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Dr. Duncan Thungu Kirubi

Senior Lecturer
Agricultural Science and Technology
Kenyatta University


Dr. Duncan Thungu Kirubi is currently working as a Senior Lecturer of the Department in Kenyatta University  

Research Interest

Maize breeding Biotechnology Development of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) Breeding for Drought Insect and Disease resistance Quality traits 


  • Developing maize streak resistant maize varieties. Paper presented during Third KARI scientific conference held in Nairobi, October 7-9, 1992.

  • Engineered resistance to sweet potato feathery mottle virus in sweet potato. XIth International Congress of Virology. Sydney, Australia. VP57.10: 162.

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