SANBI hosts colloquium on databases

On the 20th of August 2015, SANBI hosted a colloquium entitled Store, Query and Analyze @ SANBI (programme here) where six SANBI researchers presented on storing, analysing and presenting data using databases. After an introduction by Peter van Heusden, Hocine Bendou presented on using Django to build a web application to integrate sample data drawn from […]

How South Africa can stop HIV drug resistance in its tracks

Authored by Imogen Wright – Republished from “The Conversation” Health care is entering a new era of personalised medicine, where treatment is tailored to the individual patient. To usher in this era, researchers across the world are trying to create cheaper tests that can find DNA mutations in humans, bacteria and viruses. In South Africa, researchers are using these new, […]