Nicci Botha
Who wants to live forever? It's a matter of maintenance

Aubrey de Grey
Aubrey de Grey
[Nicci Botha] Thanks to lifestyle and medical advancements, the biblical prescription of three score and 10 - or 70 years - as the human lifespan has become a little blurred...

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Nicci Botha
First-for-Africa platform will advance gene research

First-for-Africa platform will advance gene research
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[Nicci Botha] Until now, African scientists working on genomics haven't had access to a local storage platform for the immense amount of data their research generates...

Posted 8 months ago | Like
Nicci Botha
SA signs innovation agreement with Novartis

Minister of science and technology, Naledi Pandoor
Minister of science and technology, Naledi Pandoor
[Nicci Botha] A high-level MoU on medical research and development has been signed between the SAMRC, the DST and Novartis...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Nicci Botha
J&J launches public health innovations space for Africa

Johnson & Johnson's new global public health innovation space in Cape Town
Johnson & Johnson's new global public health innovation space in Cape Town
[Nicci Botha] Johnson & Johnson has launched its global public health (GPH) strategy...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Danette Breitenbach
Shifting attitudes towards the body

Shifting attitudes towards the body[Danette Breitenbach] Would you want to be a Cyborg in the near future? A Cyborg is defined as a human enhanced by technology; that is a person whose physiological functioning is aided by a mechanical or electronic device...

Posted 4 years ago | Like