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A dynamic, cross-disciplinary funding opportunity aimed at nurturing future leaders in non-communicable disease research within the African continent.


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Latest projects

The role of genetic markers in obesity

Project title
Identification of genetic markers of obesity risk in a South African Black population

Research question
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The role of epigenetics in gestational diabetes

Project title
Genome-wide gene expression in black South African women who develop Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM)

Research question