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Microbial and physico-chemical quality of some surface water resources in Durban, South Africa.
Microbial and chemical contamination of inland and coastal waters in Southern Africa is a major challenge facing the water industry and regulatory authorities. Increased stresses on these surface water resources through ...
Expression profile of Wnt isoforms during differentiation of aging C2C12 myoblast cells.
Satellite cells are known as the definitive muscle stem cells and are responsible for skeletal muscle maintenance and repair. The capacity of these satellite cells to participate in myogenesis decreases with age and as ...
Recombinant expression and evaluation of a- and b- tubulin from Trypanosoma congolense as vaccine candidates for African trypanosomiasis.
African trypanosomiasis is caused by protozoan parasites known as trypanosomes, which are transmitted by the tsetse fly, affecting both humans and animals. Trypanosoma congolense is one of the main trypanosome species ...
The measurement of glomerular basement membrane components and glycated albumin as improved markers of incipient diabetic nephropathy.
Diabetes causes early structural changes to the glomerular basement membrane (GBM), which alters its function and leads to loss of protein in urine. Formation of advanced glycation endproducts (AGEs) is one mechanism ...
Vivapain : a cysteine peptidase from Trypanosoma vivax.
African animal trypanosomosis is a devastating disease affecting livestock mainly found in sub-Saharan Africa. This disease is known as nagana and is transmitted by the trypanosome parasite from the tsetse fly vector to a ...
Microbiology honours students' conceptual development during a beer brewing teaching learning sequence (TLS)
Brewing is defined as “the combined processes of preparing beverages from the infusion of sound grains that have undergone sprouting, and the subsequent fermentation of the sugary solution produced, by yeast-whereby a ...