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Researchers from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) working in partnership with colleagues from the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) have shown the large potential impact of a completely new type of antimalarial drug that kill mosquitoes, as opposed to existing drugs that target the parasite, to reduce the spread of malaria. Read More



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Initiative increases access to health and services for Communities in Kenya

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The Family AIDS Care and Education Services (FACES) strives to find innovative ways to make it as easy as possible for the people of Kisumu County to access high-quality medical care.

The team took a step forward with the launch of CHI’s Community Health Campaigns in the informal settlement area of Obunga in Kisumu East. The Community Health Campaigns offer a convenient way for people to access healthcare services through health fairs right in their own community.


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KEMRI has six (6) Main Programmes aligned to the KEMRI Strategic Master plan and the Vision 2030.

Upcoming Events

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The 12th Annual NTD Conference Conference, scheduled for Dec 5th-7th, 2018, Nairobi, Kenya.

Fight Against HIV

Prof. Matilu Mwau, Director CIPDCR KEMRI discussing on the fight against HIV on KTN.

DNA Testing Lab

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KEMRI Human DNA Identification Laboratory offers DNA testing services in the area of family relationship testing and Forensic DNA Testing. Read More