Ferdinand Nanfack Minkeu

Ferdinand Nanfack Minkeu

Research Tech., Biology

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Email: fnanfackminkeu@wooster.edu


PhD, Sorbonne University, Paris, France, Life Science Complexity (2015-2018)

M.S. University of Yaoundé I, Cameroon, Biochemistry - Biotechnology and Development (2008-2011)

B.S. University of Yaoundé I, Biochemistry (2005-2008)

Courses Taught

BIOL 451 Independent study

FREN-20100 French (Assistant)

Awards and Professional Memberships

Since 2017, Member of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, USA

Since 2019, Member of the American Society for Virology, USA


  • Mbomen-Mbomen LM, Nanfack-Minkeu F, et al. 2020. Validation d’une méthode de valorisation matière et énergie des huiles de vidange. Déchets Sciences et Techniques, 83. https://doi.org/10.4267.
  • Belda E, Nanfack-Minkeu F, et al. 2019. De novo profiling of RNA viruses in Anopheles malaria vector mosquitoes from forest ecological zones in Senegal and Cambodia. BMC genomics, 20:664.
  • Nanfack-Minkeu F, et al., ( 2019). Interaction of members of the natural RNA virome with the African malaria vector, Anopheles coluzzii. Scientific reports 9 : 6319.
  • Nanfack Minkeu F and Vernick K. (2018). A systematic review of the natural virome of Anopheles mosquitoes. Viruses 10(5), 222.

Research Interests

  • Mosquito physiology
  • Reproduction
  • Mosquito borne viruses
  • Vector control