School of Life Sciences

Dr Ofentse Pooe

Lecturer

Dr. Ofentse Pooe is a protein biochemist with a focus on identifying medicinal and commercially viable biologics. Prior to joining UKZN, Ofentse completed his postdoctoral training on the production and characterization of plant-made protein biosimilars.

Research interests

Biotechnology

Protein Biochemistry

Phytomedicines

Research profiles