Ammar Danazumi, BSc
Ammar was a student in the Master's in Biotechnology course at the Warsaw University of Technology. He was awarded a studentship in the Łukasiewicz Programme from NAWA Poland.
Ammar joined the lab to pursue a Master's thesis on FAST protein and its interactions, as well as to further develop his interests and projects on combating tropical infectious diseases.
In the winter semester 2021/2022, Ammar participated in Erasmus exchange in Groningen, NL.
Ammar won a competitive studentship for the year 2022/2023 in the BioLAB programme administered by Fulbright Poland which allows talented MSc or PhD students from Poland to spend a year working in a US laboratory. Ammar was offered the BioLAB studentship to join Engin Özkan lab at the University of Chicago, USA.
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. (2014-2018)
- Internship at Institute for Agricultural Research, Zaria.
- Bachelor Thesis: Evaluation of the effect of T. occidentalis leaf extract combined with ascorbic acid on body weight, relative liver weight and hemoglobin concentration of 2, 4-dinitrophenylhydrazine induced anaemic mice.
- Molecular Biology
- Structural Biology
- Neglected Tropical diseases