyurea for sickle cell disease management in resource-constrained settings: a systematic review of adoption, cost and acceptability BMJ Open 2020;10:e038685. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-038685.

 

24.                 Ryan N, Vieira D, Goffman D, Bloch E, Akaba G, D’mello B, Egekeze C, Snyder A, Lyimo M, Nnodu O, Peprah E (2020). Implementation outcomes of policy and programme innovations to prevent obstetric haemorrhage in low-and middle-income countries: a systematic review. Health Policy and Planning. https://doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czaa074.

 

27.                 Victoria Nembaware, Gaston K. Mazandu, Jade Hotchkiss, Jean-Michel Safari Serufuri, Jill Kent, Andre Pascal Kengne, Kofi Anie, Nchangwi Syntia Munung, Daima Bukini, Valentina Josiane Ngo Bitoungui, Deogratias Munube, Uzima Chirwa, Catherine Chunda-Liyoka, Agnes Jonathan, Miriam V. Flor-Park, Kevin Kum Esoh, Mario Jonas, Khuthala Mnika, Chandré Oosterwyk, Upendo Masamu, Jack Morrice, Annette Uwineza, Arthemon Nguweneza, Kambe Banda, Isaac Nyanor, David Nana Adjei, Nathan Edward Siebu, Malula Nkanyemka, Patience Kuona, Bamidele O. Tayo, Andrew Campbell, Assaf P. Oron, Obiageli E. Nnodu, Vivian Painstil, Julie Makani, Nicola Mulder, Ambroise Wonkam, and on behalf of the Sickle Cell Disease Ontology Working Group. The Sickle Cell Disease Ontology: Enabling Collaborative Research and Co-Designing of New Planetary Health Applications. OMICS: A Journal of Integrative Biology 2020 24:10559-567

 

28.                 Alli LA, Nnodu OE. Anti-sickling Efficacy of Methanolic Extract of Medicinal Plants from Gwagwalada, Nigeria, WAJM 2020; 37(7): 662–665.

 

 

 

News Items

1.     https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/todays-faces-sickle-cell-disease/obiageli-nnodu-md

2.     https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/news/2019/rapid-result-test-track-transform-sickle-cell-disease-screening-millions

3.     https://qz.com/africa/1873730/new-sickle-cell-screening-for-newborns-in-africa-could-save-lives/

4.     https://www.hcplive.com/view/point-of-care-newborn-testing-pediatric-sickle-cell-care

 

5.     https://leadership.ng/sickle-cell-consa-launches-sites-to-screen-16000-babies-in-abuja-kaduna/

 

6.     http://www.ashnewsdaily.org/www-ashnewsdaily-org-why-i-volunteer-international-consortium-on-newborn-screening-in-africa/

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