VALIDATE has MRC Grant Success!

VALIDATE is excited to announce that we have been awarded a new UK Medical Research Council (MRC) grant, to enable us to continue our network activities until 2027! The £2.4million grant, via MRC’s ISPF (International Science Partnership Fund) and Partnership Grant funding streams, will enable VALIDATE to continue to provide…

MBHG researcher awarded distinguished EDCTP Fellowship

Congratulations Dr Suventha Moodley Dr Moodley, a postdoctoral researcher in the Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics at Stellenbosch University’s Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, was recently awarded a three-year Career Development Fellowship from the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP). The EDCTP supports clinical research, research…

AESA Grant Award: Dr Gabriel Mashabela

Dr Gabriel Mashabela, a specialist scientist with the SAMRC Centre for TB Research housed within Stellenbosch University’s Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, recently received the Grand Challenges Africa Award from the Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA). Read more at