Abstract Titles and Sessions

Talks

Name Institution Session Abstract Title
1 Archer, Trevor National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Mol Biol and Mol Gen Specific Chromatin Remodeling Complexes Mediate Glucocorticoid Receptor Dependent Transcription In Vivo
2 Blatch, Greg Rhodes University Gen and Appl Bioch {\bf NETWORKS OF PROTEIN FOLDING PATHWAYS IN THE CELL: THE REGULATION OF MOLECULAR CHAPERONES BY CO-CHAPERONES}
3 Boulangé, Alain Faculty of Agriculture Mol Biol and Mol Gen The organisation of congopain-family genes of {\it Trypanosoma congolense}. Insight into genetic diversity of trypanosomes cysteine proteinase genes .
4 Coetzer, Theresa University of KwaZulu-Natal Imm and Patho Oligopeptidase B of trypanosomes: drug and vaccine target
5 Collins, Malcolm Medical Research Council of South Africa Physiol Biochem THE MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF TENDON PATHOLOGY
6 Denby, Katherine University of Cape Town Mol Biol and Mol Gen Identification of novel plant defence genes by microarray profiling
7 Dirr, Heini University of the Witwatersrand Bioinf and Struct Bio Structural Dynamics of the C-Terminal Region in Human Glutathione Transferase A1-1: A Crystallographic and Calorimetric Study
8 Dlamini, Zodwa University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen The DWNN (RbBP6) gene in Health and Disease
9 Falciani, Francesco University of Birmingham Bioinf and Struct Bio A bioinformatics approach to investigating cellular interactions in cancer.
10 Galada, Ncebakazi University of the Western Cape Mol Biol and Mol Gen NANOARCHAEOTE PHYLOTYPES DOMINATE IN CHINESE HYDROTHERMAL BIOTOPES
11 Gehring, Chris UWC Gen and Appl Bioch The Role of Natriuretic Peptides in Plant Homeostasis and Growth
12 Gey van Pittius, Nico University of Stellenbosch Imm and Patho Comparative Mycobacterial Genomics: uncovering the secrets of the genus {\it Mycobacterium}
13 gibon, yves Max Planck Institute of Plant Molecular Biology Plant Bioch Multilevel Analysis of Responses to Low Carbon in Arabidopsis
14 Gil, Marcel University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Diagnostic and Prognostic Implications of Telomere Dynamics in Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia.
15 Gundllapalli, sharath Stellenbosch University Mol Biol and Mol Gen Development of {\it Saccharomyces cerevisiae} mutant over-expressing {\it Trichoderma reesei} cellobiohydrolase II.
16 HAEGEMAN, Guy Ghent University Mol Biol and Mol Gen Repression of inflammatory genes by glucocorticoids and non-steroidal compounds
17 Herrero, Javier European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) Bioinf and Struct Bio GEPAS: towards new challenges in gene expression data analysis.
18 Hofmeyr, Jan-Hendrik University of Stellenbosch Physiol Biochem The chemical factory that fabricates itself: a systems biological view of the living cell.
19 Joubert, Fourie University of Pretoria Bioinf and Struct Bio MADIBA: MicroArray Data Interface for Biological Annotation
20 Kawauchi, Hiroshi Kitasato University Physiol Biochem Melanin-Concentrating Hormone Signaling Systems
21 Koekemoer, Lizette Leonie National Institute for Communicable Diseases Mol Biol and Mol Gen Molecular mechanism for pyrethroid resistance in the major African Malaria vector {\it An. funestus}.
22 Kohn, Tertius University of Stellenbosch Physiol Biochem Slow to fast transitions of fibre type proportions in well trained endurance runners
23 Konings, Wil University of Groningen Imm and Patho LmrA, a surprising and versatile multidrug transporter from Lactococcus lactis.
24 Lanzillotti, Roberto University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen {\it Plasmodium falciparum} and the human erythrocyte membrane protein 4.1: to bind or not to bind
25 Lebea, Justice Northwest University Mol Biol and Mol Gen A mammalian cell model for classic galactosemia using RNA interference (RNAi) as a setup tool
26 Ledwaba, Johanna University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Characterization of a novel cell death related gene, DWNN, in human cervical cancer.
27 Lin, Chih-Ta Edward University of Cape Town Bioinf and Struct Bio A handshake from a hairpin on the way to a double helix
28 Louw, Ann University of Stellenbosch Sig Tr and Cell Bio Compound A, a Selective Glucocorticoid Receptor Agonist Displaying Dissociation of Transactivation from Transrepression
29 Ludidi, Ndomelele University of Stellenbosch Plant Bioch The Map and the Switches for Plant Natriuretic Peptides
30 MATHEWS, CHRISTOPHER OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY Mol Biol and Mol Gen Protein-Protein Interactions in DNA Precursor Biosynthesis
31 Matsebatlela, Thabe University of the North Gen and Appl Bioch Natural products as inducers of cancer cell death: Effects of extracts of {\it Commelina spp} on mouse melanoma (B16) cells.
