UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
COLLEGE OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES (CONAS)
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Title:
Name: Cyprian Beda Mpinda
College/School/Division: College Of Natural And Applied Sciences
Section:
Role: Lecturer and researcher at The Department of Molecular biology and Biotechnology
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E-mail:  cyprianmpinda@yahoo.com
OR      mpinda.cyprian@udsm.ac.tz     

Mob: +255685366655 


Cyprian Beda Mpinda (PhD) is a Lecturer and researcher at The Department of Molecular biology and Biotechnology, University of Dar es Salam, Tanzania. He finished his PhD in Biotechnology in 2018 and his work was focused on assessing the anti HIV activities of extracts of some plants species which are used in managing HIV/AIDS in the country. Prior to that, his MSc in Biochemistry study was based on cytokine profiling for pregnant women with or without pre-eclampsia in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. 
As a lecturer, he is engaged in teaching Biochemistry and Industrial biotechnology for undergraduate students.

Mpinda is now on natural products research aiming at identifying, documenting and validating plants that are used by local traditional healers in management of diseases such as HIV/AIDS, TB and cancer with prospects of integrating with bioinformatics tools with his research. 
 

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