MRC Precision Medicine DTP: Genetic Epidemiology of Rheumatoid Arthritis in UK Biobank
Institute of Health and Wellbeing
Dr D Lyall, Dr S Siebert
7 January 2019
Supervisors. Dr Donald M Lyall. Dr Stefan Siebert. Dr Daniel F Mackay. PhD project summary. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and high circulating rheumatoid factor (RF) are associated with important comorbidities, like cardiometabolic conditions, cognitive impairment, and poorer sleep.
Statistical underpinnings of mutational signature analyses
Division of Statistics
Prof A Lynch, Dr M Papathomas
Applications accepted all year round
Mutational signatures have been one of the hot topics of cancer research for the past six years. The idea that one can take the mutational profile of a sample and infer the processes that have acted on the tumour over time is an extremely attractive one.