Jedida KongoroCountry of origin: Kenya General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Degrees2019 Biological Systems and Organisms
Current Research Activities
Biological Systems and Organisms
Interaction of tsetse midgut-secreted biomolecules and trypanosomes, their effect on the vector susceptibility and competence in parasite transmission. Work so far has been on effects of trypsins and lectins on tsetse susceptibility and similarstudies are planned on the effects of similar molecules and Plasmodium.
AffiliationsBiochemical Society of Kenya (BSK)Society of Cell and Developmental Biology, KenyaEntomological Society of Kenya (ESK)African Biotechnology Stakeholders Forum (ABSF)