32 Mbazima, Vusi University of the North Gen and Appl Bioch Growth Inhibitory and Apoptosis Inducing Effects of Crude Methanolic Extracts of {\it Commelina} Species Through Modulation of Apoptosis Regulatory Genes in Wil-2 NS and Jurkat T Cancer Cell Lines.
33 Mienie, Lodewyk NW University Gen and Appl Bioch Urinary acylcarnitine$\backslash$enoylcarnitine ratio provides a sensitive method for the detection of acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiencies
34 Modisakeng, Keoagile Rhodes University Mol Biol and Mol Gen ISOLATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF GENES ENCODING HEAT SHOCK PROTEIN 70 FROM THE COELACANTH, LATIMERIA CHALUMNAE
35 Moolman-Smook, Hanlie University of Stellenbosch Mol Biol and Mol Gen AT THE HEART OF THE MATTER
36 Moore, Frances Stellenbosch University Physiol Biochem Regulation of AMP catabolism by AMP-activated Protein Kinase (AMPK)-mediated Phosphorylation of the Cytosolic 5'Nucleotidase Type I (cN-I) and Type II (cN-II) Isoforms.
37 Mtwisha, Linda Univeristy of Cape Town Plant Bioch ASP53, a 53 kDa cupin-containing protein from {\it Acacia erioloba} seeds that protects proteins against thermal denaturation.
38 Ndiweni, Nomathemba University of KwaZulu-Natal Imm and Patho Antioxidant supplementation and protection against mastitis
39 Nthangeni, Bethuel University of the Free State Mol Biol and Mol Gen Development of a versatile cassette for directional genome walking using cassette ligation-mediated PCR and its utility in the cloning of complete genes from environmental genetic material: a case study of Family VII bacterial lipolytic genes.
40 Olivier, Brett University of Stellenbosch Bioinf and Struct Bio Modelling cellular systems with \textsf{PySCeS}
41 Opperman, Dirk University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch Aerobic chromate reduction by {\it Thermus scotoductus} strain SA-01
42 Pheiffer, Carmen University of Stellenbosch Gen and Appl Bioch Differential protein expression by Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains
43 prince, sharon University of Cape Town Sig Tr and Cell Bio TBX2: A TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATOR WITH A ROLE IN MITOSIS?
44 Prinsloo, Earl University of Port Elizabeth Imm and Patho Relative Binding Affinities of Recombinant Domain Mutants of the Human Polymeric Immunoglobulin Receptor (pIgR) for IgM.
45 Pugh, David University of the Western Cape Bioinf and Struct Bio DWNN, a novel ubiquitin-like domain, is found at the N-terminus of the RBBP6 family of putative E3 ubiquitin ligases
46 Rautenbach, Marina University of Stellenbosch Imm and Patho Haemolytic peptides directed against the malarial blood stages of {\it Plasmodium falciparum}
47 Redelinghuys, Pierre University of Cape Town Bioinf and Struct Bio Structure-Function relationship of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme: Insights from mutagenesis and kinetic studies.
48 Rees, Jasper University of the Western Cape Sig Tr and Cell Bio Identification of Methyl-$\alpha$-D-glucopyranoside as the active compound from {\it Tulbaghia violacea} in the induction of apoptosis.
49 Roden, Laura University of Cape Town Plant Bioch Time for Flowers
50 Rohwer, Johann Stellenbosch University Metabolism Solving the metabolic adenylate kinase paradox with \emph{in vivo} NMR spectroscopy
51 Sadie, Hanel Stellenbosch University Mol Biol and Mol Gen Regulation of the mouse GnRH receptor gene: insights from different model systems
52 Sahl, Hans-Georg University of Bonn Imm and Patho Bacterial Cell Wall Biosynthesis – Specific Target for Antimicrobial Peptides
53 Sekhula, Sinah University of the North Gen and Appl Bioch {\bf Heavy-metal biosorption capacities of bacteria isolated from a South African mine.}
54 shonhai, addmore Rhodes University Mol Biol and Mol Gen {\it IN VIVO} ANALYSIS OF THE CHAPERONE ROLE OF {\it PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM} HEAT SHOCK PROTEIN 70
55 Snoep, Jacky University of Stellenbosch Bioinf and Struct Bio The Silicon Cell Initiative: a modular approach to building the Silicon Yeast Cell
56 Stocco, Douglas Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Sig Tr and Cell Bio New Insights into Alternate Signaling Pathways Involved in Steroid Hormone Biosynthesis
57 Strauss, Erick Stellenbosch University Bioinf and Struct Bio Comparative characterization of a third isoform of pantothenate kinase identified in pathogenic bacteria: Implications for Coenzyme A biosynthesis and drug design
58 Swart, Amanda University of Stellenbosch, Department of Biochemistry Gen and Appl Bioch Modeling mitochondrial cytochrome P450 enzymes: applying theory to reality.
59 Thevelein, Johan K.U.Leuven and V.I.B. Sig Tr and Cell Bio Nutrient-sensing mechanisms in eukaryotic cells
60 Toschi, Gianna University of Wales, Bangor Imm and Patho Synthetic Approaches to the Preparation of Enantiomerically Pure Mycolic Acids
61 Tsekoa, Tsepo UWC Bioinf and Struct Bio Solution of the crystal structure of thermostable {\it Bacillus} RAPc8 Nitrile Hydratase
62 van der Westhuizen, Francois North-West University Metabolism Metallothionein expression and its role in rotenone-induced Complex I-deficient HeLa cells.
