Stem Cell Research Initiative Publications


Kidson SH, Ballo R, Greenberg LJ. The rise of developmental genetics - a historical account of the fusion of embryology and cell biology with human genetics and the emergence of the Stem Cell Initiative. S Afr Med J. 2016 May 25;106(6 Suppl 1):S57-8. doi: 10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i6.10995.

Watson LM, Smith DC, Scholefield J, et al. Spinocerebellar ataxia type 7 in South Africa: Epidemiology, pathogenesis and therapy. S Afr Med J. 2016 May 25;106(6 Suppl 1):S107-9. doi: 10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i6.11010.


Greenberg LJ, Smith DC, Burman RJ, Ballo R, Kidson SH. Towards guidelines for informed consent for prospective stem cell research” SA Journal of Biomedical Law, 2015:8(2 suppl1): 46-48. 

Ballo R, Greenberg J, Kidson S. A new class of stem cells in South Africa: iPS cells. S Afr Med J 2013;103(1):16-17. DOI: 10.7196/SAMJ.6604