Modelling brain development using human induced pluripotent stem cells
Dr E Becker
11 January 2019
The human brain is arguably the most complex structure among living organisms. Its development from single cells into a highly elaborate and unique organ has intrigued scientists for generations, yet remains incompletely understood.
Signalling pathways maintaining human embryonic stem cells
Prof S J Kimber, Prof D Brison
Applications accepted all year round
The aim of this project is to determine the function of novel genes predicted to have critical roles in preimplantation human development and in disease in later life.
Investigating inflammasome regulation in human myeloid cells
Centre for Experimental Medicine
Dr R Coll, Prof P Moynagh
20 January 2019
Inflammasomes are protein complexes that control inflammation in both infection and sterile injury. Aberrant inflammasome activation is a driver of many diseases including.