Mrs. Judith K. Chore

Mrs. Judith K. Chore

Senior Technologist 1

Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Egerton University

P.O.BOX 536

20115-Egerton

Kenya

+254726476919+254726476919 (cell Phone)

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EDUCATION

2014

Registered for PhD in Biochemistry

Egerton University

2012

Masters of Science (Msc.) degree in Biochemistry

Egerton University

2005

Pre Msc course (Biochemistry)

Egerton University

1990

Higher National Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

The Kenya Polytechnic, Nairobi

1984

Ordinary Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

Chemical Pathology

WORK EXPERIENCE

2010 to date

Senior technologist 1-Egerton University

1986-2010

Senior technologist 11-Egerton University

1985-1986

Laboratory technologist –Egerton University

COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECTS

2007-2008

Aloe plant extracts as alternative larvicides against third instars larvae of Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes

2008-2011

Physiological responses of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes to selected Aloe plant species

2008-2011

The larvicidal activity of selected Aloe plant species against the larvae of the yellow fever Aedes aegypti mosquito

PUBLICATIONS

1. Judith K. Chore, Meshack Obonyo, Francis N. Wachira and Paul O. Mireji (2014). Larvicidal Activity of selected Aloe species against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Journal of Insect Science.14(202): 2014; 001:10.1093/jisesa/leu064

2.Josphat C. Matasyoh, Euty M. Wathuta, Samuel T. Kariuki, Regina Chepkorir and Judith Kavulani (2008). Aloe plant extracts as alternative larvicides for mosquito control. (2008). African Journal of Biotechnology. 7 (7): pp 212-915.

On-going Research

A research Project on Biochemical changes and Microbial Profiles Affecting Quality and Vase Life of Cut Gladioli (Gladiolus grandiflorus L. Fado) Following Pulsing and Cold Wet Storage.