Congratulations Mr. Bonface Chege for achieving a Master of Science in Medical Physiology

Mr. Chege


Boniface mwangi Chege, successfully graduated with a Master of Science in Medical Physiology from the University of Nairobi in the Department of Medical Physiology.

His thesis title was on the” Evaluation of the antidiabetogenic effects of the freeze dried extract of Rotheca myricoides on type 2 diabetes in an animal model”.

Has published 2 articles in relation to this thesis namely:

1.The freeze-dried extracts of Rotheca myricoides (Hochst.) Steane & Mabb posses hypoglycemic, hypolipidemic and hypoinsulinemic on type 2 diabetes rat model: Journal of Ethnopharmacology.

2.Utility of Raman spectroscopy in diabetes detection based on biomarker Raman bands an in antidiabetic efficacy studies of herbal extract Rotheca myricoides Hochst.


He is currently working as a tutorial fellow at Dedan Kimathi University of Technology-Nyeri