Ms. Rose Magoma Nyamao


Title : Ms/MSc.
Contact Address: 
Kenyatta University  PO Box 43844,00100 Nairobi
Assistant Lecturer

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Area of Specialization

  • Medical Immunology

Research Interests:

  • Diagnosis and targeted therapy of breast cancer
  • Role of autoantibodies in the carcinogenesis of breast cancer and their p
  • Novel diagnostic kits (protein microarray) for breast cancer detection
  • Tumor-associated autoantibodies for early detection of breast cancer
  • Use of autoantibodies as therapeutic agents for breast cancer

Conference Presentations

  • Rose Magoma Nyamao,Eighth JKUAT scientific, technological and industrialization conference, at AICAD, Nairobi, Kenya; Effects of glucocorticoids on chemokine production: a bid to control leishmaniasis. Nairobi November 23-25, 2013
  • Rose Magoma Nyamao First international innovation and research conference of the Mt. Kenya University, Safari park hotel, Kenya. Title: Inhibition of Leishmania infection development using glucocorticoid drugs in vitro Nairobi (August 28-30, 2013)
  • Rose Magoma Nyamao KEMRI (Kenya Medical Research Institute) KASH (KEMRI Annual Scientific and Health) conference, KEMRI headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya. Title: Exploring the use of Glucocorticoid Drugs in Prevention of Leishmania Infection: An in vitro study Nairobi February 6-8, 2013
  • Attended Sixth JKUAT scientific, technological and industrialization conference, at AICAD, Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi (November 23-25, 2011)


  • Rose M. Nyamao, Zipporah O. Lagat, Khayeka W. Christopher, Benard M. Jumba, Rebeccah W. Waihenya, Robert Karanja and Bernard Osero Ong'ondo 2014 Efficacy of glucocorticoids in controlling Leishmania major infecting Balb/c mice. Journal of Infectious Diseases and Immunity
  • Bernard N. Jumba, Christopher O. Anjili, Judith Makwali, Johnstone Ingonga, Rose Nyamao, Sylvia Marango, Joseph K. Choge and Christopher Khayeka-Wandabwa. 2015 Evaluation of leishmanicidal activity and cytotoxicity of Ricinus communis and Azadirachta indica extracts from western Kenya: in vitro and in vivo assays. Biomed central research notes 1756-0500
  • Nyamao M. Rose 2015 Effects of glucocorticoids in the control of Leishmania major infection in Balb/c mice Thesis

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