MRC Four-year PhD in Human Genetics, Genomics and Disease
MRC four-year PhD programme in Human Genetics, Genomics and Disease. Deadline for applications. 18 January 2019. To understand how our genomes work to control the function of molecules, cells and tissues in people and populations we need to combine research in multiple disciplines.
Genomics of Diabetes: Functional characterisation of T2D GWAS
Dr A Gloyn
26 July 2019
Diabetes already affects 415 million people worldwide. In the UK, there will be 5M people with type 2 diabetes (T2D) by 2025, accounting for 1 in 30 prescriptions and £25 billion in annual NHS costs.
Conservation genomics of Sulawesi vertebrates
Dr L Frantz, Prof S Rossiter, Dr S Brace
31 January 2019
We are currently seeking highly motivated PhD student for a fully-funded project to start in September 2019. The project will focus on analysing molecular data from museum and modern samples to unravel the population histories of endemic vertebrates in SE Indonesia.