15 minutes: KRISP (and our work) at a glance

Here we provide you with a summary of the key aspects of our work in the form of news articles, blogs, tweets and publications.

In this new section of the krisp.org.za website, the idea is that anyone with 15 minutes to spare can learn about our work and its application in everyday life.

STEM Education: Sample to PCR Training Workshop, KRISP and ThermoScientific Workshop, Durban, South Africa, 6 July 2018

KRISP & ThermoScientific - 2018-07-06

Science Technology Engineering and Maths (STEM) training on PCR. Thermo-KRISP Lab, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, UKZN, Durban, South Africa, 6 July 2018. Training is open to High-school and University Students and scholarships available to previously disadvantaged South African students.


Durban Spark Innovation Breakfast Meeting - Fintech & Project UBU - 4 July 2018, Durban, South Africa

KRISP News - 2018-07-04

In partnership with Stanford University, KRISP will host its 6th Durban Spark Innovation breakfast meeting on the 4 July at 7h30-8h30 K-RITH Tower Building. The keynote address focus on Fintech & Project UBU by Viroshan Naicker, Mathematician & Economist, North Quotient.


KRISP and South Africa have a large exhibition at the most prestigious biotechnology event, the BIO Convention 2018, please come visit us!

KRISP News - 2018-06-07

KRISP and the South African DST, SAMRC and TIA showcase South Africa in the BIO 2018 as one of the most sophisticated, diverse and dynamic emerging market that is open to investment...


5th Durban Spark Innovation breakfast meeting - Diagnostic Innovations: Gaps & Opportunities - 6 June 2018, Durban, South Africa

KRISP News - 2018-06-06

In partnership with Stanford University, KRISP will host its 5th Durban Spark Innovation breakfast meeting on the 6 June at 7h30-8h30 K-RITH Tower Building. The keynote address focus on Diagnostic Innovations: Gaps & Opportunities by Dr. Richard Lessells & Dr. Veron Ramsuran,Group Leaders at KRISP.


KRISP Newsletter - May 2018 - KRISP learning about innovation in Boston as part of South African delegation to BIO and new services area

KRISP Newsletter - 2018-06-05

KRISP on the official South African delegation of the BIO international convention in Boston, Global SPARK meeting, new services and online quote section of website, genome detective, inovation breakfast and talks.


KRISP DNA sequencing, cancer genomics, ddPCR, NGS, Exomes, HLA and other services in Africa

KRISP news - 2018-06-03

A critical function of KRISP is to make genomics, NGS, epigenetics and bioinformatics services accessible to academic, industrial and commercial users. Services include on-demand next generation sequencing (NGS), cancer genomics, drug resistance testing, Human Exomes, HLA typing and absolute quantification (ddPCR)



YouTube Videos

Krisp - a next generation DNA sequencing research centre opens in Durban, South Africa - eTV news

From Tulio de Oliveira, Veron Ramsuran, Nicolette Crozier, Zandile Sibisi, Marcel Tongo, Benjamin Chimukangara, Thabiso Dlamini, date: 2017-07-24, duration: 00:02:25

Transmission networks and risk of HIV infection in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a community-wide phylogenetic study - Keynote presentation at AIDS 2016.

From Anthony Fauci, Quarraisha Abdool Karim, David Khanyile, Tulio de Oliveira, Salim Abdool Karim, date: 2016-06-20, duration: 00:03:41

Completion of a world-class genomics lab at KRISP/UKZN, Durban, South Africa - Part III

From Prevashinee Padayachee and Tulio de Oliveira, date: 2014-08-06, duration: 00:02:43

KRISP Genomics Laboratory Construction - Video Diary Part II

From Prevashinee Padayachee and Tulio de Oliveira, date: 2014-04-05, duration: 00:01:52

KRISP Genomics Laboratory Construction - Video Diary Part I

From Prevashinee Padayachee and Tulio de Oliveira, date: 2014-03-13, duration: 00:03:45