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Venant Tchokonte-Nana

  • PHD, MSc, BScMedHons / Dr
  • Academic and Researcher
  • Stellenbosch University Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
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Research interests

Beta cell Regenerative Medicine Reproduction Musculoskeletal Medical Education

About

I am a Lead Researcher and Principal Investigator (PI) currently focusing on fundamental islet research in view of finding a new source of donor islet for transplantation. As an Experimental Histopathologist, I carry out interdisciplinary research with Clinician Scientists. I am a past and current Mentor for young African scientists at the African Academy of Sciences, WITS and SACORE. Skype@v.t-nana

Co-authors (19)

Publications (5)

  • Circulating endothelial and endothelial progenitor cells in microvascular repairs in pancreatic hyperglycaemic-induced damage: a review

    • Le Roux D
    • Tchokonte-Nana V
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  • Feasibility of iFISH patterns in hematologic malignancies among Congolese patients at Kinshasa University clinics

    • Nkanga M
    • Longo-Mbenza B
    • Vandenberghe P
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  • Hyperbolic relation between beta-cell function and insulin sensitivity for type 2 diabetes mellitus, malaria, influenza, Helicobacter pylori, Chlamydia pneumoniae,and hepatitis C virus infection-induced inflammation/oxidative stress and temporary insulin

    • ON’KIN J
    • LONGO-MBENZA B
    • TCHOKONTE-NANA V
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  • Immunohistomorphology of pancreatic islet microvasculature and the immunophenotypic analysis of CEPC in adult diabetic rats

    • Tchokonte-Nana V
    • Le Roux D
    • Kotze P
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  • Mesenchymal cells are required for epithelial duct cell-to-beta cell maturation and function in an injured adult pancreas in the rat

    • Manda J
    • Page B
    • Tchokonte-Nana V
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Editorships

Journal of Experimental and Clinical Anatomy

Editorial

2014 - Present

Professional experience

Academic and Researcher

University of Stellenbosch

January 2011 - Present

Academic and Researcher

Walter Sisulu University School of Medicine

January 2003 - December 2010(8 years)

Education

Doctor of Medical Science, PHD

University of Stellenbosch

April 2006 - December 2010(5 years)

MSC

Health

July 1999 - March 2001(2 years)

BMedScHons

University of Maiduguri Medical College

October 1993 - October 1997(4 years)