The UK Government has commissioned a new set of climate scenarios as a tool for national and local Government, businesses and other interested stakeholders to assess the challenges, opportunities and potential actions needed in the face of climate variability and future climate change.
Background. Pathogenic and non-pathogenic clostridia are often carried commensally/asymptomatically as part of the indigenous microflora of the mammalian gut, and are ubiquitous in soil, sediments and decaying organic matter.
Prof M Viant, Dr B Campos, Dr C Rivetti, Dr I Sorrell
6 January 2019
This exciting 4-year BBSRC iCASE PhD opportunity bridges the University of Birmingham’s (*) metabolomics team and Unilever’s Safety and Environmental Assurance Centre (SEAC), both having state-of-the-art facilities and renowned research programmes, thereby creating an excellent environment for this challenging yet impactful research project.
This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the NERC Centre for Doctoral Training in Freshwater Biosciences and Sustainability (GW4 FRESH CDT) which is offering 12 studentships for entry in September/October 2019.