63 van Marwijk, Jacqueline University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch Vanadium reduction by bacterial isolates from SA mine soil samples
64 van nierop, sandra University of Stellenbosch Gen and Appl Bioch Title: The Impact of Different Wort Boiling Temperatures on the Beer Foam Stabilizing Properties of Lipid Transfer Protein 1
65 Watermeyer, Jean University of Cape Town Gen and Appl Bioch Angiotensin-converting enzyme: a structural study

 

 

Posters

Name Institution Session Abstract Title
1 Abrahams, Amaal University of Cape Town (UCT) Sig Tr and Cell Bio THE REGULATION OF TBX2 IN RESPONSE TO PHOSPHORYLATION BY THE P38 MITOGEN-ACTIVATED PROTEIN (MAP) KINASE
2 Adams, Nicolette University of Cape Town Mol Biol and Mol Gen Molecular basis of the {\it Arabidopsis-Botrytis cinerea} interaction
3 Africander, Donita University of Stellenbosch Sig Tr and Cell Bio Interaction of injectable progestin contraceptives with steroid receptors.
4 Aken, Bronwen Rhodes University Bioinf and Struct Bio CHARACTERISATION OF STRESS-INDUCIBLE STI1 IN YEAST, MICE AND HUMANS
5 Alho, Donovan RAU University Plant Bioch The effect of Hsp70 on cytochrome c translocation from mitochondria during programmed cell death in plants.
6 Alves, Carla University of the Witwatersrand Gen and Appl Bioch Dimeric Structure of Human Glutathione Transferase A1-1 is Stabilised by the Inter-Subunit Lock-and-Key Motif
7 Arendse, Catherine University of Cape Town Gen and Appl Bioch Novel chemicals isolated from the marine environment with potential activity against Oesophageal Cancer
8 Askew, Sandra University of Port Elizabeth Imm and Patho Cytokine production from human primary and continuous cell lines induced by recombinant human soluble CD23.
9 Barnard, TG University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch Cloning and purification of a lipase from {\it Geobacillus thermoleovorans}
10 Bastian, René University of the Western Cape Plant Bioch Salinity and osmotic stress tolerance mediated by a plant natriuretic peptide via cGMP signaling in {\it Arabidopsis thaliana}
11 Benadie, Yolandy University of Pretoria Gen and Appl Bioch Synthesis and properties of a cholesterol targeting mycobactericidal drug
12 Berger, Dave University of Pretoria Plant Bioch cDNA microarray analysis of a non-model organism: pearl millet
13 Bhoola, Nimisha University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen EXPRESSION OF THE PERIPHERAL BENZODIAZEPINE RECEPTOR mRNA IN VARIOUS HUMAN CANCER TISSUES
14 boredi, silas university of the north Gen and Appl Bioch {\bf Production, purification and characterization of cellulase free xylanase from a mold strain UL-4209 isolated from the soil in South Africa}
15 Bosch, Susan Universtiy of Stellenbosch Plant Bioch Sugarcane trehalose metabolism.
16 Botes, Elsabe University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch Arsenate resistance in bacteria isolated from an Antimony Mine in South Africa
17 Botes, Annelise University of Stellenbosch Imm and Patho Investigations into avian malaria in the African penguin
18 Botha, Maria University of Pretoria Bioinf and Struct Bio Rational ligand design of inhibitors for {\it Plasmodium falciparum} glutathione-s-transferase
19 Bradley, Graeme Rhodes University Plant Bioch PLANT STRESS PROTEINS - DEVELOPMENT OF NATURAL BIOPESTICIDES
20 Brand, Leisl University of Stellenbosch Gen and Appl Bioch Pantothenate kinase of ${\it Helicobacter}$ ${\it pylori}$: Comparative characterization of a previously unidentified form of the first Coenzyme A biosynthetic enzyme.
21 BROWN, NATASJA STELLENBOSCH UNIVERSITY Gen and Appl Bioch Cape Baboon CYP11B1: Molecular modeling of two CYP11B1 Isoforms.
22 Byth, Heather-Anne RAU Plant Bioch The influence of prior heat shock protein induction on programmed cell death in tobacco ({\it Nicotiana tabacum}) during a challenge with {\it Ralstonia solanacearum}
23 Chuntharpursat, Eulashini University of KwaZulu-Natal Gen and Appl Bioch An investigation of cysteine proteinases and substrate interactions in the presence of increasing salt concentrations
24 Clark, Katherine University of Pretoria Mol Biol and Mol Gen {\bf Gene expression profiling of polyamine depleted malaria parasites using SSH and DNA microarray}
25 Coetzer, Theresa University of KwaZulu-Natal Imm and Patho Antibodies produced against the catalytic domain of congopain complexed with $\alpha$$_{2}$-macroglobulin inhibit congopain activity
26 Collins, Malcolm Medical Research Council of South Africa Physiol Biochem THE BRADYKININ B$_{2}$ RECEPTOR (BDKB2R) GENE AND ENDURANCE PERFORMANCE DURING THE SOUTH AFRICAN IRONMAN TRIATHLONS
27 Collins, Malcolm Medical Research Council of South Africa Physiol Biochem THE GROWTH HORMONE 1 (GH1) GENE, PERFORMANCE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL RESPONSES DURING THE SOUTH AFRICAN IRONMAN TRIATHLONS
28 Compson, Keith Waters Bioinf and Struct Bio A new method for qualitative and quantitative protein profiling and biomarker discovery using accurate mass LC-MS
29 Cordero Otero, Ricardo University of Stellenbosch Mol Biol and Mol Gen Global gene expression programs in the response of yeast cells to low temperatures
30 Dahan, Yael University of the Witwatersrand Sig Tr and Cell Bio The actin cytoskeleton and the translocation of $\beta$-catenin in oesophageal squamous carcinoma cells.
