Adapted to the Antarctic: a cold-lover's genetics

Life can thrive in the most extreme climates - from the very hot to the very cold. Something that not long ago was believed to belong in science fiction has now been brought into the realm of reality by a researcher at UP.

MRC/UP CSMC and TWF 'buddy up' to launch new malaria app

On Monday, 25 April, staff from the University of Pretoria Centre for Sustainable Malaria Control and various collaborators celebrated World Malaria Day with a range of activities focusing on communication about malaria.

UP and Inqaba Biotec are blazing the trail for maggot therapy in South Africa

In an attempt to promote and increase the use of medicinal maggots for wound cleaning in South Africa, the Department of Surgery at UP signed a collaboration agreement with Inqaba Biotech earlier this month.