Mr. Fidelis A. Mambo

Mr. Fidelis A. Mambo

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Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences

School of Public Health Biomedical Sciences and Technology (MMUST)

P.O. Box 190-50100

Kakamega, KENYA

Office no. ABA Block Room 101

Kakamega-Webuye Road

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Mr. Fidelis A. Mambo

Mr. Fidelis A. Mambo holds a Master of Philosophy degree in Biological Sciences specializing in  Medical Parasitology and Vector Biology. His areas of academic and research interest are in the fields of Malaria, HIV, Neglected Tropical Diseases and Biosafety and Biosecurity. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Technology.

Some of his key published works include: -

  1. James Emisiko, Nathan Shaviya Fidelis Mambo and Mustafa Barasa. 2020. Comparison of Microscopy and PCR for Detection of Giardia Lamblia and Entamoeba Histolytica in Human Stool Specimens in a Resource Limited Setting in Western Kenya. Ethiopia Journal Health Sc. 2020;30(6):891.DOI:
  2. Rami Kantor, Diero L, DeLong A, Buziba NG, Mambo FA. 2014. HIV diversity and drug resistance from plasma and non-plasma analytes in a large treatment programme in western Kenya. Journal of the International AIDS Society-JIAS, DOI:
  3. Phidelis M. Maruti, Mulianga EA, Wambani LN, Mambo FA. 2014. Creating a sustainable culture of quality through the SLMTA programme in a district hospital laboratory in Kenya. African Journal of Laboratory Medicine-online. DOI:
  4. Rami Kantor, Mambo FA, Diero L, DeLong A, Buziba NG. 2013. Antiretroviral Treatment Interruptions Induced by the Kenyan Post-Election Crisis are Associated with Virologic Failure- QAIB4266R1. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome - Epidemiology, 49:454-62. DOI:
  5. Sue N. Mavedzenge, Barbara VDP, Helen AW, Cynthia K, Mambo FA, Tsungai C. 2012. The association between Mycoplasma genitalium and HIV-1 acquisition in African women. AIDS Journal. June 2012, 26:617-624. ISSN 0269-9370. DOI:
  6. Rami Kantor, Mambo FA, Diero L, DeLong A, Buziba NG. 2009. Misclassification of First-Line Antiretroviral Treatment Failure Based on Immunological Monitoring of HIV Infection in Resource-Limited Settings. Journal of Clinical Infectious Diseases, 49:454-62. DOI:
  7. F.A. Mambo & Rita Drobner. 2008. Whole Blood versus Dried Blood Spots (DBS) – A local evaluation for changing HIV DNA testing for Infant diagnosis In Western Kenya. Biomedical Scientist Vol. 52 No. 10. (October Issue), Pp: 862-864. DOI:


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