Division of Molecular B​iology and Human Genetics

Rare Disease Genomics


Dr Farida Essajee

​​MPhil Paediatric Neurology 

Graduated December 2021
(cum laude)

Project Title: Utility of genetic testing in children with developmental and epileptic encephalopathy (DEE) at a tertiary hospital in South Africa: A prospective study​


Samantha Bayley

​​MSc Human Genetics

Graduated December 2021 
(cum laude)

Project Title: Hyperphosphatasia with Mental Retardation Syndrome in South Africa: Identifying a Recurring PGAP3 Variant"