Mr Edwin Wanjofu

MSc student


Biochemistry, Genetics and Microbiology
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Primary Supervisor
Esther Muema
Esther Muema

Co Supervisor
Emma Steenkamp
Chrizelle Beukes
Fanus Venter


I am an MSc. student in Biotechnology working on a comparative study of chickpea (Cicer arietinum) compatible rhizobia with commercial inoculant for nodulation, growth promotion and evolutionary relatedness in South Africa.
I hold a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from Karatina university in Kenya. My honours research focused on comparative analysis of heavy metals in Brassica oleracea (cabbage) in Nairobi and Karatina regions in Kenya.



BSc. Biochemistry- Department of Bio-physical sciences, Karatina University

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Wanjofu EI, Venter SN, Beukes CW, Steenkamp ET, Gwata ET, Muema EK. (2022) Nodulation and Growth Promotion of Chickpea by Mesorhizobium Isolates from Diverse Sources. MDPI-Microorganisms 10(12):1-16.