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Impact of blood processing variations on natural killer cell frequency, activation, chemokine receptor expression and function.
(Elsevier for Association of Medical Laboratory Immunologists., 2011-03-07)
Understanding the role of natural killer (NK) cells in human disease pathogenesis is crucial and necessitates study of patient samples directly ex vivo. Manipulation of whole blood by density gradient centrifugation or ...
Organ donation, discrimination after death, anti-vaccination sentiments, and tuberculosis management.
(Springer Verlag., 2012-06)
No abstract available.
Natural killer cell function in women at high risk for HIV acquisition: insights from a microbicide trial.
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins., 2012-09-10)
Objective: To assess the role of natural killer (NK) cells in HIV acquisition. Design: We conducted a nested case–control substudy to the Center for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA004) tenofovir gel ...
Recirculating hydroponic systems : evaluating cuttings yield and rooting ability of cold tolerant eucalyptus hybrids.
In South Africa, clonal forestry of Eucalyptus and its hybrids has been implemented to increase the productivity on existing forestry lands and marginal sites and to facilitate the production of desired fibre types for ...
Incremental housing and the role of community participation : a comparative study of Cato Manor and Bhambayi.
This study focusses on community participation in the delivery of incremental housing. The community participation approach and incremental housing approach share the same goals and have the aim of community driven ...
Security of tenure as a means towards achieving improvements in housing in self-help housing projects : a case study of Nazareth and Bester's Camp.
The research investigates housing improvements in low income settlements in South Africa. Using a comparative study of Bester's Camp and Nazareth, the investigation interrogates the impact of the subsidy scheme provided ...
Interventions to modify sexual risk behaviours for preventing HIV in homeless youth.
(John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2011)
Background - Homeless youth are at high risk for HIV infection as a consequence of risky sexual behavior. Interventions in homeless youth are challenging. Assessment of the effectiveness of interventions to modify sexual ...
Post-traumatic and post-modern : a South African "Electra".
(University of Stellenbosch., 2009)
The ancient myth of Electra seems to be of particular interest to South African writers and playwrights. This article focuses on the adaptation by Mervyn McMurtry, entitled Electra, which was produced in Durban in 2000. ...
Strengthening HIV services for pregnant women: an opportunity to reduce maternal mortality rates in Southern Africa/Sub-Saharan Africa.
Reliable data from South Africa emanating from WHO recommendations for the Safe Motherhood programme underscores HIV/AIDS as the most common cause of maternal deaths. The strengthening of HIV services for pregnant women ...