ALUMNI

MSc Students

PhD Candidates

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Dumisile Lumkwana, MSc

PhD Student

Interventions for Alzheimer's Disease 

dumisile@sun.ac.za

Dumi is investigating the role of particular autophagy modulating drugs, with a focus to dissect the relationship between autophagic activity, cell death onset and toxic protein clearance. To achieve this, she employs cutting edge microscopy techniques such as super-resolution and CLEM are employed./

Tamryn Barron

Honours Student

Tamryn is studying autophagy flux through live cell imaging and computation

Sholto is investigating the role of autophagosome flux and vesicle dynamics as well as the spatiotemporal distribution of tubulin and mTOR.