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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Monday, 16 July 2018
Congratulations to Ad Hominem Promotions of Departmental Staff

Congratulations to all staff members of the Department of Human Biology who were successful in their application for ad hominem promotion.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 08:15
Professors Malcolm Collins and Mike Lambert elected as UCT Fellows

Congratulations to Professors Malcolm Collins and Mike Lambert who will be conferred the status of College Fellows at the end of the year graduations.

Publication Date:
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:00
Gone Live: Web Page of the Division of Cell Biology

Are you interested in what our Division of Cell Biology has to offer? Go to their new web page that has gone live yesterday!

Publication Date:
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 09:15
Department hosted 80 high school learners at 2017 HUB Science Expo

Successful 2017 HUB Science Expo on Sports Science Institute of South Africa campus, home to UCT's Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine. Programme | Learners' Feedback

Publication Date:
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 11:45