: Dr.
: Biochemistry and Biotechnology
Contact address:
P.O. Box 1 Uthiru 00605
Area of Specialization: Molecular Genetics
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Conference Presentations

  • Mwala D.M., Mwaengo D.M. and Mburu D.N. (2011). A new parvoviridae family virus associated with respiratory infections (Kenya). 1st International Scientific  Congress: Towards Optimum  Health Care, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, June 15-17, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Ole Kwallah A.B., Okeyo A.M., Mburu D., Hanotte O. and A.W.T. Muigai (2010) Genetic diversity and relationships of sheep breeds of Kenya: Preliminary results and evidence of dilution of the indigenous Red Maasai. Proceedings of the 9th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Leipzig Germany 1-6th August 2010.
  • Kwallah A.B.O., Muigai A.W.T., Mburu D., Mwai O and Imbuga M. (2007) Genetic diversity of the Kenyan sheep - current status. National Science and Agricultural Conference, July 21-23, Kigali, Rwanda.
  • Mburu D., Fan B., Vahidi S.M.F., Faruque M.O., Binh N.T., Nanayakkara H.L.V.,  Zein M.S.A. Mahmood S., Li K., Thuy L.T., Silva L.P., Muladno M., Naqvi A., Mirhoseinie S.Z., Alshaikh M.A., Kibogo H.G., Ajmone-Marsan P., Boettcher P.J., Garcia J.F., Hanotte O. & Jianlin H. (2006) Genetic diversity and population structure of indigenous goats from Asia. XIIth Asian Australasian Association of Animal Production Societies, September 18th-22nd, Busan, South Korea.
  • Aswani B.O., Kijas J., Limo M., Hannote O. & Mburu D. (2006) Analysis of genetic diversity and relationships of the African male sheep using two Y chromosome specific markers. Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Animal Genetics, August 20th-25th, 2006 Porto Seguro, Bahia State, Brazil.
  • Alimohammadian M., Anderson S., Brass A., Gibson, J.P., Hulme H., Iraqi, F.A., Kemp, S.J., Mburu D., Naessens J. & Noyes H.A. (2006). Identification of gene networks associated with anaemia caused by Trypanosoma congolense. Genomes to Systems Conference, March 22nd-24th, Manchester International Convention Centre, Manchester, UK.
  • Koudandé O.D., Dossou-Gbété G., Mujibi F., Kibogo H., Mburu D., Mensah G.A., Hanotte O. &  van Arendonk J.A.M (2005). Cattle genetic diversity assessment in the coastal regions of the BIGHT of Benin. The Role of Biotechnology in Animal Agriculture to Address Poverty in Africa: Opportunities and Challenges. 4th All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture, September 20th-24th, Arusha, Tanzania.
  • Mburu D.N. & Hanotte O. (2005). Comparative genetic analysis of molecular diversity of African cattle. FAO Conference on the Role of Biotechnology for the Characterization and Conservation of Crop, Forestry, Animal and Fishery Genetic Resources, March 5th-7th, Turin, Italy.
  • Mburu D.N., Naessens J., Noyes H., Kemp S., Gibson J. & Iraqi F. (2004). Development of pathology in A/J, C57BL/6 and BALB/c mice following Trypanosoma congolense infection. 18th International Mouse Genome Conference, October 17th-22nd, Seattle, USA.
  • Naessens J., Mburu D.N., Noyes H., Kemp S., Gibson J. & Iraqi F. (2004). The capacity to control of anemia development and parasitaemia growth is under different genetic mechanisms in African murine trypanosomosis. 18th International Mouse Genome Conference, October 17th-22nd, Seattle, USA.