TB Genomics
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Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics

​​​​​​​TB Genomics​



PhD Students


Joconiah Chirenda
PhD study:  Mycobacterium Tuberculosis (MTB) Transmission Associated with Migration to Zimbabwe







Ivania Moiane
PhD study: One Health approach to bovine tuberculosis in Govuro district in Mozambique







Masters Students


Charnay van der Merwe
MSc study: Thesis title: Undetected Isoniazid Mono Resistance in Rural Eastern Cape Province - a risk for the emergence of multidrug-resistant TB.







Simone Nagel
MSc study: Deciphering the Mechanisms of Isoniazid Resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis    







Hons Students


Amy Steinhobel
Hons project: Using Whole Genome Sequencing to Elucidate the Evolution of Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis







Christian Otum
Hons project: Identification and Homologous Recombineering Of Potential Drug Resistance Conferring SNPs In Mycobacterium Tuberculosis.