SANBio Summer School participants
SANBio Summer School: the Business of Clinical Research
20 March 2018
The SANBio Summer School on the Business of Clinical Research was held on 25-26 February 2018 in Pretoria. The event, just prior to the SANBio Annual Event, saw 28 students from 10 SADC countries engage with...
FemBioBiz Season 1 Winners
FemBioBiz offers female entrepreneurs a chance to learn and grow their businesses
16 March 2018
The NEPAD Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio) is calling on female bio-entrepreneurs from the SADC region to submit their applications for the second season of the FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme. The first season of the programme bo...
FemBioBiz Season 1 participants
FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme - Season 2
15 March 2018
Call for applications SANBio Empowering Female-owned Bio-Businesses! Application deadline: 20 April 2018...
SANBio Annual Event 2018
Entrepreneurs and scientists join forces to talk innovation at SANBio Annual Event 2018
9 March 2018
African entrepreneurs showed off their products, scientists boasted novel solutions to the continent’s great problems, and venture capitalists prowled the venue looking for their next multi-million rand investment. N...
Healthy and climate-smart sorghum biscuits set to flood the market
8 March 2018
Three young female entrepreneurs have started an innovative baked goods business under the incubation hub of the National University of Lesotho (NUL). The three are poised to take on the sweet business of biscuits and other baked goods using s...
Genetic puzzle
African biotech initiative promises relief from ARV side effects
8 March 2018
A multinational NEPAD SANBio project called GeneDose is using genetic tests to fight the harmful side effects of antiretrovirals. Now starting clinical trials in Zimbabwe, GeneDose will improve patients’ quality of l...