Doctor of Philosophy in Immunology, University London, 1983.
Fellow medical research council Royal College Surgeons England, London, 1983—1985. Senior researcher Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1985—1986. Research scientist Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1986—1998, adjunct professor, since 2006.
Senior research officer Swedish International Development Agency, 1998—2002, research director, since 2006. Counsellor development cooperative, head mission Embassy of Sweden, Kampala, Uganda, 2002.
Member of Karolinska Institute (member strategic group diversity 2005-2008), Network African Women Scientists.
Married Sven Fredrik Britton, June 14, 1938. Children: Elizabeth Adu, Opokua Britton, Asabea Britton.