HD Brede Award: Dr Eduard Roos

Congratulations Dr Eduard Roos Dr Eduard Roos, a former PhD candidate within the SU Animal TB Research Group at the CTR was awarded the 2020 HD Brede Award for Biomedical Research in Infectious Diseases at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Science virtual 64rd Annual Academic Day.

Ladles of Love: Mandela Day 2020

This year, the essence of #MandelaDay – take action and inspire change, is more important than ever with communities across the world being affected by the spread of #Covid19 causing new social and economic challenges and exacerbating old ones. These have galvanised cross-sections of our society into action and this newfound camaraderie…

TB STRIKES WILD DOGS ANOTHER BLOW

This article was originally published on the Stellenbosch University Medicine & Health Sciences Annual Faculty Publication 2019. Read the original article here. Studies show four in every five in KNP are infected Four in every five wild dogs roaming the Kruger National Park (KNP) are infected with the bacteria causing bovine tuberculosis (bTB)…

XX MAKES THE DIFFERENCE WITH TB

​​This article was originally published on the Stellenbosch University Medicine & Health Sciences Annual Faculty Publication 2019. Read the original article here. Genetic composition make men more prone to disease Why are twice as many men as women worldwide treated for tuberculosis (TB)? Is it simply because Adams have more access to medical…

Youth Month Feature: Ricquelle Williams

Meet Miss Ricquelle Daphne Williams, a Masters candidate within the TB Drug Discovery Research Group at Stellenbosch University’s Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. In celebration of Youth Month 2020, the Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics is paying tribute to young researchers…