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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Research Programme Detail

Research Programme NameCell Death in Cancer Research Group
Research Programme DescriptionResearch involves the development of novel molecular therapeutics that target cell death pathways in cancer cells.
Research Programme TechniquesFlow cytometry, Microarrays, Western blot analysis, qRT-PCR, Biometabolic labelling
Research Programme KeywordsProgrammed Cell Death, apoptosis, cancer, heat shock proteins, Hsp70, flow cytometry, qRT-PCR, microarrays, viability & proliferation assays, western blot analysis, electrophoresis, microscopy (light & fluorescence), bioluminescence
Research FieldCancer
Responsible PersonCronje, Marianne

Associated Scientists

Last Name First Name Title E-mail Address Department & Institution
Cronje Marianne Dr Biochemistry , University of Johannesburg