This month, we focused our newsletter we focus on the launch of Genomics Africa, a KRISP & DIPLOMICS initiative to provide access to high-quality, output-driven, customer-centric and cost-effective genomics services in Africa . In our newsletter, we highlight the Genomics Africa activities on Human Genomes, Animals & Plants and Pathogens & Microbes. We want to challenge the status quo and allow the genomics revolution to benefit Africa.
This issue's highlights are:
- Genomics Africa: KRISP & DIPLOMICS launch Genomics Africa
- Genomics Africa: Sequencing Human Genomes in Africa to Fight Disease & Record Human History
Papers: Whole genome sequencing for drug-resistant tuberculosis management in South Africa: What gaps would this address and what are the challenges to implementation? Journal of Clinical TB and Other Mycobacterial Dis (2019),
News date: 2019-08-01
KRISP has been created by the coordinated effort of the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) and the South African Medical Research Countil (SAMRC).