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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Tuesday, 23 July 2019
Welcome to Dr Adhil Baghwandin

Welcome to Dr Adhil Baghwandin who recently joined the Division of Clinical Anatomy and Biological Anthropology as Senior Lecturer.

Publication Date:
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 - 10:45
Congratulations to Ad Hominem Promotions and Merit Awards

Congratulations to all staff members of the Department of Human Biology who were successful with their applications for ad hominem promotion and merit awards.

Publication Date:
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 - 13:45
Gizeaddis Simegn receives award at CEST 2018

Congratulations to PhD student Gizeaddis Simegn for receiving a travel award from the 7th International Workshop on CEST Imaging.

Publication Date:
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 08:30
When ‘Grumpy’ came to university

John Dawson, “Grumpy” to his granddaughter, used to joke that donating his body to the University of Cape Town’s medical school was just a ploy to get into university.

Publication Date:
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 - 09:15