The intestine is the fastest renewing organ. This ability is enabled by the presence of fast proliferating intestinal stem cells (ISCs) that reside in the crypts of Lieberkühn at the base of the intestinal villi.
We are now accepting applications for a Cancer Research UK funded PhD studentship to start in September 2019. Barts Cancer Institute has an international reputation for cancer research, with world renowned experts in the field.
Applications are invited for a fully-funded three year PhD to commence in October 2019. The PhD will be based in the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences and will be supervised by Dr Sarah Fouch and Dr James Brown.
For project description and full application procedures please go to. https://www.ed.ac.uk/roslin/postgraduate/studentships/development-and-evaluation-of-new-inflammatory-biomarkers-and-the-structure-and-function-of-the-intestinal-microbiome-in-canine-chronic-enteropathy.