Arnold Wasike

Supervisors

Dr. Charles Agoti Prof. James Nokes

Arnold is an IDeAL MSc. student under the Viral Epidemiology and Control group at KEMRI-Wellcome Trust. He is currently pursuing an MSc. in Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics at JKUAT and holds a BSc. in Biochemistry from Egerton University. His MSc. project aims at comparing the diagnostic performance of enzyme immunoassay, TaqMan array cards, real-time RT-PCR and next generation sequencing in investigation of viral acute gastroenteritis aetiology in Kilifi Kenya. He aims to develop his research profile by participating in high quality scientific research and achieve the highest level in academia while working to improve global human health.