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A day in the life of a biotechnologist

Join us to find out exactly how the following biotechnologists spend a day of their lives.

  • Dr Garth Cambray
    Fermentation biotechnologist and company director of Makana Meadery
  • Dr Winston Leukes
    Chief Scientific Officer at Synexa Life Sciences, a Cape Town based biotechnology company
  • Happy Melamane
    Master of Science in biotechnology student at FABI

Young Science Communicators Writing Initiative:

In an initiative to offer a platform to exercise skills in science communication, PUB commissioned a group of young scientists to write popular articles on various topics relating to biotechnology applications. Read their on articles on topics including sustainable energy, aquaculture, palaeogenomics, and more... Click here to view.

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Shedding Light on Human Genetic Diversity

A paper detailing the the Southern African Genome Sequencing Project and its results was published in the journal Nature.

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