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Delivery of Fluc-mRNA using functionalised gold nanoparticles in vitro.
Nanomedicine, a branch of nanotechnology which includes the use of nanoparticles, is set to revolutionize the area of gene therapy. Gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) have steadily gained favour as promising gene and drug delivery ...
Effects of oleanolic acid and Centella asiatica on enzymes of carbohydrate metabolism in muscle and skin of streptozotocin-induced diabetic Sprague-Dawley rats.
Diabetes prevalence increases yearly with an expected increase to 642 million people by the year 2040. Conventional treatment of diabetes involves insulin therapy and other synthetic drugs. However, drawbacks of these forms ...
Oxidative stress in saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Abstract available in PDF file.
Submarine canyon evolution of the Southwest Cape continental margin.
Submarine canyons are diverse geomorphological systems that are characterised by a wide variety of geomorphic and sedimentary processes. The complexities that arise during their evolution reveal changes in the tectonic and ...
The contribution of fog to the water balance along the eastern escarpment of South Africa.
Fog is a frequent phenomenon in South Africa, occurring mostly on the west coast and along the mountains forming the southern and eastern escarpments. Fog measurements are, however, neglected in water balance studies, ...
Applied Process Control : errata.
“This document will be updated periodically to list errors discovered in the two books of Michael Mulholland entitled: “Applied process control : essential methods” and “Applied process control : efficient problem solving”.
Drivers of bat fly diversity and prevalence of six Rhinolophus bat species in southern Africa.
Demographic and ecological characteristics render obligate cave roosting bats highly susceptible to infestation by ectoparasites. However, the patterns and factors of ectoparasite loads among bat host species are understudied, ...
The impact of theological innovation on the role of the quality surveyor industry.
Rapid advancements in information technology has created a variety of new construction-related software packages and applications that have a significant influence on the role of quantity surveying. The extent of these ...
The application of layered double hydroxide nanoparticles (LDHs) as potential anticancer drug delivery systems.
Chemotherapy being one of the principle techniques used in cancer treatment, has been applied in the treatment of a wide spectrum of cancers. However, this mode of treatment is fraught with a myriad of challenges, reducing ...
The relationship between classroom climate, student self-efficacy and student achievement.
This study documents students’ perceptions and factors within the classroom that are perceived to impact upon the learning of mathematics. The participants of the study were first, second, third and fourth year students ...