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 NameLesley
Last NameScott
E-Mail Address
Department / InstitutionMolecular Medicine and Haematology, University of the Witwatersrand
FacultyHealth Sciences
Address 1Medical School
Address 23rd Floor
Address 3Room 3B20
Address 4
Telephone Number011 489 8565
Fax Number
Web Site
Web link to CV

Associated Equipment

Equipment Name Equipment Location Equipment Facility Department Responsible Person
Dual laser flow cytometer Medical School, 3rd Floor Research diagnostic group Molecular Medicine and Haematology Scott, Lesley
Affymetrix research microarray platform Medical School, 3rd Floor Research Diagnostic Group Molecular Medicine and Haematology Scott, Lesley

Associated Research Programmes

Research Programme Name Techniques Keywords Research Field Responsible Person
Research Diagnostics Group Microarray, Flow cytometry. HIV diagnostics, TB diagnostics, microarrays, Affymetrix, leukaemia, functional enrichment, clustering, gene selection, viral load, antibiotic resistance. HIV Scott, Lesley