Cancer Biology
Scientists in the Division of Cell Biology are studying the molecular mechanisms underlying cancer with a view to developing novel treatment strategies.
Cellular Neuroscience
Cellular neuroscientists in the Division of Cell Biology are exploring the properties of single brain cells in order to understand system-level phenomena relevant to brain function and dysfunction.
Social Responsiveness
The Department of Human Biology offers regularly open days and job shadowing opportunities for high school learners - to showcase our research and increase attractiveness of careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).
Bone Boxes
Bone samples provide a rich source to study variation in anatomical features
Stroke Rehabilitation
reScribe is a robotic hand exoskeleton developed as a rehabilitation tool for stroke patients to improve fine motor skills through task oriented handwriting therapy
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Sunday, 26 May 2019
Welcome to our new staff member Megan Petersen

Welcome to Mrs Megan Peterson as Senior Scientific Officer in the Division of Clinical Anatomy and Biology Anthropology.

Publication Date:
Thu, 23 May 2019 - 09:30
Congratulations to our April Graduates

Congratulation to all students from the Department of Human Biology who graduated during UCT's graduation ceremony in April.

Publication Date:
Tue, 07 May 2019 - 17:15
Dr Dorit Hockman (left) and Dr Joseph Raimondo (right)
Dr Dorit Hockman and Dr Joseph Raimondo awarded FLAIR fellowships

Congratulations to Dr Dorit Hockman and Dr Joseph Raimondo from the Division of Cell Biology in the Department of Human Biology who have both been awarded recently with prestigious FLAIR fellowships.

Publication Date:
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 11:00
Dr Tinashe Mutsvangwa becomes Senior Member of IEEE

Congratulations to Dr Tinashe Mutsvangwa for his election as Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Publication Date:
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 - 11:00