Dr Brendan Wilhelmi: Head of Biochemistry

Dr Brendan Wilhelmi

Brendan Wilhelmi's laboratory investigates biochemical markers using molecular and analytical techniques in three different areas:

  1. A molecular investigation of Valley Bushveld plant species and the identification of plant species consumed by wild herbivores.

  2. Drug metabolism by liver microsomal systems.

  3. Biochemical analysis of mead.

Brief biography

National Horseracing Authority of Southern Africa Laboratory 

  • 1991-1993 Scientific Officer

  • 1997-1999 Assistant Laboratory Director

Technikon Witwatersrand

  • 1999-2001 Biochemistry Senior Lecturer

University of Fort Hare

  • 2002 Biochemistry Senior Lecturer

Rhodes University

  • 2003 to 2008 Biochemistry Lecturer

  • 2009 to present Biochemistry Senior Lecturer

  • 2004 to 2006 Botha House Warden

  • 2007 to 2008 Guy Butler House Warden and Nelson Mandela Hall Warden

  • 2003 to 2007 Rhodes University Squash Coach

  • 2011 to present Founders' Hall and Botha House Warden

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