Palaeontological field exploration in the South African Karoo

For palaeontologists, the South African Karoo is legendary, not only for its appealing wilderness, but mostly...

Can people be screened for acute mountain sickness susceptibility?

This project aims to investigate cerebral deoxygenation during exercise in hypoxia in order to highlight a potential...

Do upstream ecosystems with bivalves have lower microplastic contamination?

We know a lot about the accumulation, distribution and effects of microplastics on marine ecosystems. We know...

Can a blood test determine which cancer patients will respond to immunotherapy?

Cancers send signals to escape the immune system, making immunotherapy ineffective. These signals can be delivered...

Can we boost T-cell function for immunotherapies?

Our immune T-cells are a type of white blood cell that are crucial to recognise and attack infections and cancerous...

How do social relationships affect V-formation in migrating birds?

Migrating is strenuous for birds. Therefore, they need to find energy-saving strategies, such as flying in a...

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