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Reproductive physiologist

Emmanuel Omolo Wango, Kenyan reproductive physiologist. Achievements include first to demonstrate presence of membrane bound androgen receptors in dog epididymis; first to show that products of arachidonic acid influence placental steroid metabolism in sheep and goats. Study grantee Norwegian Agency for International Development, 1988, visiting scientist grantee World Health Organization, 1980.

Background

Wango, Emmanuel Omolo was born on December 10, 1953 in Nairobi, Kenya.

Education

Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, University Nairobi, 1977. Master of Science, University Nairobi, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge University, England, 1988.

Career

Lecturer University Nairobi, 1977-1989. Senior research scientist Institute Primate Research, 1989-1991. Senior lecturer, head department medical physiology Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya, 1991-1992.

Associate professor, director, head reproductive biology unit University Nairobi, since 1992. Coordinator AFRA/International Atomic Energy Agency, Kenya, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to demonstrate presence of membrane bound androgen receptors in dog epididymis. First to show that products of arachidonic acid influence placental steroid metabolism in sheep and goats.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor science papers to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman Wamuri Welfare Association, Kenya, since 1995. Chairman entertainment Chiromo Campus Club, University Nairobi, 2000-2001. Member Yimbo Welfare Association, Nairobi, since 1979.

Secretary faculty health science Staff Welfare Association, 1991-1992. Member Kenya Veterinary Association, Society Neuroscientists (treasurer 2000-2001), Bio-chemical Societies Kenya.

Connections

Married Beatrix Awuor Ramogo, December 9, 1978 (deceased June 1996). Children: Cynthia, Tim, Tom, Terry, Tamara.

spouse:
Beatrix Awuor Ramogo

child:
Cynthia Wango

child:
Tim Wango

child:
Tom Wango

child:
Terry Wango

child:
Tamara Wango