Ms Zama Msibi

Person Ms Zama Msibi
 Telephone  +27 (031) 2607975
Campus  WestvilleRoom E3-417
Department of Human Physiology
Designation Lecturer
Research Interests

Parkinson’s disease Pathology and TreatmentNanotechnologyMolecular Biology

Gene Therapy



Undergraduate degree, BSc Microbial Biotechnology, obtained at UKZN, Westville campus. BMedSc Honours and MMedSc in Medical Microbiology at UKZN, Medical School campus. Currently pursuing a PhD degree in Physiology (Neuroscience).
Selected publications:

Bionghi N., Daftary A., Maharaj B., Msibi Z, Amico K. R., Friedland G., Orrell C., Padayatchi N., O’Donnell M. R. 2018. Pilot evaluation of a second-generation electronic pill box for adherence to Bedaquiline and antiretroviral therapy in drug-resistant TB/HIV co-infected patients in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. BMC Infectious Diseases. 18:171.

Pope WH, Jacobs-Sera D, Russell DA, Rubin DHF, Kajee A, Msibi ZNP, Larsen MH, Jacobs WR, Jr, Lawrence JG, Hendrix RW, Hatfull GF. 2014. Genomics and proteomics of mycobacteriophage Patience, an accidental tourist in the Mycobacterium neighborhood. mBio 5(6):e02145-14. doi:10.1128/mBio.02145-14