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    • Monitoring of genetically modified food products in South Africa 

      Marx, Gertruida M. (University of the Free State, 2010-12)
      English: Globally, South Africa is the eighth largest producer of GM crops and also imports GM food. In addition to the promise of increased agricultural production, the introduction of GM crops is also having an impact ...
    • Phage display selection of peptide inhibitors of FVIIa and their functional characterisation 

      Roets, Catharina Elizabeth (University of the Free State, 2002-06)
      English: The importance of FVlla and the FVlla/TF complex for the initiation of not only hemostasis but also thrombosis is now generally accepted. It was shown that the blockade of coagulation at the level of FVlla ...
    • Recombinant production and evaluation of a multifunctional haemostatic fusion protein 

      Van Zyl, Walda Brenda (University of the Free State, 1999-10)
      Platelets and coagulation both play a pivotal role in thrombosis, one of the major life-threatening diseases in our society. We have thus experienced a drastic increase in the development of potent and secure ...
    • Telomeres and telomerase in cancer of esophagus 

      Van den Heever, Wilhelmina Maria Jacoba (University of the Free State, 2001-11)
      English: Squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus is a cancer with a high incidence in South Africa. We have investigated the prognostic value of telomerase activity in tumors as well as in nearby normal tissue. Biopsies ...