Immunology Research Group
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​Stellenbosch University Immunology Research Group


Welcome to the home page of the Stellenbosch University Immunology Research Group.

We are an academic multi-disciplinary team of scientis​​ts, doctors, technicians, nurses and assistants, led by Gerhard Walzl, pulmonologist and Tuberculosis Biomarker and Immunology researcher. 

The Stellenbosch University Immunology Research Group was established in 2002 within the Division of Molecular Biology & Human Genetics, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, at Stellenbosch University.  The Immunology Research Group has since been involved in numerous international and local research collaborations, contributing amongst others, to the fields of Immunology, Tuberculosis and HIV.  Our main focus as a specialist Tuberculosis Immunology Group is biomarkers.  Please read more about us and our work by following the relevant links.​