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  • Chakka, Sai Kumar; Onajole, Oluseye K.; Govender, Thavendran; Maguire, Glenn E. M.; Suc, Hong; Krugera, Hendrik G. (2010)
    The structure of the title compound, C13H14O2, a pentacycloundecane cage derivative, exhibits unusual Csp3—Csp3 singlebond lengths ranging from 1.505 (3) to 1.607 (2) A ° and strained bond angles as small as 88.7 (1) ...
  • Brink, Alice; Roodt, Andreas; Visser, Hendrik G (2009)
    The title compound, C14H13NO, is non-planar with a dihedral angle of 47.00 (6) between the planes of the two aromatic rings. Intramolecular hydrogen bonding is observed between the O—H group and the N atom, resulting ...
  • Otto, Stefanus; Bungu, Peter N. (2009-02-21)
    The title compound, C12H23PSe, represents the first structure of a phosphine containing the bicyclic 2-phosphabicyclo- [3.3.1]nonane (VCH) unit. It contains two chiral centres per molecule which can be either R,R- or ...
  • Fadlalla, Mohamed I.; Friedrich, Holger B.; Maguire, Glenn E.M.; Omondi, Bernard (Acta Crystallographica Section E Structure Reports Online, 2010)
    In the title molecule, C17H19NO5S, the p-tolyl ring is oriented approximately parallel to the phenyl ring [dihedral angle = 17.2 (1) ], resulting in an intramolecular – interation [centroid–centroid distance = 3.184 ...
  • Guzei, Ilia A.; Spencer, Lara C.; Tshivashe, Mmboneni G.; Darkwa, James (Acta Crystallographica, 2009)
    The title compound, C16H16N4O2S, crystallizes with two symmetry-independent half-molecules in the asymmetric unit. All non-H atoms in each molecule lie in a crystallographic mirror plane. The molecules form sheets in ...
  • Chirwa, Nthato; Govender, Dhirendra; Ndimba, Bongani (Ivyspring, 2012)
    Background and Aim: Secreted gastric mucins are large O-glycosylated proteins of crude mucus gels which are aberrantly expressed in malignancy. An albumin associated 55-65kDa glycoprotein was previously shown in mucus gels ...
  • Gall, A.; Simon, T.; Lowther, J.E. (IOP Publishing Ltd and Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, 2011)
    The negatively charged nitrogen-vacancy (NV) defect (NV center) in diamond is a leading candidate to realize solid-state qubits and ultrasensitive magnetometers in ambient conditions. A new interpretation of some of ...
  • Davis, Wade L.; Meijboom, Reinout (2011)
    The title compound, [Rh(C5H7O2)(C20H32NP)(CO)], features an acetylacetonate-chelated RhI cation coordinated by one P [Rh—P = 2.2525 (7) A ° ], one carbonyl C [Rh—C = 1.792 (3) A ° ] and two O [Rh—O = 2.0582 (17) and ...
  • Gäde, Gerd; Marco, Heather G. (zookeys, 2011)
    The presented work is a hybrid of an overview and an original research paper on peptides belonging to the adipokinetic hormone (AKH) family that are present in the corpora cardiaca of Chrysomeloidea. First, we introduce ...
  • Dessein, Patrick H.; Tsang, Linda; Solomon, Ahmed; Woodiwiss, Angela J.; Millen, Aletta M. E.; Norton, Gavin R. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation Mediators of Inflammation, 2014)
    In the present study, we examined the potential impact of adiponectin on carotid ultrasound determined atherosclerosis in 210 (119 black and 91 white) RA patients in mixed regression models. Total adiponectin concentrations ...
  • Harris, Bronwyn; Eyles, John; Penn-Kekana, Loveday; Thomas, Liz; Goudge, Jane (http://www.globalizationandhealth.com/content/10/1/35, 2014)
    As in many fragile and post-conflict countries, South Africa’s social contract has formally changed from authoritarianism to democracy, yet access to services, including health care, remains inequitable and contested. ...
  • Africa, Charlene W. J; Nel, Janske; Stemmet, Megan (2014)
    The aetiology and pathogenesis of bacterial vaginosis (BV) is unclear but it appears to be associated with factors that disrupt the normal acidity of the vagina thus altering the equilibrium between the normal vaginal ...
  • Danilov, Sergei M.; Gordon, Kerry; Nesterovitch, Andrew B.; Lu¨ nsdorf, Heinrich; Chen, Zhenlong; Castellon, Maricela; Popova, Isolda A.; Kalinin, Sergey; Mendonca, Emma; Petukhov, Pavel A.; Schwartz, David E.; Minshall, Richard D.; Sturrock, Edward D. (2011)
    Angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE) metabolizes a range of peptidic substrates and plays a key role in blood pressure regulation and vascular remodeling. Thus, elevated ACE levels may be associated with an increased ...
  • Birkett, Patricia J.; Vanak, Abi T.; Muggeo, Vito M. R.; Ferreira, Salamon M.; Slotow, Rob (2012)
    Background: The identification of temporal thresholds or shifts in animal movement informs ecologists of changes in an animal’s behaviour, which contributes to an understanding of species’ responses in different environments. ...
  • National Research Foundation (National Research Foundation, 2012)
    This plan takes into account all the relevant policies, legislation and other mandates for which the NRF is responsible. It also accurately reflects the strategic outcome-oriented goals and objectives which the NRF will ...
  • National Research Foundation (National Research Foundation, 2013)
    The strategic overview links the mandate and plans of the NRF to the current South African policy context and the needs of South African society. The NRF has special, targeted interventions, programmes and facilities ...
  • National Research Foundation (National Research Foundation, 2014)
    This annual performance plan accurately reflects the strategic outcome-oriented goals and objectives which the NRF will endeavour to achieve over the period 2014–2017 (with a particular focus on 2014/15) covered by the plan.
  • National Research Foundation (National Research Foundation, 2015)
    The NRF is an independent statutory body established through the National Research Foundation Act (Act No. 23 of 1998). As a government mandated research and science development agency the NRF funds research, the development ...
  • National Research Foundation (National Research Foundation, 2016)
    The plan is based on the NRF Strategy 2020, taking cognisance of the National Development Plan 2030 (NDP), its implementation through the 14 National Priority Outcomes, as well as Government’s Nine-Point Plan. In ...
  • National Research Foundation (National Research Foundation, 2017)
    The NRF is securing a brighter future for South Africa and its citizens by promoting and supporting research excellence, human capacity development and creation of a knowledge society.