• Mathematical modelling of glycolysis in differentiated mouse adipocytes 3T3-L1 

      De Villiers, William (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch UniversityStellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2021-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disease characterised by high blood sugar levels, primarily caused by insulin resistance and the resulting inability of the body to process glucose. Any tissue or cell ...
    • Mathematical modelling of glycolysis in cancer cell lines 

      October, Craig Amos (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2021-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Most cancer cells exhibit an increase in glucose uptake and lactate produc- tion, a phenomenon known as the "Warburg effect" or aerobic glycolysis, and considered to be a hallmark of cancer ...
    • Characterisation and formulation of natural cyclodecapeptides with anti-Candida activity 

      Masoudi, Yasamin (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2021-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The increase in the number of fungal infections since the 1980s is a major concern globally. Fungal infections affect various medical and agricultural sectors. A limited number of available antifungal ...
    • A bioinformatics tool to detect physical gene clusters in functional genomics data 

      Conradie, Louis Timoteus (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2021-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Many studies have investigated the biological effects of the external environment on the genetic expression of a living cell. This particular study looks at gene clusters that are switched on at a series ...