ANETH DAVID MWAKILILI

Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, College Of Natural And Applied Sciences
Education:

MSc

Teaching:

On study leave

Research:

Research interests:  Agricultural biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR), Plant Growth Promoting Fungi (PGPF) 

Projects:

  •  Investigator: Screening for Novel Molecular Markers of Antimicrobial Resistance From the Microbiome of Broiler Chicken in Tanzania
  •  Investigator: Molecular identification and population genetic structure of sea cucumbers along the coast of Tanzania: Implication for coastal management and aquaculture development
  •  Investigator: Population genetic structure and gene flow of the mud creeper Terebraliapalustris (Linnaeus, 1767) in Tanzania.

Publications:

1.  Oleg N Reva, Dirk ZH Swanevelder, Liberata A Mwita, Aneth David Mwakilili, Dillon Muzondiwa, Monique Joubert, Wai Yin Chan, Stefanie Lutz, Christian H Ahrens, Lylia V Avdeeva, Maksim A Kharkhota, DonathaTibuhwa, Sylvester Lyantagaye, Joachim Vater, Rainer Borriss, Johan Meijer, 2019. "Genetic, epigenetic and phenotypic diversity of four Bacillus velezensis strains used for plant protection or as probiotics”.Frontiers in microbiology. 10:2610

2.SarvenazSarabipour, Benjamin Schwessinger, Fiona N Mumoki, Aneth D Mwakilili, Aziz Khan, Humberto J Debat, Pablo Saez, Samantha Seah, Tomislav Mestrovic "Evaluating features of scientific conferences: A call for improvements”, BioRxiv. doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.04.02.022079 Pre-print


3. Oleg N Reva, Safronova A Larisa, Aneth D Mwakilili, DonathaTibuhwa, Sylvester Lyantagaye, Wai Yin Chan, Stefanie Lutz, Christian H Ahrens, Joachim Vater, Rainer Borriss. 2020. "Complete genome sequence and epigenetic profile of Bacillus velezensis UCMB5140 used for plant and crop protection in comparison with other plant-associated Bacillus strains”. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 104(17):7643-7656

 

4. Mohamed ZahirAlimohamed, Aneth David Mwakilili, Kenneth Mbwanji, Zainab KarimManji, FridaKaywang, Kilaza Samson Mwaikono, Ismael Adolf, Julie Makani, Ben Hamel, CollenMasimirembwa, Deus Simon Ishengoma, SianaNkyA. 2020. "Inauguration of the Tanzania Society of Human Genetics: ‘Biomedical research in Tanzania with emphasis on Human genetics and genomics’”. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene journal. Accepted for publication