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  4 Year PhD programme - Prion Unit

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Applications are invited for two places on this PhD programme. The MRC Prion Unit at UCL, Institute of Prion Diseases is one of the world's leading research centres for the study of prion and related neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
  Screening of chemical libraries using iPS models for investigating the role of prion protein in Alzheimer’s disease
  Prof B Chen
Applications accepted all year round

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Background. AD has been identified as a protein misfolding disease (proteopathy). The disease is caused by accumulation of two major amyloids.
  Protein Misfolding and the Molecular Basis of Alzheimer’s Disease
  Dr J Viles
Applications accepted all year round

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Background. World-wide one in three people over the age of 65 will die with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). The disease is characterised by deposits of amyloid plaques and fibrils of amyloid-beta peptide (Ab) are their main constituent.
  Mechanisms of selective cell vulnerability to protein assembly propagation in neurodegenerative disease
  Dr B Falcon
Application Deadline: 3 December 2019

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The assembly of a small number of proteins into amyloid structures within neurons and, in some cases, glia underlies neurodegenerative disease.
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