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Dr Mahloru Hope Serepa Dlamini

Associate Professor (Biotechnology) and Deputy HOD (Teaching and Learning)
Name: Mahloro Hope Serepa-Dlamini
Location: John Orr Building, Room 2209b Doornfontein Campus
Biotechnology and Food Technology Staff  Staff Members

Contact Details:
Tel: +27 (0) 11 559 6271


About Prof Mahloro Hope Serepa-Dlamini

PhD – Microbiology and Biotechnology (Bacterial Genomics), University of the Witwatersrand
MSc – Molecular and Cell Biology, University of the Witwatersrand
BSc Honours – Microbiology and Biotechnology, University of the Witwatersrand
BSc – Microbiology and Biotechnology; Genetics and Developmental Biology, University of the Witwatersrand

Fundamental Genetics

Research interest/keywords
Bacterial Genomics, Metabolomics, Transcriptomics and Metagenomics, Biopesticides.

Recent Publications

Diale, M.O, Kayitesi E and Serepa-Dlamini M.H.* 2021. Genome In Silico and In Vitro Analysis of the Probiotic Properties of a Bacterial Endophyte, Bacillus paranthracis Strain MHSD3. Frontiers in Genetics. 12:672149. https://doi:10.3389/fgene.2021.672149

Makuwa, S.C and Serepa-Dlamini, M.H.* 2021. The Antibacterial Activity of Crude Extracts of Secondary Metabolites from Bacterial Endophytes Associated with Dicoma anomala. International Journal of Microbiology, Article ID 8812043,

Makuwa, S.C and Serepa-Dlamini, M.H.* 2019. Data on draft genome sequence of Bacillus sp. strain MHSD28, a bacterial endophyte isolated from Dicoma anomala. Data in Brief, 26, 104524.

Mahlangu, S.G. and Serepa-Dlamini, M.H.* (2018). Draft genome sequence of Pantoea ananatis strain MHSD5 isolated from surface sterilized leaves of medicinal plant, Pellaea calomelanos obtained in South Africa. Data in Brief, 19, 1727-1732.
Mahlangu, S.G. and Serepa-Dlamini, M.H.* (2018). The first report of bacterial endophytes from the leaves of Pellaea calomelanos in South Africa. South African Journal of Science, 114, pp.

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