DRUG ANALYSIS AND RESEARCH UNIT (DARU)
Drug Analysis and Research Unit (DARU) offers analytical services to the Pharmaceutical industry in Kenya and the East African region. DARU is actively involved in research in analytical methods development, comparative dissolution studies and market surveillance for pharmaceuticals, herbals, foods, beverages and related products.
Consultancy services in product development, stability studies and regulatory affairs are undertaken upon request. These services have helped the unit to foster a strong link with the pharmaceutical industry in Kenya and abroad.
The unit is endowed with a good complement of analytical and other scientific equipment acquired through the University kitty or collaborative projects with universities, research institutions and partners.
The unit has an elaborate network of international collaborations and links with the KatholiekeUniversiteit Leuven (Belgium), University of Cape Town (South Africa), University of Western Cape (South Africa) and regionally with Makerere and Dar es Salaam Universities.
We humbly invite potential collaborators, students and clients to pay us a visit or otherwise make enquiries, suggestions and other input towards improving our status and services.