31 Dandara, Collet University of Cape Town Mol Biol and Mol Gen Xenobiotic metabolising enzymes: influence of polymorphism on oesophageal cancer susceptibility
32 Daniel, Sheril Rhodes University Bioinf and Struct Bio THE REGULATORY EFFECTS OF CELL CYCLE KINASES ON LOCALISATION AND FUNCTION OF THE MURINE STRESS INDUCIBLE PROTEIN 1 (mSTI1)
33 de Waal, Pamela University of Pretoria Mol Biol and Mol Gen Characterization of the nucleic acid binding activity of inner core protein VP6 of African horsesickness virus.
34 Dercksen, Marli North West university Metabolism Chromatographic and mass spectrometric analysis of urinary monosaccharide, disaccharides and oligosaccharides to identify carbohydrate metabolic diseases
35 Domingo, Riyad University of Cape Town Physiol Biochem The design and synthesis of angiotensin-converting enzyme secretase inhibitors.
36 Driver, Glenn University of the Witwatersrand Sig Tr and Cell Bio Crosstalk Between $\beta$-catenin and ILK Signalling Cascades In Human Oesophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oesophagus
37 Duneas, Nicolaas Tshwane University of Technology Sig Tr and Cell Bio Transforming growth factor–$\beta$and native human bone morphogenetic protein complex interact in a biphasic manner to modulate alkaline phosphatase, {\it Smad-1} and {\it Smad-2} synthesis in {\it in vitro} cultures of rat myoblast cells.
38 elliott, edith University of KwaZulu-Natal Sig Tr and Cell Bio Signaling pathways involved in matrix metalloproteinase--9 (MMP--9) release from human neutrophils.
39 Esterhuyse, Kobus University of the Free State Bioinf and Struct Bio Structural properties of a novel Bacillus carboxylesterase
40 Fanucchi, Sylvia University of the Witwatersrand Gen and Appl Bioch Electrostatic Effects on the Conformational Stability of the Intracellular Chloride Channel Protein CLIC1
41 Faro, Andrew University of the Western Cape Bioinf and Struct Bio Recombinant expression, full backbone assignment and structure determination of the human DWNN domain using heteronuclear NMR
42 February, Faghri University of Western Cape Mol Biol and Mol Gen The design of novel RNAi vectors to study the effect of silencing genes in the ceramide biosynthesis pathway and apoptosis.
43 Fehrsen, Jeanni Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute Imm and Patho Chicken scFvs in bluetongue virus serogroup-reactive and type-specific inhibition ELISAs.
44 Fick, Wilma University of Pretoria Imm and Patho Particulate structures of the VP7 protein of AHSV as a display system of foreign antigens.
45 Fisher, Loren University of the witwatersrand Bioinf and Struct Bio Determining the role of a topologically conserved isoleucine residue in the structure and function of the glutathione transferase family
46 Forster, Mieder Free State University Mol Biol and Mol Gen Innovative screening of the subsurface genome
47 Galada, Ncebakazi University of the Western Cape Mol Biol and Mol Gen NANOARCHAEOTE PHYLOTYPES DOMINATE IN CHINESE HYDROTHERMAL BIOTOPES
48 Gey van Pittius, Nico University of Stellenbosch Imm and Patho Mixed {\it Mycobacterium tuberculosis} infection: Changing drug-resistance patterns through antibiotic selection.
49 Gildenhuys, Samantha University of the Witwatersrand Gen and Appl Bioch Proline {\it cis-trans} Isomerization in the Folding of Glutaredoxin 2
50 Goldring, Dean University of KwaZulu-Natal Sig Tr and Cell Bio Malarial protein kinases - PfPK7 an atypical mitogen activated protein kinase kinase.
51 govender, ureshnie UCT medical School Gen and Appl Bioch The biochemical characterisation of respiratory mucins from patients with Tuberculosis (TB). A report of preliminary findings.
