Biochemistry
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Research

​​​​​​​​​​​The Department of Biochemistry at Stellenbosch University has a number of active research groups, each making a significant contribution to biochemistry and science as a whole (refer to our latest publication list​).

Our research laboratories house state of the art research instrumentation and facilities and are managed by highly trained technical staff, all essential for maintaining a high standard in biochemical research​.

Our post-graduates students gain valuable laboratory experience in basic and the latest research techniques. This enables them to leave Stellenbosch with both knowledge and experience to ensure success in their science careers.

You can find out more about each research group by clicking on the links below.​

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Africander Grouphttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/PublishingImages/donitaIcon.jpg
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/africander-groupIn page navigation
Bellstedt Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/bellstedt-groupIn page navigation
Botes Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/botes-groupIn page navigation
De Villiers Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/drug-biocide-discovery/de-villiers-groupIn page navigation
Hofmeyr Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/hofmeyr-groupIn page navigation
Louw Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/louw-groupIn page navigation
  
  
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Patterton Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/epigenomics-and-bioinformatics/patterton-groupIn page navigation
Rautenbach Grouphttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/PublishingImages/rautenbachIcon.jpg
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/epigenomics-and-bioinformatics/patterton-groupIn page navigation
Rohwer Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/rohwer-groupIn page navigation
Snoep Grouphttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/PublishingImages/snoepIcon.jpg
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/snoep-groupIn page navigation
Storbeck Grouphttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/PublishingImages/storbeckIcon.jpg
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/storbeck-groupIn page navigation
Strauss Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/strauss-groupIn page navigation
  
  
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AC Swart Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/ac-swart-groupIn page navigation
P Swart Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/p-swart-groupIn page navigation
Van Niekerk Grouphttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/PublishingImages/vanNiekerkIcon2.jpg
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/van-niekerk-groupIn page navigation
Verhoog Group
http://www.sun.ac.za/english/faculty/science/biochemistry/research/steroids/verhoog-groupIn page navigation