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Megan Druce: from Cum Laude MSc to a Scholarship for a PhD in Germany...

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 Megan Druce: from Cum Laude MSc to a Scholarship for a PhD in Germany...





 


 Sthembiso Msweli: from Hlabisa to MSc and Further Promoted to Laboratory Manager...





 


 Experience of 3 UKZN/Africa Centre students at the 7-week national bioinformatics workshop 2015




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Internet Freedom Activist Commit Suicide due to Criminal Charges for Distributing Academic Publications. We Increase the Open Distribution of our Publications!

Author: Tulio de Oliveira - 2013-01-15


Drug-resistant tuberculosis in Swaziland: a concern for us all

Author: Richard Lessells - 2012-01-24


Sthembiso Msweli: from Hlabisa to MSc and Further Promoted to Laboratory Manager...

Author: Sthembiso Msweli - 2016-04-17


Poetry: Toward A SATuRN Hope

Author: Joshua Machao - 2012-03-14


Shortage of doctors in rural South Africa?

Author: Lungani Ndwandwe, Tulio de Oliveira - 2012-03-29


Data Curation and its tenets

Author: Lungani Ndwandwe, Tulio de Oliveira - 2013-08-15


The search for a new TB vaccine - a step forward or backward?

Author: Richard Lessells - 2013-02-21


Capturing Health in one Photo: a personal reflection

Author: Lungani Ndwandwe and Astrid Treffry-Goatley - 2012-08-14


Drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis: do sputum specimens tell us everything?

Author: Richard Lessells - 2012-03-14


Simultaneous detection of major HIV-1 drug resistance mutations using a multiplex allele-specific assay

Author: Anna Salimo - 2013-09-25


Multi-step inhibition explains HIV-1 protease inhibitor pharmacodynamics and resistance

Author: Jennifer Giandhari - 2013-10-10


The fidelity of HIV-1 RT is not as bad as we thought

Author: Adriaan E. Basson - 2014-07-24


Genetic study indicates two novel resistance loci for severe malaria in Africa

Author: Zakia Jeewa and Tulio de Oliveira - 2014-08-01


The Mississippi baby? questions on a 'functional' cure

Author: Gillian Hunt, Nono Mkhize, Mark Cotton - 2013-04-10


Pirate Science - an interesting website on open-access phylogenetic publications

Author: Tulio de Oliveira - 2013-04-28


The Southern African Treatment Resistance Network (SATuRN) at the KZNSA Gallery

Author: Lungani Ndwandwe, Tulio de Oliveira - 2012-12-01


HIV, TB and Malaria Molecular Diagnostics Workshop, Harare, Zimbabwe 2014

Author: Justen Manasa - 2014-10-06


Wellcome Trust Africa Centre Seminar & Twitter Q&A on HIV drug resistance in Africa, 15-Jan-2014

Author: Tulio de Oliveira - 2014-01-16


First impressions of a South African student working in Geneva as part of Swiss South Africa Joint Research Programme (SSAJRP)

Author: Megan Druce - 2014-10-07


AIDS XIX 2012 conference: impressions of a South African researcher

Author: Siva Danaviah - 2012-09-12


Report on Policy Meeting on HIV Drug Resistance, 6 May 2014, Lusaka, Zambia

Author: Jose IJedema, Sonia Boender & Tobias Rinke de Wit on behalf of PASER - 2014-07-05


Experience of 3 UKZN/Africa Centre students at the 7-week national bioinformatics workshop 2015

Author: Megan Druce, Zandile Sibisi & Sthembiso Msweli - 2015-04-23


More follow-up data on phase 2 trial of bedaquiline (TMC-207)

Author: Richard Lessells - 2012-03-15


It's all about the process - A doctor and LSHTM MSc student experiences at Africa Centre/SATuRN

Author: Dr. Baljinder Singh - 2012-10-01


National Strategic Plan 2012-2016: Integrating research and all sectors of society to fight HIV, STIs and TB in South Africa

Author: Lungani Ndwandwe, Tulio de Oliveira - 2012-04-20


Tale of 4 Cities in outlining researcher's strive towards a cure for HIV

Author: Siva Danaviah - 2014-10-14


Unresolved non-adherence drives early 2nd line ART failure

Author: Christopher Hoffmann - 2013-08-23


Blogging from the Field: SATuRN Workshop in Gaborone

Author: Alisson Russell - 2011-11-02


High-Level Cross-Resistance to ddI Observed in South African Children Failing an ABC- or d4T-Based 1st-Line Regimen

Author: Jennifer Giandhari and Joanna Ledwaba - 2014-07-25


Botswana hosted a successful HIV and TB workshop

Author: Tulio de Oliveira, Lungani Ndwandwe - 2011-12-01


Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa: are we now dealing with untreatable strains?

Author: Richard Lessells - 2013-02-22


SATuRN on the Chair of African Dreams

Author: Lungani Ndwandwe, Justen Manasa, Xolile Kineri, Zakhona Gumede, Astrid Treffry-Goatley, Eduan Wilkinson, Tulio de Oliveira - 2013-04-06


'Totally drug-resistant' tuberculosis in India: should we be worried?

Author: Richard Lessells - 2012-01-23


ACiLT Practical Course on Quality Assurance of HIV-1 Drug Resistance Interpretation in Sequence Editing and Data Management Process, 7-11 May 2012

Author: Justen Manasa, Tulio de Oliveira - 2012-06-01


Massive Open Online Courses: Huge potential for bioinformatics education

Author: Rachael Dellar - 2014-10-13


Zooming in on home-based health care givers in rural South Africa

Author: Lungani Ndwandwe, Tulio de Oliveira - 2012-09-13


Social Worker perspective: Adolescents on Antiretroviral (ARV) therapy - a VideoBlog

Author: Pretty Nkosi, Nokuthula Skhosana, Lungani Ndwandwe and Tulio de Oliveira - 2012-02-10


South African scientific excellence: South African AIDS scientist to lead UNAIDS Expert Panel

Author: Tulio de Oliveira - 2013-07-01


VideoBlog: SATuRN-PASER Scientific Meeting on HIV Drug Resistance in Africa

Author: Sonia Boender - 2013-09-20


Megan Druce: from Cum Laude MSc to a Scholarship for a PhD in Germany...

Author: Megan Druce - 2016-04-18


Scientific Community Engagement Activities in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Author: Tulio de Oliveira - 2012-01-22


Jiving with Science - an effective way of engaging the public

Author: Astrid Treffry-Goatley - 2011-06-12


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