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researcher , science educator

Bruno Kilunga Kubata, Congolese, Japanese science educator, researcher. Achievements include discovery of metabolism of arachidonic acid in parasitic protozoa. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science (associate), American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (associate).

Background

Kubata, Bruno Kilunga Son of Vincent Kifutikikani Kubata and Pauline Oyonduka Nziakala.

Education

Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Studies Institute of Bengamisa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1975—1978. Engineering, University Galatzi, Romania, 1986. Master, Biotechnology & Biosciences, Gifu University, Japan, 1991.

Doctor of Philosophy, Biotechnology & Biosciences, Gifu University, Japan, 1994.

Career

Agricultural production officer Ministry of Agriculture, Kinshasa, Republic of the Congo, 1978—1980. Junior lecturer Faculty of Sciences, Kinshasa University, Republic of the Congo, 1987—1988. Postdoctoral fellow Mori Institute of Ecology, Osaka, Japan, 1994—1995.

Postoctoral fellow Osaka Bioscience Institute, Suita, Japan, 1996—1997, scientist Japan, 1998—1999, senior scientist Japan, 2000—2003. Senior scientist, principal investigator United States Army Medical Research Unit Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya, since 2003. Visiting professor Faculty of Sciences, Kinshasa University, Republic of the Congo, since 2000.

Chief Executive Officer Bioscis. Eastern and Central Africa, Nairobi, Kenya, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of metabolism of arachidonic acid in parasitic protozoa.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Journal of Experimental Medicine.

Membership

Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science (associate), American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (associate).

Connections

Married Francoise Ngyama Kanyanzi, July 6, 1988. Children: Bruno Junior Horitsu, Johnatine Ngasangi, Samuel Kibi, Bibishe Masala, Carole Nziakala, Pierrette Sumbu.

father:
Vincent Kifutikikani Kubata

mother:
Pauline Oyonduka Nziakala

spouse:
Francoise Ngyama Kanyanzi

child:
Bruno Junior Horitsu Kubata

child:
Johnatine Ngasangi Kubata

child:
Samuel Kibi Kubata

child:
Bibishe Masala Kubata

child:
Carole Nziakala Kubata

child:
Pierrette Sumbu Kubata