Dr Andre Vosloo

Dr Vosloo a lecturer and Academic Leader in the School of Life Sciences. Thier research into biomarker development finds application in various fields, but lately they have supported the aquaculture industry in monitoring, managing and ensuring aquatic animal health. 
 Quote:   "If you are in your comfort zone you are not pushing the boundaries of science or life."
Position:   Senior Lecturer & Academic Leader
Qualifications:   PhD
Hons BSc
Discipline:   Cellular Biology
Campus:   Westville
Telephone:   031 260 1337
Email:   Vosloo@ukzn.ac.za
 Research Areas:  
Aquatic animal health
Biomarker development



Biomarker development,

Stress physiology.

Recent Publications:


Venter, L., Loots, D. T., Vosloo, A., Jansen Van Rensburg, P. J. & Lindeque, J. Z. 2018. Abalone growth and associated aspects: now from a metabolic perspective. Reviews in Aquaculture 10: 451-473. doi:10.1111/raq.12181.

Venter, L., Vosloo, A., Loots, D. T., Mienie, L. J., Jansen van Rensburg, P. J., Lindeque, J. Z. 2018. Characterising the metabolic differences related to growth variation in farmed Haliotis midae. Aquaculture 493: 144-153. doi: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2018.04.052.

Jones, S, Carrasco, NK, Perissinotto, R, Vosloo A. 2018. Impacts of turbidity on an epibiotic ciliate in the St Lucia Estuary, South Africa. Hydrobiologia 815: 37-46. doi: 10.1007/s10750-018-3545-8.

Venter, L., Loots, D. T., Mienie, L. J., Jansen Van Rensburg, P. J., Mason, S.,  Vosloo, A., & Lindeque, J. Z. 2018. The cross-tissue metabolic response of abalone (Haliotis midae) to functional hypoxia. Biology Open 7: 3. doi: 10.1242/bio.031070.

Venter, L., Loots, D. T., Mienie, L. J., Jansen Van Rensburg, P. J., Mason, S., Vosloo, A. & Lindeque, J. Z. 2018. Uncovering the metabolic response of abalone (Haliotis midae) to environmental hypoxia through metabolomics. Metabolomics 14:49. doi: 10.1007/s11306-018-1346-8.

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