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South African Chemical Institute Company Profile

06:50 EDT 15th August 2018 | BioPortfolio

The history of the South African Chemical Institute has been written on two occasions. The first account was prepared by Principal H R Raikes who was President at the time of the twenty-first anniversary in 1933 and the second was compiled for the Golden Jubilee in 1962. It appeared in the pages of ?The South African Industrial Chemist? in the January 1963 issue. The authorship is uncertain but it is suspected that Dr Ken Mathieson, the enthusiastic editor of this journal, was responsible.The two aforementioned accounts have proved of considerable value in preparing this review of the history. Another important source of information was the comprehensive series of Annual Reports that have been published each year and contain a chronological account of events. It is hoped that the reader will refer to them if necessary.

Location

PO Box 407
WITS
2050
South Africa

Contact

Phone: (011) 717 6741
Fax: (011) 717 6779
Email: saci@aurum.wits.ac.za


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Successful Treatment of a South African Pediatric Case of Acute Liver Failure Caused By Perinatal Transmission of Hepatitis B.

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Phylogenetic analysis of canine distemper virus in South African wildlife.

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Evaluation of the CKD-EPI creatinine based glomerular filtration rate estimating equation in Black African and Indian adults in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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The Community Compass Project: A Community Engagement Model Targeting African-Americans in the Low Country of South Carolina.

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Social and Economic Outcomes of HIV/AIDS Care and Treatment in HIV Infected South African Adults

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