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Laboratory Equipment

Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr. Fred Matiangi Commissioning a 3500XL Genetic Analyzer,

Used for identification of DNA in human specimens/samples.

  • Amplification of DNA
  • Quantification of DNA
Freezer Mill

Milling of bones for extraction of DNA material 

GC-MS (Gas Chromatography with Mass spectrometer)
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of drugs, pesticides and other chemicals in various samples such as seized materials, water, food samples, biological specimens etc
  • Analysis of contaminants such Persistent organic Pollutants (POPs) in environmental samples.
  • Analysis of chemical weapons agents
GC-HS (Gas Chromatography with Head Space Sampler)
  • Analysis of alcoholic beverages for contaminants e.g methanol, propanol and higher alcohols.
  • Analysis of alcohol levels in blood and urine in cases of drunk driving or inquest 

Qualitative and quantitative analysis of drugs, pesticides and mycotoxin in various samples

Analysis of narcotics and psychotropic substances in seized materials, drugs in biological specimens, phosphates in water

Analysis of anions and cations in water samples