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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Enhancing collaboration to strengthen Africa`s clinical trial capacity through an online platform
Postdoc Spotlight—Meet Dr. Bartholomew Nyangahu - African Postdoctoral Training Initiative Fellow (APTI)
Interview with Bartholomew Ondigo Nyangahu, Ph.
Timelines for Next Steps in the 2020 GC Elections Process
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Making an impact through an innovation ecosystem to enhance Improved lives in Africa
Simon Ndoria, Programme Officer at Gran
Kemri plan to produce cheap drug for cancer
The initiative by the Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri), if successful, could dramatically reduce the cost of some crucial cancer medicines by up to 70%.
Stellenbosch University's FLAIR Fellows partner with UK experts
Dr Rossouw hopes her findings will benefit commercial fermentation practices and improve the environmental sustainability of the wine sector.
Africa Contributes SARS-CoV-2 Sequencing to COVID-19 Tracking
In recent years, laboratories on the continent have ramped up genomic sequencing capabilities, offering in-country analyses rather than outsourcing the job.
Another international FLAIR grant for Stellenbosch University engineering researcher
Tadie is also one of two SU researchers selected by the University to be part of the Department of Higher Education and Training's Future Professors Programme