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Dr. Christian Agyare
 
Highest Degree: PostDoc Fellow in Parasitic Diseases from University of California, San Francisco, USA
 
Institute: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
 
Area of Interest: Pharmacology and Toxicology
  •   Antimicrobial
  •   Wound Healing
  •   Ethnopharmacology
  •   Antibiotic Resistance
 
URL: http://livedna.org/233.8564
 
My SELECTED Publications
1:   Adu, F., G.H. Sam, C. Agyare, J.A. Apenteng, V.E. Boamah and D. NtinagyeiMintah, 2014. Influence of methanol fruit and leaf extracts of Myristica fragrans (Myristicaceae) on the activity of some antibiotics. Afr. J. Microbiol. Res., 8: 1982-1986.
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2:   Adu-Amoah, L., C. Agyare, E. Kisseih, P.G. Ayande and K.B. Mensah, 2014. Toxicity assessment of Erythrophleum ivorense and Parquetina nigrescens. Toxicol. Rep., 1: 411-420.
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3:   Agyare, C., A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters and A. Hensel, 2009. Ethnopharmacological survey and In vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Bosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana. J. Ethnopharmacol., 125: 393-403.
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4:   Agyare, C., A. Owusu-Ansah, P.P.S. Ossei, J.A. Apenteng and Y.D. Boakye, 2014. Wound healing and anti-infective properties of Myrianthus arboreus and Alchornea cordifolia. Med. Chem., 4: 533-539.
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5:   Agyare, C., A.S. Dwobeng, N. Agyepong, Y.D. Boakye, K.B. Mensah, P.G. Ayande and M. Adarkwa-Yiadom, 2013. Antimicrobial, antioxidant and wound healing properties of Kigelia africana (Lam.) Beneth. and Strophanthus hispidus DC. Adv. Pharmacol. Sci. 10.1155/2013/692613.
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6:   Agyare, C., A.Y. Mensah and S. Osei-Asante, 2006. Antimicrobial activity and phytochemical studies of some medicinal plants from Ghana. Boletin Latinamericano Caribe Plantas Medicinales Aromaticas, 5: 113-117.
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7:   Agyare, C., A.Y. Mensah, K. Sarpong and G. Komlaga, 2006. Antimicrobial activity of Hymenostegia afzelii and Napoleanea vogelii. Boletin Latinamericano Caribe Plantas Medicinales Aromaticas, 5: 11-14.
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8:   Agyare, C., D.O. Obiri, Y.D. Boakye and N. Osafo, 2013. Medicinal Plants with Anti-Inflammatory and Analgesic Activities. In: Medicinal Plant Research in Africa: Pharmacology and Chemistry, Kuete, V. (Ed.). Elsevier, New York, USA., ISBN-13: 978-0124059276, pp: 725-745.
9:   Agyare, C., E. Amuah, M. Adarkwa-Yiadom, S. Osei-Asante and P.P.S. Ossei, 2014. Medicinal plants used for treatment of wounds and skin infections: Assessment of wound healing and antimicrobial properties of Mallotus oppositifolius and Momordica charantia. Int. J. Phytomed., 6: 50-58.
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10:   Agyare, C., E. Baiden, J.A. Apenteng, Y.D. Boakye and L. Adu-Amoah, 2015. Anti-infective and anti-inflammatory properties of Portulaca oleracea L. Donnish J. Med. Plant Res., 2: 1-6.
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11:   Agyare, C., E. Kesseih, I.Y. Kyere and P.P.S. Ossei, 2014. Medicinal plants used in wound care: Assessment of wound healing and antimicrobial properties of Zanthoxylum leprieurii. Issues Biol. Sci. Pharmaceut. Res., 2: 81-89.
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12:   Agyare, C., G.A. Koffour, A.Y. Mensah and D.O. Agyemang, 2006. Antimicrobial and uterine smooth muscle activities of Albizia ferruginea. Boletin Latinamericano Caribe Plantas Medicinales Aromaticas, 5: 31-35.
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13:   Agyare, C., G.A. Koffuor, V.E. Boamah, F. Adu, K.B. Mensah and L. Adu-Amoah, 2012. Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activities of Pterygota macrocarpa and Cola gigantea (Sterculiaceae). Evidence-Based Complement. Altern. Med. 10.1155/2012/902394.
