Letter

European Journal of Human Genetics (2008) 16, 780–783; doi:10.1038/ejhg.2008.49; published online 2 April 2008

Establishment of a biobank and pharmacogenetics database of African populations

Alice Matimba1, Margaret N Oluka2, Benjamin U Ebeshi3, Jane Sayi4, Oluseye O Bolaji3, Anastasia N Guantai2 and Collen M Masimirembwa1

  1. 1African Institute of Biomedical Science and Technology, Harare, Zimbabwe
  2. 2Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, AiBST–UON Lab, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
  3. 3Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
  4. 4Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Muhimbili University, Dar-es-Salam, Tanzania

Correspondence: Dr CM Masimirembwa, African Institute of Biomedical Science and Technology, P O Box 2294, Harare, Zimbabwe. Tel: +263 4 710563-4; Fax: +263 4 710562; E-mail: collen.masimirembwa@aibst.com or collenmasimirembwa@yahoo.com

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