52 Govender, Selvan University of Stellenbosch Gen and Appl Bioch A PLURONIC COUPLED METAL CHELATING LIGAND FOR MEMBRANE AFFINITY CHROMATOGRAPHY
53 Hanekom, Arno University of Stellenbosch Metabolism Reversible Hill kinetics of bisubstrate reactions
54 Harley, Yolande University of Cape Town Physiol Biochem Skeletal muscle monocarboxylate transporter 4 content is associated with endurance performance
55 Houreld, Nicolette University of Johannesburg Gen and Appl Bioch MORPHOLOGICAL, CELLULAR AND GENETIC EFFECTS OF DIABETIC INDUCED HUMAN SKIN FIBROBLASTS EXPOSED ONCE OR TWICE TO A HE-NE LASER (632.8nm) - AN {\it IN VITRO} STUDY.
56 hull, rodney University of the Witwatersrand Imm and Patho Identification of proteins involved in the immune system of the beetle {\it Euoniticellus intermedius}
57 Huysamen, Cristal North-West Universtity Mol Biol and Mol Gen DIVERSITY IN THE APPLICATIONS OF THE SINGLE CELL GEL ELECTROPHORESIS ASSAY (COMET ASSAY)
58 James, Jacinda Rand Afrikaans University Plant Bioch Secondary Metabolite Production in {\it Centella asiatica} and {\it Centella cordifolium}.
59 Jones, Amber RAU Plant Bioch The effect of LPS isolated from {\it Ralstonia solanacearum} on Hsp70/Hsc70 accumulation and factors associated with cell death in tobacco ({\it Nicotiana tabacum}).
60 Jones, Lindsay University of the Witwatersrand Sig Tr and Cell Bio EGF modulates the $\beta$-catenin/$\alpha$-catenin Membrane Complex in Oesophageal Squamous Carcinoma Cells
61 Kappo, Abidemi University of the Western Cape Bioinf and Struct Bio Expression, purification and NMR analysis of the RING finger domain from the human RBBP6 protein
62 Kilian, Grant University of Stellenbosch Physiol Biochem The isolation and purification of cytochrome b5 with subsequent physiochemical characterization studies.
63 Kinnear, Craig University of Stellenbosch Mol Biol and Mol Gen Moving towards a neurodevelopmental understanding of Schizophrenia
64 Kinsley, Nichole University of the Witwatersrand Bioinf and Struct Bio Thermodynamic analysis of ligand binding to the G-site of rGST M1-1
65 Knoll, Detlef North-West University Metabolism Newborn Screening (Pilot Study) in South Africa: Four years of RAI and Tandem Mass Spectrometry
66 Kresfelder, Tina RAU Physiol Biochem Hsp70 Induction and {\it hsp70} Gene Polymorphisms as Indicators of Acclimatization under Hyperthermic Conditions
67 Kresfelder, Tina RAU Gen and Appl Bioch The Use of Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) in the Treatment of Oesophageal and Breast Cancer
68 Kroger, Wendy University of Cape Town Mol Biol and Mol Gen Significance of the S2' Binding Pocket in Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme C-Domain Specificity
69 Krugel, Colette RAU Imm and Patho Vitamin D Receptor (VDR) gene polymorphisms and their link to Infectious Disease Susceptibility.
70 Lako, Joseph University of the Western Cape Gen and Appl Bioch Diversity and Distribution of Ammonia Oxidizing Bacteria Associated with Plants Roots in Soils of Fynbos Ecosystem
71 Lauterbach, Sonja University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen {\it Plasmodium falciparum} proteins that interact with human erythrocyte spectrin
72 Lebea, Justice Northwest University Gen and Appl Bioch Protocol development for newborn screening of galactosemia
73 li, dongping University of Cape Town Mol Biol and Mol Gen Cytochrome P450 2E1 and Glutathione S-transferase Polymorphisms in Oesophageal Cancer risk amongst South Africans
74 Litthauer, Derek University of the Free State Bioinf and Struct Bio Structure-function relationships of novel and chimeric Family VII bacterial carboxylesterases
75 Louw, Ralie University of Stellenbosch Gen and Appl Bioch Characterization of Baboon 3$\beta$-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase
76 Ludewig, Michael Rhodes University Mol Biol and Mol Gen THE CHARACTERIZATION OF THE J-DOMAINS OF TRYPANOSOMAL TYPE-1 DNAJ-LIKE PROTEINS
77 Lutya, Portia University of the Witwatersrand Gen and Appl Bioch Conformational stability and folding of human class Omega GST O1-1
78 Mabizela, Nobalanda University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch Probing the determinants of optimal pH-activity profiles of Family 1.4 Bacillus lipases
79 Maclear, Athlee Rhodes University Bioinf and Struct Bio IDENTIFICATION OF {\it CIS}-ELEMENTS AND TRANSACTING FACTORS INVOLVED IN THE ABIOTIC STRESS RESPONSES OF PLANTS
80 Makwela, Athanasius Wits University Sig Tr and Cell Bio {\bf Multiple heat shock protein complex (MHSPC) induced by repetitive heat shocks enhance drug resistance in MCF-7 breast cancer cell line.}
81 Malherbe, Christiaan Stellenbosch University Metabolism Control Analysis of Mixed Populations of {\it Gluconobacter oxydans} and {\it Saccharomyces cerevisiae}
82 Marais, Carina North-West University Metabolism A Biochemical approach to Peroxisomal disorders
83 Maree, Francois Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute Mol Biol and Mol Gen Application of recombinant SAT2 foot-and-mouth disease virus non-structural 3ABC polyprotein, in a diagnostic ELISA
84 marnewick, jeanine Medical Research Council Gen and Appl Bioch {\bf Protection against acute and chronic oxidative damage in rat liver by rooibos ({\it Aspalathus linearis}) and honeybush ({\it Cyclopia intermedia}) teas.}
85 Mathe, Emelinah Hluphekile MEDUNSA Metabolism COMPARATIVE STUDIES OF PLANT SUGARS AS PART OF BIOMASS CHARACTERIZATION AND EVALUATION
86 Matladi, Daphney North West University Metabolism Teratogenic properties of L-2,4-diaminobutyric acid and its effect on ornithine decarboxilase in the murine neural tube defect model.
