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Barbara Spathelf



  • Barbara Spathelf

    2010 - PhD Biochemistry, University of Stellenbosch

    2006 - BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, University of Stellenbosch

    2005 - BSc Biochemistry, Human Physiology and Genetics, University of Stellenbosch


    Academic Background

    Dr Spathelf is a biochemist with research experience in molecular biology, antimicrobial peptides and infectious diseases. She has extensive experience in chromatography (HPLC), spectroscopy (MS), peptide structure analysis, analytical bioassays and microscopy. She is knowledgeable in drug discovery, human physiology, tropical diseases, parasitology, bacteriology, genetics, immunology, metabolic science, endocrinology, and organic and analytical chemistry.

    Publishing History

    Dr Spathelf has authored 3 peer-reviewed papers, one as first author.

    Editing and Reviewing Experience

    Dr Spathelf has edited manuscripts for students of the University of Stellenbosch and the ETH Zürich. She joined Edanz as an Editor in 2022.