Academic research

LitNet Akademies is LitNet's accredited academic journal. An extended English abstract is published with every article.

Partial description of bacteria in the gastrointestinal track of Haliotis midae, with the focus on potential probiotics

Anneke Postma, Karin Jacobs Academic research 2015-06-18

The aim of this study was to isolate and identify bacteria in the gastrointestinal track of the South African abalone Haliotis midae and to evaluate the isolates' potential as a probiotic based on existing literature.

The basic structure doctrine: a basis for application in South Africa, or a violation of the separation of powers?

Cecile van Schalkwyk Academic research 2015-06-17

In this article it is suggested that there are certain textual and contextual differences between South Africa and India that hinder the application of the doctrine in South African law.