Gold Medal for Leading Cervical Cancer Researcher in South Africa

The University of Cape Town's Professor Lynette Denny has earned a Gold Medal from the South African Medical Research Council for her 25-year body of research on cervical cancer, which affects 80% of black women in South Africa.

Senior specialist in gynaecological oncology Prof Lynette Denny has won the SAMRC’s Gold Medal for her research in cervical cancer.


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