Department of Internal Medicine

Research Entities

Department of Internal Medicine Research Laboratory

Students and Projects

PhDs:
  1. Kiashanee Moodley
    Characterisation of the Fibroblast growth factor receptor 2 splicing mechanism in triple-negative breast cancer.
Nephrology
  1. Dr Justor Banda
    Biomarkers in acute kidney injury due to contrast induced nephropathy
  2. Dr Aliyu Abdu
    Prevalence, histological patterns and genetic variation of chronic kidney disease among HIV infected patients in Kano, Nigeria.
  3. Lerato Mpye
    Profiling gene expression changes in HIV-1 associated kidney disease.
  4. Dr Muzamil Hassan
    The role of circulating endotoxaemia as a pro-inflammatory mediator of atherosclerosis in chronic kidney disease patients.
  5. Dr Glendah Kalunga
    Susceptibility of HIV positive individuals to HIVAN is influenced by genetic variations in podocyte genes in the presence of additional environmental insults.
  6. Alex Kasembeli
    Genetic and molecular characterisation of HIV-associated kidney disease in black South Africans.
Anatomy
  1. Sasha Jovanovic
    The role of lymphocytes in uterine receptivity for implantation.
Bone Research Unit
  1. Signal transduction pathways controlling the induction of bone formation by macroporous biomimetic matrices.
Neurosciences
  1. Samatha Chauhaun
    Genetic analysis of mild androgen insensitivity syndrome (MAIS) and breast cancer in a South African Indian family.