Tshwane Animal Health Innovation Cluster Initiative

Tshwane Animal Health Innovation Cluster Initiative   The Technology Innovation Agency (TIA), in partnership with key stakeholders within the National System of Innovation, officially launched the Tshwane Animal Health Innovation Cluster (the “Cluster”) on 3 October 2012. The Cluster is a...Read more >>



Youth Technology Innovation Fund

The Youth Technology Innovation Fund (YTIF) is aimed at promoting and stimulating the culture of technology innovation and entrepreneurship amongst the youth by providing access to financial and business support resources. This funding instrument is aimed at the youth between the ages of 18 and 30 w...Read more >>



Metagenomics Platform

The main objective of this platform has been the discovery and exploitation of novel genes and/or their products from South Africa’s extreme environments like deep mines for industrial applications. Read More...Read more >>



Tenofovir Gel

The CAPRISA 004 trial to assess the effectiveness and safety of a vaginal gel containing the antiretroviral drug tenofovir for the prevention of HIV infection in women in South Africa was completed in 2010 and the results were presented at the XVIIIth International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Aust...Read more >>