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Enabling multiscale modeling in systems medicine
(BioMed Central, 2014-03)
[See article for abstract].
“Deeper into a hole?” : borrowing and lending in South Africa
(University of Chicago Press Journals, 2014-08)
In South Africa, with upward mobility much aspired to but seldom attained, householders must spend money they have not yet earned. Borrowing both from formal institutions and smaller moneylenders (legal and illegal) positions ...
Open Access : be seen, be read, be cited, have impact! A Stellenbosch University perspective
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-05-15)
Presentation delivered at the University of Cape Town Research Week, 12 - 16 May 2014. More info: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/blog/news/research-week-12-16-may/
Declaration on mental health in Africa : moving to implementation
(Co-Action Publishing, 2014-06-16)
Urgent action is needed to address mental health issues globally. In Africa, where mental health disorders account for a huge burden of disease and disability, and where in general less than 1% of the already small health ...
A day in the life of an open scholarship manager : Ina Smith
(UKSG - United Kingdom Serials Group, 2014-03)
Making research openly accessible and marketing research are Ina’s passions. Since being trained as a secondary school teacher and librarian, she has come a long way and her career has steered her in a direction she ...
Anti-inflammatory effects of reactive oxygen species : a multi-valued logical model validated by formal concept analysis
(BioMed Central, 2014-09)
Background: Recent findings suggest that in pancreatic acinar cells stimulated with bile acid, a pro-apoptotic effect of reactive oxygen species (ROS) dominates their effect on necrosis and spreading of inflammation. The ...
(Frontiers Media, 2014-01-28)
Next generation sequencing technologies are bringing about a renaissance of mining approaches. A comprehensive picture of the genetic landscape of an individual patient will be useful, for example, to identify groups of ...
Migration patterns and migrant characteristics in the Western Cape through a differential urbanisation lens
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This research examines contemporary in-migration patterns and trends to the Western Cape over the period 2001 to 2011. It applies the concepts of main stream and sub-stream migration from the theory of ...
Age-dependent effects of UCP2 deficiency on experimental acute pancreatitis in mice
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) have been implicated in the pathogenesis of acute pancreatitis (AP) for many years but experimental evidence is still limited. Uncoupling protein 2 (UCP2)-deficient mice are an accepted model ...