President of South Africa, Ciryl Ramaphosa lauds CERI world-class research Facilities

Welcoming the president’s delegation were Profs Wim de Villiers, SU Rector and Vice-Chancellor; Kanshukan Rajaratnam, head of the School for Data Science and Computational Thinking; Elmi Muller, dean of SU’s Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, and De Oliveira. CERI at SU is the forerunner … Continue readingPresident of South Africa, Ciryl Ramaphosa lauds CERI world-class research Facilities

Genomics Africa Fellow: Thongbotho Mphoyakgosi

Dr. Thongbotho Mphoyakgosi is a senior scientist at the Ministry of Health and Wellness Botswana. Dr. Thongbotho Mphoyakgosi came to this fellowship at CERI in Stellenbosch University to receive training on SARS-CoV-2 sequencing in order to increase genomics surveillance in Botswana.  Duration of the fellowship: 2 to 12 … Continue readingGenomics Africa Fellow: Thongbotho Mphoyakgosi

Genomics Africa Fellow: Marelebogile Pooe

Marelebogile Pooe is a laboratory technologist at the Ministry of Health National Reference Laboratories in Lesotho. Marelebogile Pooe came to this fellowship at CERI in Stellenbosch University to receive training on SARS-CoV-2 sequencing in order to increase genomics surveillance in Lesotho.  Duration of the fellowship: 2 to 12 … Continue readingGenomics Africa Fellow: Marelebogile Pooe