MSc/PhD Program
Hope Agbemenyah

First Name:
Hope Yao

Last Name:
Agbemenyah

Country:
Ghana

 

 



Hope Yao Agbemenyah

EDUCATION

College / University:
University of Ghana

Highest Degree:
B.Sc. Chemistry

Major Subjects:
Chemistry, Physics, Biology

Lab Experience:
Analytical skills, TLC, organic synthesis

Projects / Research:
Synthesis of benzocaine and its sunscreen effect
Extraction of active ingredient in chloroquin

Scholarships:
2007 - 2008: Stipend of the Excellence Foundation for the Promotion of the Max Planck Society

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:
The size of the brain compared to body is relatively small but all cognitive activities are controlled by the brain. I am interested in the neural basis of cognition, stem cells and also in understanding degeneration of brain cells.