Title : Evaluation of inflammatory markers as a predictor of pneumonia in children
Serum procalcitonin, C-reactive protein and cytokine TH1(IL-2&IFN-G) and TH2 (IL- 4,6&10) elevation will be associated pneumonia in children under the age of 5 years. The aim of the study is to evaluate the diagnostic usefulness of the inflammatory markers.
Eugene Adu Ahwireng studied first degree at University of Cape Coast, in Ghana. Currently studying his master program in Immunology at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), and a scholar program at University of Utah. He is a young professional medical laboratory technologist with specialties’ in Immunology, Microbiology and Serology. He has one published work on Pharmacokinetics with children living with Tuberculosis.