87 Matlou, Mokgotho University of the North Mol Biol and Mol Gen Anti-Proliferative activity of {\it Commelina spp} on Wil-2 NS lymphocytes.
88 Matlou, Mokgotho University of the North Mol Biol and Mol Gen THE EFFECT OF SEMI PURIFIED BIO-ACTIVE COMPOUNDS FROM INDIGENOUS MEDICINAL PLANTS ON WIL-2 NS CELLS.
89 Mayende, Lungisa Rhodes University Gen and Appl Bioch Cellulose and Lignin Degrading Thermozymes from Compost for Biotechnological Application.
90 Mbita, Zukile University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Increased levels and cytoplasmic accumulation of DWNN in human cancers
91 McCabe, Michelle Universityof the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Characterization of 1-ACBP, B-ACBP and PBR in Oesophageal Cancer
92 McNamara, Caryn Rhodes University Mol Biol and Mol Gen FUNCTIONAL CHARACTERISATION OF MOLECULAR CHAPERONES: BRAIN-ENRICHED HUMAN HSP40 (Hsj1a) AND MALARIAL HSP40 (Pfj4).
93 Meiring, Tracy University of Pretoria Mol Biol and Mol Gen Identification of regions of nonstructural protein NS3 involved in membrane destabilization in different Orbiviruses.
94 Metcalfe, Ciara University of the Witwatersrand Sig Tr and Cell Bio EXPRESSION OF THE MULTI-FACETED PROTEIN, MUC1, IN HUMAN OESOPHAGEAL CARCINOMA CELL LINES.
95 Meyersfeld, Daniel University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Analysis of {\it Plasmodium falciparum} differentially expressed gene transcripts
96 Mogale, Alfred Medunsa Gen and Appl Bioch {\bf Hydrolysis of wastepaper by {\it Trichoderma} {\it reesei} enzyme components}
97 Moganedi, Kgabo University of the North Mol Biol and Mol Gen Estimation of Genetic Stability and Diversity in Marula using The AFLP Technique
98 Morse, Monique University of the Western Cape Plant Bioch A recombinant plant natriuretic peptide with a role in {\it Arabidopsis thaliana} cell volume regulation causes rapid and spatially differentiated K$^{+}$, Na$^{+}$ and H$^{+}$ flux changes in {\it Arabidopsis thaliana} roots
99 motadi, Lesetja raymond Wits University Bioinf and Struct Bio {\bf Correlation between apoptosis and DWNN expression in lung cancer.}
100 mudau, maria University of the free state Mol Biol and Mol Gen Development of conditionally integrative thermosensitive vectors for efficient gene targeting in Bacillus species
101 Mutambanengwe, Cecil Rhodes University Gen and Appl Bioch USE OF SLUDGE BIOMASS IN THE PRODUCTION OF ENZYMES UNDER SULPHIDOGENIC CONDITIONS FOR THE TREATMENT OF TEXTILE EFFLUENT.
102 Möller, Christelle University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch Isolation of thermophilic ferric reductases from {it Thermus scotoductus}
103 Naidoo, Kubendran University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Analysis of the Glycerol Kinase gene in {\it Plasmodium falciparum}
104 Nathaniel, Chris University of the Witwatersrand Gen and Appl Bioch CONFORMATIONAL DYNAMICS AND FOLDING KINETICS OF SOLUBLE CLIC1
105 Ndoria, Robert UCT Bioinf and Struct Bio A Three-dimensional model of the nitrilase from {\it Rhodococcus rhodochrous} J1 and highlighting the effect of mutations on structure.
106 Nxumalo, Nokwazi University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen EXPRESSION OF THE HUMAN DWNN GENE IN HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS ASSOCIATED NEPHROPATHY
107 oliver, Shune University of the Witwatersrand Imm and Patho THE ROLE OF PEPTIDOGLYCAN RECOGNITION PROTEIN SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISMS IN THE ACTIVATION OF THE MAMMALIAN INNATE IMMUNE SYSTEM
108 Olivier, Yolanda North-West Univiersity Metabolism Identifying isoform- specific Metallothionein expression in Rotenone induced NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase deficiency in HeLa cells
109 Onyemata, James UWC Bioinf and Struct Bio Determination of the structure of the Mitochondrial associated human protein endozepine
110 Pambuka, Simthembile University of Port Elizabeth Gen and Appl Bioch Purification and Partial Characterization of Ostrich Muscle Collagenases.
