News Category: Faculty of Science

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Portable DNA kit to combat wildlife crime in Africa, launched by iBOL, DEA, UJ


​Wildlife traffickers do their best to make animal and plant…
White Rhino

UJ hosts 7th International Barcode of Life Conference in Skukuza 20-24 Nov


​Hosted for the first time on the African continent, the 7th…
Prof Razzaque

UJ scientist models gamma rays and neutrinos for observation of neutron star collision


A global scientific project has finally observed the collisi…
Thomas Mkare

From rural Kenya to a UJ PhD


Thomas Mkare, a man from humble beginnings in Kenya, graduat…
Prof Lombard Research

Modern humans emerged more than 300,000 years ago find UJ, Uppsala researchers


South Africa is well-known for its hominin fossil record. Bu…
Biogas And Organic Pollutant Research Win Uj Three Minute Thesis 3mt Competition Thumbnail

Biogas and organic pollutant research win UJ Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition


Doctoral candidates researching economical biogas generation…
Saurabh Sinha

NSTF-South32 Awards names three UJ researchers as finalists


Three academics from the University of Johannesburg (UJ) hav…
Fikile Mukavela

Microbiology inspires star student


21-year-old Fikile Mukavela from Ivory Park joined over 9400…