Laboratory Services

Dr. Ireen Kiwelu

KCRI Biotechnology Laboratory employs qualified scientists and support staff, and is equipped with up-to-date technology and infrastructure. The laboratory comprises seven functional units and a storage facility. The units are well-integrated and operate at separate locations within a single building. 

Functional units:


  1. Molecular and Immunology
  2. Protein Expression
  3. Haematology and Biochemistry
  4. Microbiology
  5. Genomics
  6. Pharmacokinetics
  7. Entomology/Insectary


The units provide a range of research-related services which can be contracted individually or as part of research work conducted by or in collaboration with KCRI