Teaching labs of Medical Microbiology Department

Teaching labs of Medical Microbiology Department

The Department of Medical Microbiology puts a priority on hands-on learning provided our experienced technologists and research-grade equipment.  The Medical Microbiology Teaching Lab is used to support our infection biology causes. Infection biology is the study of  host pathogen interactions at the molecular level. In the last century, most research and innovation has been geared towards the development of drugs for killing infectious agents and vaccines for preventing infection. Research is now contending with the emergence of new infections for which no treatment or vaccination exists, and the emergence of drug resistant strains of infectious… Continue reading →

Read more about the Department of Medical Microbiology

Read more about the Department of Medical Microbiology

The Department of Medical Microbiology offers academic and research programs of study leading to the award of BSc, M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees suitable for a career in Microbiology or Infectious Diseases. The Department of Medical Microbiology is domiciled in the School of Biomedical Sciences at the College of Health Sciences (COHES). The department was initially established as a sub-department in the Faculty of Science in 2006 and was moved to COHES in 2012. The Department conducts research and training in infectious diseases of humans. Scientists, graduate students and support and technical staff all work in… Continue reading →