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14:   Agyare, C., G.A. Koffuor, Y.D. Boakye and K.B. Mensah, 2013. Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties of Funtumia elastica. Pharmaceut. Biol., 51: 418-425.
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15:   Agyare, C., J.A. Apenteng, F. Adu, E. Kesseeih and Y.D. Boakye, 2015. Antimicrobial, antibiotic resistance modulation and cytotoxicity studies of different extracts of pupalia lappacea. Pharmacol., 6: 244-257.
16:   Agyare, C., M. Lechtenberg, A. Deters, F. Petereit and A. Hensel, 2011. Ellagitannins from Phyllanthus muellerianus (Kuntze) Exell.: Geraniin and furosin stimulate cellular activity, differentiation and collagen synthesis of human skin keratinocytes and dermal fibroblasts. Phytomedicine, 18: 617-624.
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17:   Agyare, C., O.E. Bekoe, Y.D. Boakye, S.O. Dapaah, T. Appiah and S.O. Bekoe, 2016. Medicinal Plants and Natural Products with Demonstrated Wound Healing Properties. In: Wound Healing: New Insights into Ancient Challenges, Alexandrescu, V.A. (Ed.). Chapter 22, InTech Publisher, Croatia, ISBN: 978-953-51-2679-9, pp: 483-531.
18:   Agyare, C., S. Oguejiofor, E.O. Bekoe, L. Adu-Amoah and Y.D. Boakye, 2016. Anti-inflammatory and anti-infective properties of ethanol leaf and root extracts of Baphia nitida. Br. Microbiol. Res. J., 11: 1-11.
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19:   Agyare, C., S.B. Bempah, Y.D. Boakye, P.G. Ayande, M. Adarkwa-Yiadom and K.B. Mensah, 2013. Evaluation of antimicrobial and wound healing potential of Justicia flava and Lannea welwitschii. Evidence-Based Complement. Altern. Med. 10.1155/2013/632927.
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20:   Agyare, C., T. Appiah, Y.D. Boakye and J. Apenteng, 2017. Petroselinum crispum: A Review. In: Medicinal Spices and Vegetables from Africa: Therapeutic Potential against Metabolic, Inflammatory, Infectious and Systemic Diseases, Kuete, V. (Ed.). Chapter 25, Elsevier, New York, USA., ISBN: 978-0-12-809286-6, pp: 527-547.
21:   Agyare, C., V. Spiegler, H. Sarkodie, A. Asase, E. Liebau and A. Hensel, 2014. An ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of the ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants as anthelmintic remedies in the Ashanti region, in the central part of Ghana. J. Ethnopharmacol., 158: 255-263.
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22:   Agyare, C., Y.D. Boakye, E.O. Bekoe, A. Hensel, S.O. Dapaah and T. Appiah, 2016. Review: African medicinal plants with wound healing properties. J. Ethnopharmacol., 177: 85-100.
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23:   Agyare, C., Y.D. Boakye, J.A. Apenteng, S.O. Dapaah, T. Appiah and and A. Adow, 2016. Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties of Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl. and Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott. Biochem. Pharmacol., Vol. 5. 10.4172/2167-0501.1000201.
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24:   Agyare, C.S., N. Osafo, C. Agyare, K.O. Buabeng and A.A. Abruquah, 2017. Supply chain management of anti-malarials in the district hospitals in Kumasi metropolitan area, Ashanti region of Ghana. Int. J. Med. Med. Sci., 9: 22-32.
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25:   Agyepong, N., C. Agyare, M. Adarkwa-Yiadom and S.Y. Gbedema, 2014. Phytochemical investigation and anti-microbial activity of Clausena anisata (willd), hook. Afr. J. Tradit. Complement. Altern. Med., 11: 200-209.
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26:   Agyepong, N., C. Agyare, P.P.S. Ossei and D.Y. Boakye, 2015. Antioxidant and in vivo wound healing activities of Clausena anisata. Eur. J. Med. Plants, 10: 1-8.
