ZIPPORAH CHELAGAT MAIYO

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DSC00013ZIPPORAH CHELAGAT MAIYO

Assistant Lecturer,

Department Of Biochemistry And Molecular Biology

Faculty of Science,

Egerton University

P. O. Box 536, 20115 Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 - 722 805 995+254 - 722 805 995, Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

2010-present

Ph.D., in progress

Egerton University, Kenya

2008

Master of Science in Biochemistry

Egerton University, Kenya

2005

B.Sc. general (Biochemistry option)

Egerton University, Kenya

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

plant biochemistry, pharmacognosy/ phytopharmaceuticals

WORK EXPERIENCE

Oct 2009 - present

Assistant lecturer, Egerton University,

2008-2009 October

Part-time teaching Assistant, Egerton University,

2007-2008

Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry on Natural Products under Prof Matsyoh of Egerton University

KEY RESEARCH PROJECTS

2010-present

The Isolation and Characterization of Antimalarial Agents with different plant methanol extracts/Bioprospecting

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1

ZC Maiyo, RM Ngure, JC Matasyoh, R Chepkorir African Journal of Biotechnology Vol. 9 (21), pp. 3178-3182, 24 May, 2010DOI: 10.5897/AJB09.444 ISSN 1684-5315 © 2010 Academic Journals Phytochemical constituents and antimicrobial activity of leaf extracts of three Amaranthus plant species

2

Matasyoh, J.C; Maiyo, Z.C.; Ngure, R.M; Chepkorir, R. Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of essential oil of Coriandrim sativum L. Journal of Food Chemistry Volume 113 (2) Elsevier – Mar 15, 2009

RESEARCH INTERESTS

plant biochemistry, pharmacognosy/ phytopharmaceuticals and food biochemistry/Biotechnology