Christian Keambou Tiambo

Christian Keambou Tiambo

Christian is a post-doctoral scientist at the CTLGH/ILRI  Livestock Genetics where he supports the (1) Development of national poultry Biobanking and precision breeding in Africa in collaboration with AU-IBAR, (2) Implementation of Access and Benefits Sharing (ABS) and related obligations under the Nagoya Protocol for Animal Genetic Resources, (3) Exploration of adaptive genes as candidates for genome editing in poultry and cattle and following establishment of systems for maintenance of tasks 1 and 2.

Prior to joining CTLGH ILRI / LiveGene, Christian was supporting Livestock research and capacity building for scientists in National Agricultural Research Systems (NARS) and contributing to resource mobilization efforts at the BecA-ILRI Hub. Christian was also coordinating research community of practices (CoPs) established under the Africa Bioscience Challenge Fund (ABCF) program by strengthening the capacity to use existing and develop novel methodologies for genetic characterization, managing the CoP engagements and research activities

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