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A South African biotech company has produced antibodies that can prevent Covid-19 from infecting human cells. The antibodies were produced by an alpaca, a llama-like animal originating in South America…
Alpaca antibodies developed by Cape Town biotech company Afrobodies protect human cells from Covid-19 infection
Independent tests by a leading UK university have confirmed that antibodies produced by South African biotech company, Afrobodies, can stop the Covid-19 virus from infecting human cells.
Innovative entrepreneurs took centre stage when the winners of the 2018 Technology Innovation Agency’s Global Cleantech Innovation Programme of South Africa (GCIP-SA) were announced at a recent gala event in Cape Town.
Afrobodies came out on top in the bioprocessing category at a gala event held for finalists in the 2018 Global Cleantech Innovation Programme (GCIP-SA), last week. As well as winning the category, the biotech start-up claimed the prize for best woman-led team in the same category.
The Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) last week Friday (11 January) announced the winners of the 2018 Global Cleantech Innovation Programme […] Afrobodies, a Cape Town based biotech company that produces recombinant alpaca antibodies, won the bioprocessing category along with the award for the best women-led team in the same category.
The Netherlands Consulate General just announced 2018’s #InspiringFiftySA, celebrating South African women at the forefront of some of the biggest impacts in the STEM sector. Benedicta Mahlangu was one of the inspiring women selected…