111 Parker, Ayesha UCT Mol Biol and Mol Gen The characterisation of the ectodomain shedding of a Low Density Lipoprotein receptor (LDLR)
112 Penny, Clem University of the Witwatersrand Sig Tr and Cell Bio Levamisole alters actin distribution and cell morphology in HT29 cells.
113 Phillips, Sonia RAU Mol Biol and Mol Gen Characterization of Elicitor-Induced Defense-Related Genes in Cotton.
114 Pillay, Che University of Stellenbosch Metabolism Control Analysis of Yeast Free-Energy Metabolism
115 Pretorius, Judey North West University, Potchefstroom campus Metabolism Trimethylamine (TMA) kidney excretion as a possible indicator of liver damage.
116 Prevoo, Désirée University of Stellenbosch Gen and Appl Bioch An investigation into the stress relieving properties of {\it Sutherlandia frutescens} by studying effect of the shrub on adrenal steroidogenesis.
117 Prinsloo, Earl University of Port Elizabeth Imm and Patho An Investigation of the Binding Affinities of Recombinant Domain Mutants of the Human Polymeric Immnuoglobulin Receptor (pIgR) for IgM.
118 Rakgotho, Mpho University of the Wiwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Characterization of an ubiquitin like protein SNAMA in Drosophila melanogaster
119 Ramachandran, Nivetha Stellenbosch University Gen and Appl Bioch Molecular characterisation of {\it Lipomyces kononenkoae} $\alpha$-amylase LKA1.
120 Ramagoma, Faranani University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch Cloning of the isochorismatase gene from Bacillus licheniformis
121 Rashamuse, Konanani University of the western cape Gen and Appl Bioch Cloning and sequencing of {\it Burkholderia cepacia} genes encoding esterase and lipase activities
122 Rees, Jasper University of the Western Cape Plant Bioch Genetic Mapping of Apples and Pears for Disease Resistance and Chilling Requirements
123 Rees, Jasper University of the Western Cape Sig Tr and Cell Bio The Role of Endozepine (t-ACBP) in Ceramide-induced Apoptosis
124 Reinecke, Fimmie North-West University Metabolism Functional properties of Metallothionein overexpression in rotenone-induced NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase-deficient HeLa cells.
125 Richfield, David University of Stellenbosch Gen and Appl Bioch Inhibition of substrate binding to ovine adrenal microsomal p450 enzymes by Rooibos ({\it Aspalathus Linearis}) and Honeybush ({\it Cyclopia Intermedia}) extracts
126 Ronacher, Katharina University of Stellenbosch Sig Tr and Cell Bio Investigation of the fundamental mechanisms underlying the ligand-selective regulation of gene expression by the glucocorticoid receptor
127 Roux, Suretha University of Pretoria Mol Biol and Mol Gen {\bf Loop mobility and secondary structures in parasite-specific inserts are important for function of the {\it Plasmodium falciparum} S-Adenosyl Methionine Decarboxylase/ Ornithine Decarboxylase}
128 rupnarain, charleen University of Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Characterization of the Domain With No Name gene in colon cancer
129 Sanabria, Natasha RAND AFRIKAANS UNIVERSITY Plant Bioch DDRT-PCR ANALYSIS of PUTATIVE ELEMENTS of the INNATE IMMUNE RESPONSE in PLANTS
130 Sayed, Yasien University of the Witwatersrand Bioinf and Struct Bio Binding of clinically approved protease inhibitors to South African HIV-1 subtype C protease: kinetics and thermodynamics
131 Scheepers, Johanna North West University Metabolism THE CLINICAL VALUE OF URINE ACYLCARNITINES.
132 Seseng, Teboho Medunsa Bioinf and Struct Bio Preliminary kinetic studies of cellulase from Trichoderma reseei
133 Smit, Annel Institute for Wine Biotechnology Mol Biol and Mol Gen A {\it Saccharomyces cerevisiae} maltotriose transport protein: structure and regulation.
134 Smit, Salome University of Pretoria Gen and Appl Bioch Modulation of liver proteins in male C57BL$\backslash$6 mice by black tea {\it (Camellia sinesis)}.
135 Smith, James University of Cape Town Bioinf and Struct Bio REGULATION OF GLUT4 IN SKELETAL MUSCLE INVOLVES Ca$^{2+}$/CALMODULIN-DEPENDENT PROTEIN KINASE AND HISTONE DEACETYLASE-5.
136 Snyman, Marisha RAU University Plant Bioch {\bf Investigating events involved in the potentiation of SA-mediated Hsp/Hsc70 accumulation during heat stress in plants}
137 Stephens, Linda Rhodes University Mol Biol and Mol Gen Mechanistic Analysis of the Hsp70 ATPase Chaperone Cycle
138 steyn, anjo university of pretoria Imm and Patho Purification and Antigenicity of the Putative gp41 Fusion Peptide of the Human Immuno-deficiency Virus
139 Storbeck, Karl-Heinz University of Stellenbosch Bioinf and Struct Bio Baboon Cytochrome P450 Side-chain cleavage: a structure/function investigation.
