Knowledge and Information Management Services

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Search Tool

Access to a vast range of search tools. Your need for a particular information type, such as a thesis, research report, conference paper, or raw data will affect what type of search tool you should use in order to generate the best results

Library Catalogue

To find out what we do have, both physically and digitally, use the Library Catalogue and the other information resources. Paid-for online services, such as electronic journals and databases, will require authentication.

Electronic Resources

Due to site-licensing agreements, access to the Information Services Division's online journals and databases are restricted to current staff of the South African Medical Research Council.

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Our mission is to provide excellent information and knowledge management services that enable the SAMRC to achieve world-class research status

Our Services

SAMRC Library Services provides access to electronic resources (eResources) to support you in your research. The use of the eResources is subject to copyright law and the license agreements that SAMRC signs with the e-resource providers.

Access the individual journal titles that are available online.

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SAMRC Celebrates Science Newsletters

Top 5 Articles and Monthly publication list of the SAMRC


october 2018

By ISD | march 2019

The Foxp3+ regulatory T-cell population requires IL-4Ralpha signaling to control inflammation during helminth infections. Schistosomiasis burden and its association with lower measles vaccine responses in school children from rural Cameroon. Village community mobilization is associated with reduced HIV incidence in young South African women participating in the HPTN 068 study cohort. Protective effect of triterpenes against diabetes-induced beta-cell damage: an overview of in vitro and in vivo studies. Silver nanoparticles mediated by Callistemon citrinus extracts and their antimalaria, antitrypanosoma and antibacterial efficacy.

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november 2018

By ISD | march 2019

Intra-breath measures of respiratory mechanics in healthy African infants detect risk of respiratory illness in early life. Birth HIV testing and paediatric treatment programmes. Measles immunity at 4.5 years of age following vaccination at 9 and 15-18 months of age among HIV-infected, HIV-exposed-uninfected and HIV-unexposed children. Screening strategies for hypertension. Neutrophils: Innate effectors of tb resistance? Host regulators of liver fibrosis during human schistosomiasis..

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december 2018

By ISD | march 2019

Urgency for South Africa to prioritise cardiovascular disease management. Conservation of white rhinoceroses threatened by bovine tuberculosis, South Africa, 2016-2017. Batf2 differentially regulates tissue immunopathology in Type 1 and Type 2 diseases. Early Life factors and longitudinal blood pressure trajectories are associated with elevated blood pressure in early adulthood. Inflammation and oxidative stress in an obese state and the protective effects of gallic acid. Nutrients.

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