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27:   Apenteng, J.A., C. Agyare, F. Adu, P.G. Ayande and Y.D. Boakye, 2014. Evaluation of wound healing potential of different leaf extracts of Pupalia lappacea. Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol., 8: 1039-1048.
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28:   Appiah, T., C. Agyare and Y. Luo, 2017. Molecular identification of some Ghanaian mushrooms using internal transcribed spacer regions. Mol. Biol., Vol. 6. 10.4172/2168-9547.1000191.
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29:   Bekoe, E.O., C. Agyare and S. Bekoe, 2016. Cytotoxicity of the aqueous extract of Clerodendrum splendens on HaCaT keratinocytes. Eur. J. Med. Plants, 16: 1-8.
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30:   Bekoe, E.O., C. Agyare, J. Sarkodie and D. Dadebo, 2017. Herbal medicines used in the treatment of typhoid in the Ga East Municipality of Ghana. Int. J. Trop. Dis. Health, 23: 1-13.
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31:   Boadu, R.F., C. Agyare, M. Adarkwa-Yiadom, F. Adu, V.E. Boamah and Y.D. Boakye, 2015. In vitro activity and evaluation of quality of some selected penicillins on the Ghanaian market using developed HPLC methods. Med. Chem., 5: 1-14.
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32:   Boakye, Y.D., C. Agyare and A. Hensel, 2016. Anti-infective properties and time-kill kinetics of Phyllanthus muellerianus and its major constituent, geraniin. Med. Chem., 6: 95-104.
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33:   Boakye, Y.D., C. Agyare and S.O. Dapaah, 2016. In vitro and in vivo antioxidant properties of Phyllanthus muellerianus and its major constituent, geraniin. Oxid. Antioxid. Med. Sci., 5: 70-78.
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34:   Boakye, Y.D., C. Agyare, W.K.M. Abotsi, P.G. Ayande and P.P.S. Ossei, 2016. Anti-inflammatory activity of aqueous leaf extract of Phyllanthus muellerianus (Kuntze) Exell. and its major constituent, geraniin. J. Ethnopharmacol., 187: 17-27.
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35:   Boamah, V.E., C. Agyare, H. Odoi and A. Dalsgaard, 2016. Antibiotic practices and factors influencing the use of antibiotics in selected poultry farms in Ghana. J. Antimicrob. Agents, Vol. 2. 10.4172/2472-1212.1000120.
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36:   Boamah, V.E., C. Agyare, H. Odoi, F. Adu, S.Y. Gbedema and A. Dalsgaard, 2017. Prevalence and antibiotic resistance of coagulase-negative Staphylococci isolated from poultry farms in three regions of Ghana. Infect. Drug Resistance, 10: 175-183.
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37:   Dapaah, S.O., C. Agyare, D.D. Obiri, Y.D. Boakye and N. Osafo, 2016. In vivo anti-inflammatory and in vitro antioxidant properties of Hilleria latifolia and Laportea ovalifolia. Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol., 10: 442-450.
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38:   Dapaah, S.O., C. Agyare, E. Oppong-Bekoe, Y.D. Boakye, P.P.S. Ossei and E.A. Asiama, 2017. Wound healing and cytotoxicity effect of Hilleria latifolia and Laportea ovalifolia. EC Pharmacol. Toxicol., 3: 72-83.
39:   Dapaah, S.O., C. Agyare, Y.D. Boakye and T. Appiah, 2016. Modulatory effects of Hilleria latifolia and Laportea ovalifolia on activity of selected antibiotics. J. Med. Plants Res., 10: 360-366.
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40:   George, D.F., S.Y. Gbedema, C. Agyare, F. Adu, V.E. Boamah, A.A. Tawiah and S.B.B.M. Saana, 2012. Antibiotic Resistance patterns of Escherichia coli isolates from hospitals in Kumasi, Ghana. ISRN Microbiol. 10.5402/2012/658470.
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41:   Kasanga, E.A., E. Boakye-Gyasi, R.P. Biney, J.O. Kyekyeku, C. Agyare and E. Woode, 2017. Geraniin attenuates naloxone-precipitated morphine withdrawal and morphine-induced tolerance in mice. J. Intercult. Ethnopharmacol., 6: 199-205.
