KWESI BOADU MENSAH is a SENIOR LECTURER,Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Ghana



Organizing committee


Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology


Arhin SM, Mensah KB*, Agbeno E, Badii VS, Ansah C. Pharmacotherapy of infertility in Ghana: retrospective study at the cape coast teaching hospital.  

Mensah KB*, Adu-Gyamfi PK. To legalize cannabis in Ghana or not to legalize? Reviewing the pharmacological evidence.  

Mensah KB*, Benneh C, Forkuo AD, Ansah C. Cryptolepine, the Main Alkaloid of the Antimalarial Cryptolepis sanguinolenta (Lindl.) Schlechter, Induces Malformations in Zebrafish Embryos.

 Farr HM, Donkoh A, Boateng M, Mensah KB. Effect of variously-processed rubber seed meals on reproductive performance: The use of Sprague-Dawley laboratory rats as model for pigs.  

Farr HM, Donkoh A, Boateng MK, Mensah KB. Evaluation of methods of processing rubber seed meal in terms of chemical composition and energy value.  

Forkuo AD, Ansah C, Mensah KB, Annan K, Gyan B, Theron A, Mancama D, Wright CW. In vitro anti-malarial interaction and gametocytocidal activity of cryptolepine.

Mensah KB*, Opoku-Agyeman K, Ansah C. Antibiotic use during pregnancy: a retrospective study of prescription patterns and birth outcomes at an antenatal clinic in rural Ghana. Journal of pharmaceutical policy and practice. 2017 Dec;10(1):24.   Mensah KB*, Adu-Gyamfi PK, Boakye-Gyasi E. HAART Therapy in Ghana: Assessment of Adverse Drug Reaction Reports of Patients at an HIV Clinic and a Teaching Hospital.

Osafo N, Mensah KB, Yeboah OK. Phytochemical and Pharmacological Review of Cryptolepis sanguinolenta (Lindl.) Schlechter.  

Farr HM, Donkoh A, Boateng M, Mensah KB. Assessment of the nutritional quality of variously-processed rubber seed meals as dietary ingredients using the laboratory rat as model for pigs.  

Boakye-Gyasi E, Kasange EA, Biney RP, Mensah KB, Agyare C, Woode E. Anti-nociceptive effects of geraniin and an aqueous extract of the aerial parts of Phyllanthus muellerianus (Kuntze) Exell. In murine models of chemical nociception.  

Mensah KB, Ansah C. Irrational use of antibiotics and the risk of diabetes in Ghana.  

Ansah C, Moomin A, Mensah KB. Terminalia ivorensis A. Chev. Ethanolic Stem Bark Extract Protects Against Gentamicin-Induced Renal and Hepatic Damage in Rats.  

Forkuo AD, Ansah C, Mensah KB, Boampong JN, Ameyaw EO, Gyan BA, Arku AT, Ofori MF. Synergistic anti-malarial action of cryptolepine and artemisinins.

Ansah C, Appiah JA, Mensah KB, Mante PK. Aqueous leaf extract of Carica papaya (Caricaceae) Linn. Causes liver injury and reduced fertility in rats.

Otoo LF, Ansah C, Koffuor GA, Benneh C, Mensah KB, Ben IO. Effect of an ethanolic seed extract of Picralima nitida ((Stapf) Th. & H. Durand) on reproductive abilities and developmental indices in rodents.  

Otoo LF, Koffuor GA, Ansah C, Mensah KB, Benneh C, Ben IO. Assessment of an ethanolic seed extract of Picralima nitida ([Stapf] Th. and H. Durand) on reproductive hormones and its safety for use.  

Mensah KB*, Benneh C, Boakye-Gyasi E - Ethanol root extract of the African aphrodisiac, Mondia whitie (periplocaceae), possess estrogenic activity.  

Adu-Amoah L, Agyare C, Kisseih E, Ayande PG, Mensah KB. Toxicity assessment of Erythrophleum ivorense and Parquetina nigrescens.  

Mensah KB and Ansah C. (2014). The antimalarial herbal Cryptolepis sanguinolenta (Lindl) Schltr is antiandrogenic.  

Boakye-Gyasi E, Kasanga EA, Biney RP, Abotsi WK, Mensah KB, Woode E. Ameliorative Effects of Ethanolic Leaf Extract of Palisota hirsuta K. Schum (Commelinaceae) on Vincristine-Induced Neuropathic Pain in rats   

Fetse JP, Kyekyeku JO, Dueve E, Mensah KB. (2014). Wound Healing Activity of Total Alkaloidal Extract of the Root Bark of Alstonia. boonei (Apocynacea).

Ansah C and Mensah K. B. (2013). A review of the anticancer potential of the antimalarial herbal Cryptolepis sanguinolenta and its major alkaloid cryptolepine.

  Agyare C, Koffuor GA, Duah- Boakye Y, Mensah KB. (2013). Antimicrobial and antiinflammatory properties of Funtumia elastic.  

Agyare C, Bempah SB, Boakye YD, Ayande P, Adarkwa-Yiadom M, Mensah K. B. (2013) Evaluation Of Antimicrobial And Wound Healing Potential Of Justicia Flava And Lannea Welwitschii. Evidence-Based Complementary And Alternative Medicine   

Agyare C, Dwobeng AS, Agyepong N, Boakye YD, Mensah KB, Ayande PG, AdarkwaYiadom M. Antimicrobial, antioxidant, and wound healing properties of Kigelia africana (Lam.) Beneth. and Strophanthus hispidus DC.

Mensah K.B. And Ansah C. (2013). Aqueous root extract of the antimalarial herbal Cryptolepis sanguinolenta (Lindl.) Schltr delays the development of physical landmarks and sensorimotor systems in mice.

Ansah C. And Mensah KB. (2012).Aqueous root extract of the anti-malarial herbal Cryptolepis sangunolenta (Lindl) Schltr inhibits ovulation in rabbits.

Agyare C, Koffuor GA, Boamah VE, Adu F, Mensah KB, Adu-Amoah L (2012). Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activities of Pterygota macrocarpa and Cola gigantea (Sterculiaceae) Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 

Koffuor GA, Mensah KB, Annan K. (2011). Herbs for postnatal care as potential adjuncts to maternal and child healthcare in Ghana.

Ansah C., Mensah KB, Woode E, Duwiejua M. (2010). Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity of Cryptolepis sanguinolenta in mice.

Koffuor GA, Woode E, Mensah KB, Oppong-Gyebi A. Reproductive safety assessment of a polyherbal antihypertensive mixture in Ghana.


St Peter’s Secondary School Ghana                            
Senior Secondary School Certificate Exam   
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana                Bachelor of Pharmacy (First Class)   
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana               Doctor of Philosophy (Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology) 


 safety of orthodox and herbal medicines with emphasize on Developmental and Reproductive Pharmacology and Toxicology. 


Editorial Board Member - Journal of Pharmaceutical and Scientific Innovation