• The influence of small RNAs on the physiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis 

      Zvinairo, Tawanda Kennedy (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The role of bacterial small RNA (sRNA), i.e. RNA species between 50-500bp in size, in virulence, pathogenesis and drug resistance is gaining interest. In some bacterial species, it had been shown to play ...
    • The effect of glutamate homeostasis on the survival of M. bovis BCG 

      Gallant, James Luke (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the causative agent of the tuberculosis disease, is estimated to infect a third of the world’s population and is therefore, arguably, the most successful human pathogen in ...