University of Eldoret

The Department of Seed, Crop and Horticultural Sciences at the University of Eldoret focus on physiological and molecular effects of phytohormones on post-harvest quality and safety of horticultural crops. Amongst others, they form part of the IAEA funded project “Development of Appropriate Artemisia Varieties for Kenya through Application of Mutation and Biotechnological Techniques for Sustainable Artemisinin Production and Management of Malaria”. The University of Eldoret has a well equipped physiology and molecular laboratory.