Precision healthcare - A novel diagnostic platform to detect liver cancer biomarkers in urine
Dr A Salehi Reyhani, Prof S Taylor-Robinson
31 January 2019
Hepatocellular carcinoma, or liver cancer, is the 6th most common cause of cancer but the 2nd biggest cancer-killer globally. In this highly multidisciplinary project, you will help develop new methods for the detection of liver cancer at the point-of-care based on our pioneering work in miniaturised diagnostics.
MPhil Scholarship: Developing Oats for Improving Human and Animal Health
Dr I P Shah
10 January 2019
TO READ THE FULL PROJECT DESCRIPTION PLEASE VISIT. http://kess2.ac.uk/aum30004/. Available evidence highlights a major opportunity to add significant value to oats through the isolation and quantification of lipids as functional ingredients in the human food chain or for use in the cosmetic industry.
3D Printing of Novel Drug Delivery Devices
Dr C McConville
Applications accepted all year round
3D printing is an additive manufacturing technique that allows for the manufacture of complex drug delivery devices. The aim of this project is to investigate the use of 3D printing for the manufacture of both solid oral dosage forms and implantable drug delivery devices for use in personalised medicine.