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As an Academic Support Unit, the Electron Microscope Unit provides a centralised research and high-resolution diagnostic support facility to all staff

HIV-1 Resistance & Molecular Laboratory in Virology department is a newly refurbished lab that has state of the art equipment

is a unit which was established at Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University from October 2005. The facility was established with the support of MRC…

The South African Vaccination and Immunisation Centre (SAVIC) were established in 2003, as a network of partners in the field of vaccination and immunisation.


was established at the former MEDUNSA in April 1996, and was the first MRC unit to be founded at a previously disadvantaged institution.

In many African countries there is limited data on the circulating HPV types causing anal, oral and cervical benign lesions, pre-cancerous and cancerous lesions.