Established UCT researcher makes history with Wellcome Discovery Award Supported by a recent award, Prof Anthony Figaji investigates the worldwide impact of the lethal manifestation of TB when it affects the brain – TB meningitis. 19 Jan 2024
UCT researchers land prestigious fellowship for trailblazing African health research A recent accolade positions two select UCT researchers as emerging leaders in biomedical and health research, enabling them to address critical health challenges in the region. 17 Jan 2024
ASSAf and SAYAS recognise UCT academics’ research excellence ASSAf and SAYAS recognised 11 UCT academics for research excellence in service of society. 18 Dec 2023
Honorary doctorate for Kelly Chibale in Switzerland Prof Kelly Chibale has been awarded an honorary doctorate from one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious universities, the University of Basel. 28 Nov 2023
Sabre-tooth cat named after renowned UCT scientist A sabre-tooth cat species – ‘Lokotunjailurus chinsamyae’ – has been named after UCT’s Prof Anusuya Chinsamy-Turan. 14 Nov 2023 Republished
UCT congratulates seven SA Women in Science Award Winners Seven UCT researchers were recently honoured in the Department of Science and Technology’s Women in Science Awards. 12 Oct 2023