The ACGT database is a compilation of biosciences research skills, techniques and specialised equipment of scientists at the University of Witwatersrand, University of Pretoria, CSIR, University of Johannesburg and the Agricultural Research Council. ACGT is instrumental in creating an awareness of the regional research activities and programmes. It was created to stimulate coordination of research efforts between the partner institutions and provide a platform for future collaborations.

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Personal Information

First NameTheresa
Last NameAveling
E-Mail Address
Department / InstitutionMicrobiology and Plant Pathology , University of Pretoria
FacultyNatural and Agricultural Sciences
Address 1Agriculture building
Address 2Room 2-14
Address 3
Address 4
Telephone Number012 4203264
Fax Number012 4204588
Web link to CV

Associated Equipment

Equipment Name Equipment Location Equipment Facility Department Responsible Person

Associated Research Programmes

Research Programme Name Techniques Keywords Research Field Responsible Person
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute Seed vigour testing, Seed health testing Seed vigour, seed pathology, seedborne diseases, International Seed Testing Association, seed treatments, fungicides, seed health, accelerated ageing, imbibition damage, seed technology, cowpeas, indigenous food crops Plant biosciences Aveling, Theresa