Core competencies

Internationally recognised experts at your service, drawing on the expertise of 140 disciplines from nine faculties of the University of Pretoria.

  • Compound, efficacy and safety studies.
  • Gas chromatography–mass spectrometry (GCMS).
  • High performance liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (HPLC).
  • Microbial ecology and genomics.
  • Microbiological assessments.
  • Microscopy, X-ray fluorescence (XRF), X-ray powder diffraction (XRD) and electron microprobe analysis.
  • Next generation gene sequencing services (next gen) and germination studies.
  • Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR).
  • Polymer design and testing.
  • Pre-feasibility studies.
  • SANAS-accredited isolation of natural chemical compounds forensic toxicology services.
  • Science and technology policy review and formulation.
  • Soil analysis.
  • Structural and mineralogical establishment research.

Value proposition

Research and advisory services

The ability to provide business-to-business solutions across the full life cycle of services from project conceptualisation to delivery and capacity building using scientific evidence as basis

Specialised services

We draw on the expertise of over 140 disciplines from nine faculties of the University of Pretoria. This enables us to deploy multi-faceted teams that provide customised and innovative solutions


Professional memberships