Wednesday, 19 September 2018

General Virology


The Division for General Virology is headed by an Assistant Director. It conducts comprehensive research at a molecular and cellular level for different virus aetiologies.

Key Functions:

  • Carrying out virological research in support of disease prevention and intervention strategies in Uganda/internationally
  • Development of Clinical Trial facilities
  • Carrying out studies related to Viruses associated with Human Cancers (HHV8, HPV-16, EBV)
  • Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and
  • Capacity Building


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