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  Investigating the mechanisms contributing to placental dysfunction in pregnancies complicated by diabetes: role of the hexosamine biosynthetic pathway
  Prof M Westwood, Prof J Aplin, Dr J Myers
Applications accepted all year round

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Maternal diabetes is a major risk factor for fetal overgrowth, which is associated with poor outcomes including stillbirth, neonatal morbidity and increased risk of diabetes in adulthood.
  Understanding the impact of placental aging on placental function
  Dr A Heazell, Dr M Dilworth, Dr M Desforges
Applications accepted all year round

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Prolonged pregnancy (>41 weeks gestation) is associated with an increase in perinatal mortality (the death of a baby before or shortly after birth) from a nadir of 1 per 1,000 births at 39 weeks’ to 3 per 1,000 births at 41 weeks which continues to rise beyond this time.
  Genetic constraints on adaptive evolution
  Dr M Reuter
Application Deadline: 24 January 2020

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Research in my group aims to understand how the genetic encoding of traits affects whether and how they will respond to selection.
  Gifts that keep on giving: maternal effects and insect pest control (CHAPMANU20DTP1)
  Prof T Chapman, Dr P Leftwich
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

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The student will train at the interface of genetic engineering and fundamental biology to understand the role of maternal RNAs in early development.
  EASTBIO Genetic dissection of individual health trajectories and their role in disease transmission
  Dr A Wilson, Prof R King, Dr RP Pong-Wong
Application Deadline: 5 January 2020

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Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies / The Roslin Institute. Infectious disease remains the number 1 threat to sustainable livestock productions.
  EASTBIO The epidemiology of bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD) in the Tanzanian small holder dairy sector
  Dr R Kelly, Dr M Bronsvoort
Application Deadline: 5 January 2020

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Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies / The Roslin Institute.
  How to build chromosome segregation machinery in meiosis and mitosis
  Research Group: Institute of Cell Biology
  Prof H Ohkura
Application Deadline: 5 January 2020

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Genes must be passed on accurately from cell to cell and from parents to children. Failure to do so can be a cause or contributing factor in human illnesses, such as cancer or reproductive/birth defects.
  Our PhD programmes - A World-Class Research Environment

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Each year we offer a wide number of studentships to high calibre students interested in scientific research in a wide range of areas across medicine and veterinary medicine.
  Impact and Adoption of Quality Protein Maize in Ethiopia
  Dr A Shee
Application Deadline: 20 November 2019

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Ethiopia is one of the most food-insecure countries in Africa where about 7 million school-age children are living in food-insecure parts of the country (Smith, 2013).
  Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

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The University of Kent is proud to be part of the Advanced Research and Innovation in the Environmental Sciences (ARIES) Doctoral Training Partnership which is funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC).
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