PhD in Biomedical Sciences

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Visual stress among adults with and without dyslexia. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Investigating the bioactive properties of a novel mushroom compound. Funded PhD Opportunity K Hughes & Company Ltd Monday 18 February 2019 View
Identifying molecular dependencies in NRAS-mutant leukaemia Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Therapeutic importance of medical cannabis and cannabinoid receptors in Type 2 Diabetes Funded PhD Opportunity GreenLight Medicines Monday 18 February 2019 View
Ultrasound-responsive polymeric microbubbles for drug delivery. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
The lived-experience of Para-athletes and visual impairment classification: Towards an athlete-centred classification system. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Oral delivery of insulin and other peptide therapeutics using GET technology. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Developing novel synergistic drug combinations with venetoclax in acute myeloid leukaemia Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Influencing dietary behaviours in teenagers to reduce the risk of obesity: a mixed methods approach. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Xenin: exploring its role in physiology and pathophysiology of diabetes Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Diet, public health and cognitive development in Seychelles Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Nutrition intervention for healthy blood pressure in pregnancy: impact on placenta development and neonatal wellbeing. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Identification of factors regulating production of biofilm by antibiotic resistant Clostridium difficile using transcriptomics. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Determining more appropriate visual function predictors of driving performance: can we do better than current visual standards? Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
An Investigation of The Bacteriostatic and Bacteriocidal Modes of Action of Biosurfactants on Various Bacteria. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Investigating the links between expression, function and epigenetic regulation of microRNAs. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Exploring new Epigenetic Modifying Agents to improve Immune Checkpoint therapies in Cancer Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Potential beneficial effects of microbial biosurfactants on the human skin microbiome. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Identification of Peripheral Alzheimer’s Disease Senescence Signature (AzSenSig) Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Permanent gene-based therapy: Application of CRISPR/Cas9 targeted nuclease gene therapy to genetic eye disease. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Discovering the role of kisspeptin related peptides in pancreatic beta-cell function and survival. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
An investigation into the prebiotic potential of fibre derived from sustainably sourced Laminaria digitata and its potential impact on metabolic syndrome Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Investigating genetic and epigenetic mediators of response to treatment for depression. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Vitamin D across the lifecycle to inform nutritional policies Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Elucidating the role of gut hormones in infertility associated with diabetes, obesity and PCOS Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Senolytic compounds as new medicines for chronic diseases of ageing. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Functional and health consequences of sub-optimal riboflavin status in adult populations across the lifecycle. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
VALGUT: Phenyl-γ-valerolactones are microbiota-derived compounds that can impact gut health Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
A nutrition-led approach to identify new market opportunities for food innovation in the global dairy industry. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Epigenetic Effects of Riboflavin Supplementation on Hypertension in Adults Screened for the MTHFR C677T Polymorphism Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Investigating the key drivers of food portion size among children; challenges and opportunities in an obesogenic environment . Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Application of three-dimensional (3D) printing technology for development of novel in-vitro disease models, diagnostics and therapeutics for bowel cancer. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Chronic Wounds in the Community: A Smart Device Approach to Detecting the Early Onset of Infection. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Evaluating the efficacy of a web-based intervention to treat the symptoms of depression in young adults. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Targeted Chemo-Sonodynamic Therapy in combination with Androgen Deprivation Therapy to treat advanced prostate cancer using ultrasound responsive microbubbles as a delivery vehicle. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Non-classical islet peptides and paracrine interactions in the physiological and dysfunctional regulation of islet hormone secretion. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Can anthocyanin rich diets (red raspberries) reverse the microvascular pathological changes and cognitive decline observed in the APP/PS-1 transgenic model of Alzheimer’s disease? Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Visual and ocular side effects of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medication in children and adults/Healthy Communities. Funded PhD Opportunity Monday 18 February 2019 View
Utilising spider venom for diabetes drug discovery Funded PhD Opportunity Diabetes UK Monday 18 February 2019 View
The role of NOX4 and redoxifibromiRs in glaucoma. Funded PhD Opportunity International Glaucoma Association Thursday 18 April 2019 View
The production of rhamnolipid biosurfactant by Pseudomonas aeruginosa growing in biofilms. Self-funded PhD Opportunity Sunday 1 September 2019 View
The regulation of rhamnolipid biosynthesis in Burkholderia thailandensis. Self-funded PhD Opportunity Sunday 1 September 2019 View
The design and analysis of a novel photo-activated antimicrobial system Self-funded PhD Opportunity Sunday 1 September 2019 View
Investigation of the diversity and role of rhamnosyltransferase enzymes in rhamnolipid synthesis in bacteria. Self-funded PhD Opportunity Sunday 1 September 2019 View
Novel amphibian skin peptide-analogues for the treatment of type-2 diabetes Self-funded PhD Opportunity Wednesday 18 September 2019 View
Isolation and characterization of phytochemicals with insulin-releasing or glucose lowering effects for the treatment of type-2 diabetes Self-funded PhD Opportunity Wednesday 18 September 2019 View
Molecular Pathology of Glaucoma Self-funded PhD Opportunity Wednesday 1 January 2020 View

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