140 Stutzer, Christian University of Pretoria Mol Biol and Mol Gen {\bf Characterization of blood coagulation inhibitor proteins for effective control of tick infestations}
141 Tastan Bishop, Ozlem UWC Bioinf and Struct Bio Refinement of the Structures of WT and Mutant Nitrile Hydratases from {\it Bacillus} RAPc8
142 Tlou, Godfrey University of The Free State Mol Biol and Mol Gen Development of PCR primers for the detection of Family VII lipolytic genes in bacterial and environmental genetic materials
143 Trollip, Andre University of Johannesburg Imm and Patho TNF-$\alpha$ production in U-937 and THP-1 promonocytic cells following exposure to low dose $\gamma$-radiation and silicon dioxide
144 Tshabalala, Cecilia University of the North Mol Biol and Mol Gen The Role of bax and bcl-2 and Protein Phosphatase Type 2A (PP2A) in the Regulation of Apoptosis in HL-60 Cells.
145 Uys, Lafras University of Stellenbosch Bioinf and Struct Bio Modelling Sucrose Accumulation in Sugarcane With PySCeS Using Custom Built Extensions.
146 Vallet, Lara University of the Witwatersrand Mol Biol and Mol Gen Identification of Two Mutations in the Human Erythrocyte Band 3 Gene in South African Kindred with Hereditary Spherocytosis
147 Van der Vyver, Christell Institute for Plant Biotechnology Mol Biol and Mol Gen Genome analysis of irradiated cowpea lines selected for drought tolerance.
148 van der westhuizen, Liana Medical Research Council Sig Tr and Cell Bio {\bf Disruption of Sphingolipid Biosynthesis in Hepatocyte Nodules: Selective Proliferative Stimulus Induced by Fumonisin B$_{1}$.}
149 Van Dyk, Etresia North-West University Mol Biol and Mol Gen DNA DAMAGE AND REPAIR IN HUMAN CELLS INDUCED WITH (exposed to) METABOLITES CHARACTERISTIC OF TYROSINEMIA
150 Van Heerden, Esta University of the Free State Gen and Appl Bioch The microbial diversity, chemical and physical properties in fissure water of the deep terrestrial subsurface of the Witwatersrand Basin, South Africa.
151 van Helden, Gerda North West University Potchefstroom Mol Biol and Mol Gen The effect of ozonation of blood on white blood cell integrity.
152 Van Rensburg, Trudi University of Cape Town Bioinf and Struct Bio Production of angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE) with reduced glycoform heterogeneity in insect cells
153 van Rooyen, Jason University of Cape Town Bioinf and Struct Bio {\bf THREE-DIMENSIONAL STRUCTURE OF A TYPE III GLUTAMINE SYNTHETASE BY SINGLE PARTICLE RECONSTRUCTION}
154 van Schalkwyk, Antoinette University of the Western Cape Sig Tr and Cell Bio Proteome analysis of a novel olive waste degrading {\it Bacillus sp}. mutant.
155 Van Staden, Vida University of Pretoria Imm and Patho African horsesickness virus proteins associated with virus virulence and disease pathogenesis.
156 Van Zyl, Ida North-West University Mol Biol and Mol Gen DNA DAMAGE AND REPAIR DURING THE ESTROUS CYCLE OF THE RAT.
157 Verhoog, Nicolette University of Stellenbosch Bioinf and Struct Bio Phytoestrogenic activity in {\it Cyclopia genistoides}
158 Vlok, Nicolaas University of Stellenbosch Imm and Patho Biological studies on the effect of {\it Bacillus} peptides on the antimicrobial activity of gramicidin S
159 Vlok, Nicolaas University of Stellenbosch Bioinf and Struct Bio An electrospray mass spectrometry investigation of the nature of gramicidin S - surfactin interaction
160 Vrey, Pieter University of Pretoria Imm and Patho Lipid antigens in evanescent field biosensor detection of antibodies: Application in Guillain Barr\'{e} Syndrome
161 Walters, John University of Witwatersrand Gen and Appl Bioch The role of a mixed charge cluster in the dimerisation of class Mu glutathione transferase
162 Wang, Bo University of Cape town Mol Biol and Mol Gen GRO$\beta$/CXCR2 autocrine loop in oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma.
163 Wepener, Ilse University of Stellenbosch Mol Biol and Mol Gen {\it Pichia pastoris} – a viable heterologous expression system for steroidogenic P450s.
164 Werner, Craig UCT Gen and Appl Bioch The biodegradation of the constituents of olive fermentation wastewaters using fungal and bacterial systems.
165 whalley, natalie University of the Witwatersrand Sig Tr and Cell Bio Akt protein and mRNA expression in control and leukaemic patients
166 Williams, Wesley Stellenbosch University Gen and Appl Bioch Non covalent surface modification of polysulphone membranes for the immobilisation of horseradish peroxidase
167 Wilson, Nathaniel University of Stellenbosch Physiol Biochem Effects of neutralizing IL-6 on glucocorticoid action in rat tissue after exposure to short-term intermittent mild psychological stress.
168 Zemanay, Widaad University of Cape Town Gen and Appl Bioch {\bf Identification of proteins secreted into media of cultured oesophageal cancer cell lines}