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  1. Effects of clomiphene citrate on the expression of kisspeptin dynorphin A and neurokinin B in female Sprague-Dawley rats
    Fourie, Christle, 2017-08-15T12:35:36Z, University of Pretoria
    Clomiphene citrate (CC) is the leading treatment for women with anovulatory infertility. The precise mechanism of action of the drug on the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis has yet to be determined. Neurons expressing kisspeptin, neurokinin B (NKB) and dynorphin A (Dyn), collectively called ...
  2. The expansion and transduction of hematopoietic stem cells for gene therapy
    Jackson, Carlo Stephan, 2017-08-15T12:35:36Z, University of Pretoria
    Gene therapy is a field in medical research that is being investigated for the treatment of genetic, non-communicable and infectious diseases. The results obtained from clinical trials that make use of gene therapy show promise; however, it has been determined that several procedural limitations hin ...
  3. Re- an exploration of transience in the work of selected artists
    Nixon, Karla, 2017-08-15T08:03:34Z
    Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Masters of Technology in Fine Art Degree, Durban University of Technology, 2017. ...
  4. Development of a jeans sizing system for young Black pear-shaped South African women
    Sokhetye, Phumza Ntombovuyo, 2017-08-15T08:15:36Z
    Submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Applied Arts in Fashion, Durban University of Technology, Durban, 2017. ...
  5. Implementation of customer care at the Casualty Department of Edenvale Regional Hospital in Gauteng Province
    Buthelezi, Jabulani Khulikani Ancon, 2017-08-14T08:32:54Z
    The study aimed to investigate the implementation of customer care at the Casualty Department of Edenvale Regional Hospital in Gauteng Province. The research was conducted using a qualitative case study approach, which sought to gain deeper understanding of the impact of customer care in the hosp ...
  6. The impact of financial sector development on foreign direct investment in emerging markets
    Tsaurai, Kunofiwa, 2017-08-14T08:41:23Z
    The study investigates the financial sector development threshold levels that would influence FDI inflows. The threshold levels identified are 41.27% of stock market capitalisation for stock market turnover, 53.55% of GDP for stock market value traded, 121.53% of GDP for stock market capitalisati ...
  7. The experiences of professional nurses in providing compassionate patient care in a private hospital in Gauteng, South Africa : a qualitative narrative analysis
    Baker, Leona Marianne, 2017-08-14T08:53:51Z
    Compassionate care is a crucial component of patient care in nursing practice in the broad context of holistic care. However, it is seemingly difficult for nurses to identify what exactly comprises compassionate care and how to provide it to patients. The purpose of the study was to explore the expe ...
  8. Local adaptation practice in response to climate change in the Bilate River Basin, Southern Ethiopis
    Wodaje, Getahun Garedew, 2017-08-14T09:23:40Z
    The study was conducted in the Bilate River Watershed. Bilate River is one of the inland rivers of Ethiopia that drains in to the northern watershed of the Lake Abaya-Chamo Drainage Basin which forms part of the Main Ethiopian Rift and in turn is part of an active rift system of the Great Rift Va ...
  9. The design and development of information and communication technology instructional tools for primary school teachers
    Motene, Rannosi Francis, 2017-08-14T10:04:21Z
    Despite attempts by the South African government in partnership with private sector to equip schools with computers, research has shown that technology integration into teaching and learning is very low. Literature revealed that professional development or capacitation of teachers as the key element ...