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The African Prospective study on the Early Detection and Identification of Cardiovascular disease and Hypertension (African-PREDICT): design, recruitment and initial examination
Schutte AE, Gona PN, Delles C, Uys AS, Burger A, Mels CM, Kruger R, Smith W, Fourie CM, Botha S, Lammertyn L, van Rooyen JM, Gafane-Matemane LF, Mokwatsi GG, Breet Y, Kruger HS, Zyl TV, Pieters M, Zandberg L, Louw R, Moss SJ, Khumalo IP, Huisman HW.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30681377
/research-for-our-people/african-prospective-study-early-detection-and-identification-cardiovascular
Interaction of herbal products with prescribed medications: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Awortwe C, Bruckmueller H, Cascorbi I.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30660822
/research-for-our-people/interaction-herbal-products-prescribed-medications-systematic-review-and
Prevalence of congenital cytomegalovirus infection and associated risk of in-utero HIV acquisition in a high HIV prevalence setting, South Africa
Pathirana J, Groome M, Dorfman J, Kwatra G, Boppana S, Cutland C, Jones S, Madhi SA.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30615106
/research-for-our-people/prevalence-congenital-cytomegalovirus-infection-and-associated-risk-utero
Hope for patients with X-linked hypophosphataemia?
Pettifor JM.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587(19)30004-X/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/hope-patients-x-linked-hypophosphataemia
Integrating mental health with other non-communicable diseases
Stein DJ, Benjet C, Gureje O, Lund C, Scott KM, Poznyak V, van Ommeren M
https://www.bmj.com/content/364/bmj.l295
/research-for-our-people/integrating-mental-health-other-non-communicable-diseases
Inflammation and oxidative stress in an obese state and the protective effects of gallic acid
Dludla PV, Nkambule BB, Jack B, Mkandla Z, Mutize T, Silvestri S, Orlando P, Tiano L, Louw J, Mazibuko-Mbeje SE.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30577684
/research-for-our-people/inflammation-and-oxidative-stress-obese-state-and-protective-effects-gallic
Early Life factors and longitudinal blood pressure trajectories are associated with elevated blood pressure in early adulthood
Naidoo S, Kagura J, Fabian J, Norris SA.
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.118.11992
/research-for-our-people/early-life-factors-and-longitudinal-blood-pressure-trajectories-are
Batf2 differentially regulates tissue immunopathology in Type 1 and Type 2 diseases
Guler R, Mpotje T, Ozturk M, Nono JK, Parihar SP, Chia JE, Abdel Aziz N, Hlaka L, Kumar S, Roy S, Penn-Nicholson A, Hanekom WA, Zak DE, Scriba TJ, Suzuki H, Brombacher F.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30542107
/research-for-our-people/batf2-differentially-regulates-tissue-immunopathology-type-1-and-type-2
Conservation of white rhinoceroses threatened by bovine tuberculosis, South Africa, 2016-2017
Miller MA, Buss P, Parsons SDC, Roos E, Chileshe J, Goosen WJ, van Schalkwyk L, de Klerk-Lorist LM, Hofmeyr M, Hausler G, Rossouw L, Manamela T, Mitchell EP, Warren R, van Helden P.
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/24/12/18-0293_article
/research-for-our-people/conservation-white-rhinoceroses-threatened-bovine-tuberculosis-south-africa
Urgency for South Africa to prioritise cardiovascular disease management
Schutte AE.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(18)30476-5/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/urgency-south-africa-prioritise-cardiovascular-disease-management

Calendar

May 16
Call for Expressions of Interest for Beneficiation of the SA Food Data System, Closing Date 12 July 2019
July 7
Tuberculosis Drug Discovery and Development Conference, Spain, 7 - 12 July 2019
July 8
MURIA 2019 Symposium, Potchefstroom, 8 - 11 July 2019
July 10
3rd AIDS-related Mycoses workshop, Cape Town, 10 - 12 July 2019
July 30
12th African Rotavirus Symposium 2019, Johannesburg, 30 July - 1 August 2019
August 26
BIO Africa Convention, Durban, 26 - 28 August 2019