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42:   Kisseih, E., M. Lechtenberg, F. Petereit, J. Sendker and D. Zacharski, et al., 2015. Phytochemical characterization and in vitro wound healing activity of leaf extracts from combretum mucronatum Schum. & Thonn.: Oligomeric procyanidins as strong inductors of cellular differentiation. J. Ethnopharmacol., 174: 628-636.
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43:   Komlaga, G., C. Agyare, R.A. Dickson, M.L.K. Mensah, K.K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau and P. Champy, 2015. Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana. J. Ethnopharmacol., 172: 333-346.
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44:   Komlaga, G., S. Cojean, R.A. Dickson, M.A. Beniddir and S. Suyyagh-Albouz et al., 2016. Antiplasmodial activity of selected medicinal plants used to treat malaria in Ghana. Parasitol. Res., 115: 3185-3195.
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45:   Konning, G.H., C. Agyare and B. Ennison, 2004. Antimicrobial activity of some medicinal plants from Ghana. Fitoterapia, 75: 65-67.
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46:   Kyere-Davies, G., C. Agyare, Y.D. Boakye, T. Bains and B.M. Suzuki et al., 2017. In vitro activity of selected Ghanaian medicinal plants against parasites: Giardia lamblia, Entamoeba histolytica and Naegleria fowleri. Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol., 11: 279-283.
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47:   Mensah, A.Y., P.J. Houghton, C. Agyare, G. Komlaga, M.L. Mensah, T.C. Fleisher and K. Sarpong, 2007. Investigation of activities related to wound healing of Secamone afzelii. J. Sci. Technol., 26: 83-89.
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48:   Ndjonka, D., B. Bergmann, C. Agyare, F.M. Zimbres and K. Luersen et al., 2012. In vitro activity of extracts and isolated polyphenols from West African medicinal plants against Plasmodium falciparum. Parasitol. Res., 111: 827-834.
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49:   Ndjonka, D., C. Agyare, K. Luersen, A. Hensel and E. Liebau, 2010. In vitro anti-leishmanial activity of traditional medicinal plants from cameroon and Ghana. Int. J. Pharmacol., 6: 863-871.
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50:   Ndjonka, D., C. Agyare, K. Luersen, B. Djafsia and D. Achukwi et al., 2011. In vitro activity of Cameroonian and Ghanaian medicinal plants on parasitic (Onchocerca ochengi) and free-living (Caenorhabditis elegans) nematodes. J. Helminthol., 85: 304-312.
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51:   Osafo, N., C. Agyare, D.D. Obiri and O.A. Antwi, 2017. Mechanism of Action of Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs. In: Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Al-Kaf, A.G.A. (Ed.). Chapter 2, InTech Publisher, Croatia, ISBN 978-953-51-3444-2, pp: 5-15.
52:   Osafo, N., Y.D. Boakye, C. Agyare, S. Obeng, J.E. Foli and P.A.B. Minkah, 2017. African Plants with Antiproliferative Properties. In: Natural Products and Cancer Drug Discovery, Badria, F.A. (Ed.). Chapter 1, InTech Publisher, Croatia, ISBN: 978-953-51-3314-8, pp: 3-24.
53:   Saana, S.B.B.M., F. Adu, C. Agyare, S.Y. Gbedema, V.E. Boamah and D.F. George, 2013. Antibiotic resistance patterns of strains of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from patients in three hospitals in Kumasi, Ghana. J. Bacteriol. Research, 5: 35-40.
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54:   Spiegler, V., C. Peppler, S. Werne, F. Henkendorn, J. Sendker, E. Liebau, C. Agyare and A. Hensel, 2016. Anthelmintic activity of a traditionally used root extract from Paullinia pinnata. Planta Med., 81: S1-S381.
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55:   Spiegler, V., E. Liebau, C. Peppler, K. Raue and S. Werne et al., 2016. A hydroalcoholic extract from Paullinia pinnata L. roots exerts anthelmintic activity against free-living and parasitic nematodes. Planta Med., 82: 1173-1179.
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56:   Ugboduma, A.O., F. Adu, C. Agyare, K. Annan and S. Osei-Asante, 2013. Phytochemical screening and antimicrobial activity of Entandrophragma angolense. J. Pharm. Nutr. Sci., 3: 241-249.
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