Five Centre for Biotechnology and Bioinformatics (CEBIB) members of staff participated in the 3rd Malaria Capacity Development Consortium (MCDC) Career Development Groups (CDGs) meeting which was held at the Thistle Euston Hotel, Cardington Street, Euston, London on Thursday, June 25 to Friday June 26, 2015.

The theme of the workshop was 'Developing Sustainable Career Development support for African Researchers.'

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On June 4, 2015, students from Applied Science Department, Meru Technical Training Institute visited CEBIB. 

The students on educational visit to the Centre and the School of Biological Science (SBS) had the chance to experience the practical applications of the acquired theoretical knowledge in molecular biology techniques, laboratory methods in microbiology and applied microbiology & biotechnology.

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Four CEBIB students participated in the finger millet genome annotation

jamboree held at BecA-ILRI Hub, Nairobi, Kenya on  May 25 -29, 2015.

The three included: Helen Ogot (Phd), Muna Abry (MSc), Kelvin Muteru (MSc)

and Tania Bishola (MSc).

The workshop was hosted by Bio-Innovate Africa in collaboration with BecA-ILRI

Hub, ICRISAT and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU).

It was aimed at providing a learning forum for researchers in bioinformatics,

computational biology as well as scientists utilizing computational methods in

their research.

BecA-ILRI Hub, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Congratulations to Ms. Tania Bishola, a 1st Year MSc. Biotechnology student at CEBIB who has been invited to the ZIBI Summer School 2015 in Berlin. The All-expense paid ZIBI Summer Symposium and Practical courses will be facilitated by DAAD-funded fellowship and the ZIBI Graduate School.

Berlin, Germany
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