Friday, 16 November 2018
Khoisan skeletons to be returned home

The University of Cape Town (UCT) is working with the community of Sutherland in the Northern Cape to return to their descendants the skeletal remains of nine people, believed to have been Khoisan people captured and forced to become farm labourers in the 1800s

Publication Date:
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 09:45
IDM Members shine at prestigious ASSAf Annual Awards

We are proud to announce that a number of researchers, all based in our  Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine(IDM), have achieved recognition at the annual  Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) Annual Awards Ceremony held in Pretoria on 10 October 2018.

Publication Date:
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 16:00
Paediatric cardiologist wins prestigious award.

Paediatric cardiologist Associate Professor Liesl Zühlke has recently won the prestigious SA Medical Research Council/ UK Department of International Development(MRC/DFID) African Research Leader Award.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 12:45
Using palladium to fight cancer

Dr Sharon Prince, head of the Division of Cell Biology at UCT, and the members of her laboratory are investigating what molecules drive a normal cell to become a cancer cell.

Publication Date:
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 13:45