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The ethics of meat production

Prof Edward Webb has conducted years of intensive research in animal science to find acceptable ways of improving farming methods to enhance the well-being of animals, which, in turn, will result in better quality animal produce.

First-in-Africa Virtual Reality Centre to Revolutionise Mine Safety

The new Kumba Virtual Reality Centre for mine design at the University of Pretoria is set to save the South African mining industry a lot of time and money, and could save lives by helping to improve health and safety.

Alzheimer’s disease – Old friends and new promises

Prof Vanessa Steenkamp and the Phytomedicine Unit in the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Pretoria (UP), are involved in research to obtain safer and more efficacious treatments for Alzheimer’s disease.