The Department of Microbiology was established as a part of the Department of Pathology in 1938. In 1964, the Department of Pathology was divided into two departments: Department of Pathology; Department of Microbiology and Parasitology. In 1986 the Department of Microbiology and Parasitology was divided into two separate departments.
At the present the department consists of four units:
- Bacteriology unit.
- Virology unit.
- Mycology unit.
- Immunology unit.
Faculty & Staff:
3 Associate Professors
3 Assistant Professors
3 Teaching Assistants
9 Laboratory Assistants
1 Animal Keeper
Current Head Department:
Current funded research
Contagious Caprine Pleuropneumonia in the Sudan main researcher Suliman Mohamed El Hassan
Heart water main researcher Dr Elhassan Mohammed Ali Saeed
Infectious abortion main researcher Mohammed Taha Abdulla Shigidi
Bacterial count in frozen food and cold shock effect main researcher Sulieman Mohamed El Sanousi.
- Samples examination for farms owners
- Titration of some viral vaccines
- Advices for farms owners
- Laboratory training for other universities students
Bacteriology and Mycology