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  Generation of universal donor transplant tissue by genomic engineering of induced pluripotent stem cells
  Dr F Manson, Dr T Wang
Applications accepted all year round

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Project Description. Blindness can be caused by mutations in genes expressed in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE), the tissue adjacent to the rod and cone photoreceptor cells that is essential for their normal function.
  Creating “super” regulatory T cells to combat rejection, GVHD and autoimmunity through retroviral gene manipulation
  Dr N Jones, Dr S Lee
Applications accepted all year round

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Research interests/description of main research theme. Foxp3+CD25+CD4+ regulatory T cells (Treg) have been shown to be essential for the induction of tolerance to foreign organ transplants in experimental models.
  The generation of RBCs in vitro from stem cell sources and the molecular regulation of erythropoiesis in health and disease
  Dr J Frayne
Applications accepted all year round

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Development of systems for the generation of red blood cells (RBCs) from stem cell sources (adult peripheral blood, cord blood and pluripotent stem cells)…
  Fully Funded PhD Position in the Area of Coherent Raman Spectroscopy/Microscopy for biomedical applications
  Dr B Hennelly
Application Deadline: 5 June 2020

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The objective of this project is to design, build, and test a proof-of-concept label-free flow cytometer based on the current state-of-the-art for high-speed broadband coherent spectroscopy.
  A new Bioengineering Solution to Kidney Disease
  Prof S Ricardo
Application Deadline: 31 July 2020

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The number of premature deaths due to chronic kidney disease (CKD) reflects the inadequacy of the currently available drugs and the growing epidemic worldwide.
  Development of a novel therapeutic for the treatment of sickle cell anaemia
  Dr M Brennan, Prof M Devocelle
Applications accepted all year round

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Sickle cell anaemia is a chronic condition that is expensive to treat and requires significant clinical intervention and management.
  Multiscale Analysis of the interactions between a Novel Total Artificial Heart and the Native Cardiovascular System
  Dr K Fraser, Dr A Cookson
Application Deadline: 7 June 2020

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Project team. Dr Katharine Fraser ([email protected]) & Dr Andrew Cookson ([email protected]). Project. Over 500,000 people in the UK suffer from heart failure, with 14,000 admitted to hospital each year and 10,000 deaths.
  Virulence factors in dermatophytes
  Dr A Bolhuis
Applications accepted all year round

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Dermatophytosis is caused by fungi infecting keratinised tissues and represents the most common and disseminated group of mycoses.
  Normal and Leukaemic Blood Stem/Progenitor Cell Biology
  Prof P Vyas, Prof A Mead
Application Deadline: 24 July 2020

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Our laboratory studies the mechanisms regulating normal blood stem and progenitor cell differentiation and how these are perturbed in blood cancers such as Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) and Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS).
  Trained innate immunity in atherosclerosis
  Prof R Choudhury
Application Deadline: 24 July 2020

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This laboratory studies the role of the innate immune system (monocytes / macrophages) on the progression and regression of atherosclerosis.
  Normal and Leukaemic Blood Stem/Progenitor Cell Biology
  Prof P Vyas, Prof A Mead
Application Deadline: 24 July 2020

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Our laboratory studies the mechanisms regulating normal blood stem and progenitor cell differentiation and how these are perturbed in blood cancers such as Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) and Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS).
  How does cytokine signalling cause kidney hyperplasia?
  Dr M Fragiadaki, Prof J Sayers
Applications accepted all year round

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Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is the most common genetic kidney disorder, with more than 12 million people are affected worldwide.
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