Dr Perpetual Ndungu

PROFILE

PhD in Medical microbiology specialty in Mycobacteriology.

DESIGNATION:  Lecturer in MLS Department JKUAT teaching microbiology, mycology and epidemiology units.

RESEARCH INTERESTS: My research interests are in the areas of Mycobacteriology as well as drug resistance and Neglected diseases. 

SELECT PUBLICATIONS:

1. Risk factors in the transmission of Tuberculosis in Nairobii: A descriptive epidemiology study. Authors: Perpetual Ndung’u, Gunturu Revathi, Samuel Kariuki, Zipporah Ng’ang’a.

Advances in MicrobiologyVol.3 No. 2 May 31 2013. DOI: 104236/aim.2013.32025

2. Characterization and antimicrobial susceptibility of Actinomycetes from TB smear negative and retreatment patients in Nairobi Kenya.

Authors: Fridah Njeru, Perpetual Ndung’u, Christine Bii Journal of Biosciences and medicines Vol7 No. 8 August 9 2019

DOI: 10.4236/jbm.2019.78001

3. Mycobacteria Interspersed Repetitive Units –Variable Number of Tandem Repeat, Spoligotyping and Drug Resistance of isolates from pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Kenya.

Authors: Perpetual Ndung’u, Samuel Kariuki, Gunturu Revathi, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Stefan Niemann

Advances in Microbiology Vol 7 No. 3 March 24 2017 DOI: 104236/aim.2017 73017

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

1.Member of American Society for Microbiology.

2. Member and current secretary of Kenya Society for Microbiology.

CONTACT INFORMATION: pndungu@jkuat.ac.ke.

OFFICE LOCATION: COHES BUILDING 2ND FLR RM 218.