KRISP Newsletter June/July 2019: KRISP on the road. We are criss-crossing the country to showcase our new DNA sequencing and bioinformatics capacity.

KRISP Newsletter - 2019-06-30

This month, we focused our newsletter on KRISP on the road. We are criss-crossing the country to showcase our new DNA sequencing and bioinformatics capacity. . In the newsletter, we also cover our high-throughput Sanger and Illumina sequencing services, arapid, reliable and cost effective HIV-1 Drug Resistance Service in Africa and many of our publications on viral outbreaks, mental health and industrial biotechnology.

KRISP newsletter June/July 2019on KRISP on the road. We are criss-crossing the country to showcase our new DNA sequencing and bioinformatics capacity

This issue's highlights are:

KRISP & DIPLOMICS Initiative: Genomics Africa: Bringing genomic technologies to africa to fight our great challenges: loss of biodiversity, famine, migration and diseases

Business Breakfast: Decoding the SA Indian Genome for Health Risk

Workshop: Unlocking Informatics in Virology

Mobile lab: KRISP mobile team tracking viral outbreaks in real-time in Brazil

Road Show: KRISP at Westville UKZN Campus, 29-30 July 2019

Road Show: KRISP at Pietermaritzburg Campus, 30-31 July 2019

Services: KRISP provides access to high-throughput Illumina sequencing in Africa

Services: KRISP provides access to high-throughput Sanger sequencing in Africa

Drug Resistance: A rapid, reliable and cost effective HIV-1 Drug Resistance Service in Africa

Papers: The clinical presentation caused by truncating CHD8 variants

Papers: High rate of occult HBV infection in hemodialysis units of KwaZulu-Natal

Papers: Bypassing Osmotic Shock Dilemma in a Polystyrene Resin Using the Green Solvent Cyclopentyl methyl Ether (CPME): A Morphological Perspective

Papers: Circulation of chikungunya virus East/Central/South African lineage in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Links:

http://www.krisp.org.za/manuscripts/KRISPnewsletter_6_2019.pdf