Research on the influence of temperature on the vectors of African horse sickness conducted at UP

Research done at the University of Pretoria has found that the abundant occurrence of two species of midges that cause AHS could be due to their ability to withstand cold temperatures.

Giving the defenceless a voice in court

Crimes committed against people with disabilities remains largely unaddressed. Three large-scale studies currently under way at UP aims to change this.

Energetics gives new insight into the decline of cheetahs

An acclaimed international study looking into new reasons behind the dwindling numbers of cheetah in southern Africa had its inception at the University of Pretoria.