Silvester Nyakaana

BSc., MSc., PhD 

Department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology and Biotechnology,

College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), Makerere University

P.O BOX 7062, Kampala, Uganda

Tel: +256 414 540765 Mob: +256 392 947428

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Current Position: Associate Professor

Research Interest: Molecular conservation and population genetics; molecular diagnostics

Membership to Professional bodies: Member of the IUCN/Species survival commission (SSC)
African Elephant specialist group (AfESG).