Malaria Culture Hands-on Training

The Africa Research Excellence Fund is pleased to fund this workshop on the in vitro cultivation of Plasmodium falciparum (malaria parasite) in collaboration with Nnamdi Azikiwe University. This workshop is free of charge and will build capacity and foster collaboration on malaria research.


 Investigation of epidemiological data using in vitro cultivation of Plasmodium

Primer design for PCR and qPCR

In silico PCR

In silico restriction cloning


Participants will be selected on first come basis and will have to provide proof of two (2) doses of hepatitis B vaccination or that their Anti-HBsAb is >100iu/ml before they can attend the Session 2 workshop.

There are two sessions of the MASTER CLASS:

Session 1:



Drug Design and Informatics Lab, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU), Agulu, Anambra State.

Session 2:

16/01/23 – 28/01/23


Molecular Research Laboratory, Faculty of Health Sciences, NAU, Okofia, Otolo Nnewi, Anambra State.


Participants should please Contact: 07873256395 (WhatsApp, Linda) or 08034101608 (George), to send information about the programme of events.


Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) and Nnamdi Azikiwe University.