DLS' Digital Curation Officer, Kayleigh Lino, writes about the department's engagement activities leading up to the launch of ZivaHub, UCT's new data repository.
Access to Major Equipment
To use any of the Unit's instruments, you must be a registered user. To enquire about registering, contact Miranda Waldron. Alternatively, the Unit may be able to undertake contract work for you.
Kelly Chibale, Professor of Organic Chemistry at Cape Town University in South Africa, talks about his drug discovery work and coming up with compounds that might have an impact on malaria control and elimination
Associate Professor Tom Scriba has collaborated with the authors of a research paper titled: "TBVAC2020: Advancing Tuberculosis Vaccines from Discovery to Clinical Development" appearing in the Frontiers in Immunology Journal.
The publication of the 2017 Reviewed Mining Charter has led to growing tension between the Minister of Mineral Resources and the Chamber of Mines. The Minister is also heavily criticised for the lack of consultation with the mining industry prior to the publication of the controversial Charter.
Tension is mounting as the higher education sector continues to await the official release of the Heher Commission report on the feasibility of fee-free higher education – mere weeks before the end of the 2017 academic year and following last weekend’s leak of the report by national newspaper City Press.
By Sharon Dell, University World News, 03 November 2017 Issue No:481