School of Life Sciences

Prof Moganavelli Singh

Associate Professor

Prof Moganavelli (Mogie) Singh obtained a PhD (Biochemistry) from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2006. She is currently an Associate Professor, Researcher and Head of the Nano-Gene and Drug Delivery Laboratory at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa. Her interdisciplinary research includes the development and biological evaluation of organic and inorganic nanoparticles as potential gene and drug delivery vehicles for cancer and in immunotherapy.  Prof Singh has >100 publications to her credit, and is a current member of the ESGCT and ASGCT.

Research interests


Gene and drug Delivery systems

Gene Therapy

Drug Delivery

Nanoparticle Synthesis

Cell Culture

Gene Expression and Gene Silencing

Gene and drug Delivery systems

Research profiles