PhD student position in systems biology of human disease
Prof A Mardinoglu, Dr S Shoaie
30 April 2019
The newly formed Systems Medicine lab at the Centre for Host-Microbiome Interactions develops Genome-scale metabolic models (GEMs) as well as Integrated biological networks (INs) for human cells/tissues to study the interactions between the host tissues and microbiome.
Synthetic Medicinal Carbohydrate Chemistry PhD in the area of Glycomimetics.
Dr P Murphy
1 April 2019
The successful candidate will work on a project concerned with the design and synthesis of glycomimetics. Specifically they will synthesize complex target molecules designed against various targets such as galectin-8 and siglec-8 involved in asthma and some forms of inflammation/cancer.