Mwanza Laboratory

Mr. Obson Julius Mkeya. Head, Mwanza Laboratory

The Mwanza laboratory is located at Lake Zone office, for the purpose of extending laboratory services close to the public and allowing for their easy accessibility. The laboratory serves Mwanza, Geita, Shinyanga, Kagera, Mara and Simiyu region.

The laboratory is subdivided into Medicines and Microbiology laboratories and is responsible for analysis of pharmaceutical products and biocidal ( Parameter list). The laboratory is being equipped to be a center of excellencee for testing of biocidal.

It is equipped with modern equipment which are calibrated and maintained according to approved procedures. Some of the key equipment are as follows:

  • HPLCs;
  • LC-MS-MS;
  • UV-Vis Spectrophotometers;
  • Micro Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometer (MP-AES);
  • Dissolution test apparatus;
  • Steam sterilizers;
  • Autoclaves; and
  • Incubators.
Head of Laboratory Contacts
TMDA Lake Zone Quality Control Laboratory
Lake Zone West office
Nyasaka Road, Nyakato Buzuruga P.O. Box 543, Ilemela, Mwanza, Tanzania.
Telephone: +255 28 2981224/5
Fax Nō: +255 28 298 1205
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