Prosper Lukusa Tshilobo
Center for Human Genetics
Kinshasa (DRC)


  • Still very limited overall capability to generate variant data: < lack of equipment & expertise.
  • The few so far available data were collected from research projects using candidate gene approach to evaluate the influence of selected variants.
  • Activities of DRC node are so far located in 2 sites:
    • Centrum for Human Genetics of UNIKIN
    • Pediatrics Department of UNILU
  • So, our main effort is to build good expertise and basic infrastructure across the country
DRC GG2020 activity report and some 2018 perspectives Cairo & Malasia