Nikola Schlechter

Post-doctoral research fellow in the division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Stellenbosch University

I completed a BSc degree in Human Life Sciences, a BSc(Hons) degree in Medical Physiology and a PhD degree in Human Genetics. Currently I am a post-doctoral research fellow in the division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics at Stellenbosch University where my research is aimed at identifying novel candidate genes associated with increased susceptibility to tuberculosis by identifying disease-causing mutations in individuals suffering from Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders.

Experience

  • –present
    Post-doctoral research fellow in the division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Stellenbosch University