Welcome to Unistel

Unistel Medical Laboratories (Pty) Ltd. (UML) was founded in 1999 and is a dedicated human and animal genetics testing centre located on the Campus of the Faculty of Health Sciences, University Stellenbosch in the Western Cape, South Africa.

UML offers a complete genetic testing service to physicians, patients and clients. All staff members are dedicated to providing the highest quality medical and animal genetic services possible.

Our Mission

We constantly strive to maintain excellence through research, technological innovations and advancement, personal commitment through training and wide participation in the UKNEQUAS quality assurance scheme.

Our Directors and Shareholders

Prof HC Viljoen

Chairman of the Board

Prof NC Gey Van Pittius

InnovUS Technology Transfer (Pty) Ltd

Dr MJ Senekal

Dietrich Voigt Mia (Pty) Ltd

Dr MP Marx

Managing Director

Dr CHJ Van Greune

Ampath Trust

Mr HJ Pearce


Mrs L Theart


Prof HJ Odendaal