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  26 Fully Funded PhD Studentships in Environmental Research NERC

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The NERC Panorama DTP has around 24 fully funded studentships for October 2019 starters to study the science of the Earth's atmosphere and climate, Earth processes and the living world.
  PhD Scholarship in Hydrogen Storage and Sustainable Energy to develop advanced energy storage systems
  Prof F Aguey
Applications accepted all year round

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Earn money whilst you Work and Study!. 3 year term. Scholarships Available, AU$30,000 p.a. Tax Free. Scholarships are available for PhD candidates to contribute to the development of advanced energy storage systems in a multidisciplinary research team.
  PhD in Finance – The Vienna Graduate School of Finance

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The Vienna Graduate School of Finance (VGSF) invites promising students with outstanding academic profiles to apply for our PhD Program in Finance.
  Novel microbial source tracking markers for identification of fecal contaminations in inflow rivers of Taihu Lake
  Dr S Raju, Prof A J McCarthy
Applications accepted all year round

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The urban water system in China faces various challenges. Fecal pollution is one of the major concerns to watersheds. Taihu Lake serves as important drinking water source for many nearby cities in addition to many other roles including aquaculture, transportation and tourism.
  Iodine Status and Breast Milk Iodine Concentration in Chinese Lactating Women
  Dr Z Feei Ma, Dr E Villanueva, Dr A Sharp
Applications accepted all year round

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中国西部哺乳妇女碘状况和母乳碘含量的评估.
  Numerical and experimental investigations of compressive behaviour of FRP-confined waste-containing concrete columns
  Dr G Gong, Dr J Xia, Dr L Di Sarno
Applications accepted all year round

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Prosperous construction industry causes enormous carbon-dioxide emission and demolished building wastes which have significant negative environmental impacts.
  The impact of changing landscapes on arthropod diversity and biological pest control in agro-ecosystem
  Dr Y Zou, Dr B Li, Prof J Knops, Dr J Hodgson
Applications accepted all year round

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景观变化对农田节肢动物多样性以及生物防治的影响.
  Towards a more scientific and rigorous debt management: investigation of numerical and simulation approaches
  Dr D Xie, Dr T Kouwenhoven
Applications accepted all year round

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It has been well recognized that higher leverage ratio and poor debt management are fundamental factors leading to financial crisis across all economies.
  Modular design and assembly of innovative biopolymer beads as drug delivery platform
  Prof Bernd Rehm, Dr D Wibowo
Applications accepted all year round

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The FDA-approved polyhydroxybutyrate self-assembles in engineered bacteria and forms spherical beads of approximately 200 nm in diameter.
  Identification of new biomarkers of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes
  Dr F Koumanov, Dr J Gonzalez
Application Deadline: 20 January 2020

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SUMMARY OF PROJECT. Diabetes represents a global health, social and economic burden. Approximately 425 million people in the world suffer from diabetes and this will rise to 642 million by 2040.
  Associative memory: the role of alpha7 nicotinic receptors in the ventral hippocampus
  Dr C P Bailey, Prof S Wonnacott
Application Deadline: 1 January 2020

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The University of Bath is inviting applications for the following PhD project in collaboration with RenaSci Limited. Supervisory Team.
  Using live-cell imaging of the immune response to investigate host-pathogen interactions during infection.
  Prof R May
Application Deadline: 10 January 2020

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My group is interested in the molecular and cellular mechanisms that occur during host-pathogen interactions.
  PhD in Earth Sciences: Critical metals and deep time: decoding the interplay of magmatism, structure and mineralisation
  Dr I Neill
Application Deadline: 10 January 2020

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Critical metals are commodities vital to industry, modern technology or green energy production. Our reliance on them is rising rapidly and supplies of some metals are already under severe stress.
  Joint PhD with RWTH Aachen: Virtual Power Plants: Pathway to clean electricity in urban areas
  Prof P Mancarella, Prof A Monti
Application Deadline: 20 February 2020

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Cities are responsible for 75% of energy consumption and 80% of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide. However, cities also exhibit substantial internal interactions among energy vectors and sectors with inherent flexibility and so are ideal candidates to harness flexibility to make the grid more reliable.
  Adjuvant therapies for mupirocin-resistant bacteria
  Dr B Bonev, Dr A Cockayne
Applications accepted all year round

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Multi-drug resistant Staphylococcus aureus has been able to adapt constantly to therapeutic use of antibiotics and remains an important source of clinical complications, morbidity and mortality.
  Biology and genetics of reproduction in filamentous fungi
  Prof P S Dyer
Applications accepted all year round

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Filamentous fungi are of importance in the food, industrial and medical sectors and have important roles in the ecology of natural ecosystems.
  Characterisation of novel inhibitors of vascular injury due to inflammation
  Dr V Ralevic
Applications accepted all year round

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Myeloperoxidase (MPO) is a haemoprotein that is highly expressed in neutrophils and is secreted during injury and inflammation to assist in host defence reactions by producing antimicrobial reactive oxygen species.
  Defining the sequence requirements for neo-centromere function in the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe
  Dr W R A Brown, Dr W Wickstead
Applications accepted all year round

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Centromeres are the regions of the chromosome necessary for accurate segregation at cell division. They bind a complex set of proteins called the kinetochore which in turn tethers the chromosome to the microtubules of the spindle at cell division.
  Detecting Schistisome Infection in Biomphalaria and Bulinus Snails
  Dr C M Wade, Dr S Goodacre
Applications accepted all year round

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Schistosomiasis (bilharzia) is a neglected tropical disease that affects some 252 million people worldwide. It is caused by parasitic flatworms of the genus Schistosoma and is contracted through human contact with contaminated water.
  DNA replication, recombination and repair in Archaea
  Dr T Allers, Dr E Bolt
Applications accepted all year round

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Additional Supervisor. Anita Marchfelder (University of Ulm, Germany). Archaea are the third domain of life, alongside eukaryotes and bacteria.
  Enzymes of endocannabinoid turnover in inflammatory responses
  Dr SPH Alexander
Applications accepted all year round

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Over recent years, we have generated, developed and established a wide range of assays for different enzyme activities.
  Functional characterization of Neisserial toxin-antitoxin systems
  Dr N Oldfield, Dr D Turner
Applications accepted all year round

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Toxin-antitoxin (TA) systems are commonly found in both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria and comprise a stable toxin able to stall bacterial replication and an antitoxin that neutralises the activity of the toxin.
  Genome Editing: Engineering CRISPR-Cas Enzymes to Improve Genetic Replacement in Human and Bacterial Cells
  Dr E Bolt, Prof R Chalmers
Applications accepted all year round

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This PhD research project is aimed at individuals who are keen to learn about the biology and biotechnology of CRISPR systems, and who are interested to investigate protein engineering of Cas1, Cas3 and Cas9 enzymes.
  Mechanisms of neuronal protection in diabetic neuropathy.
  Dr L Donaldson
Applications accepted all year round

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Sensory neurons are particularly vulnerable to damage. This is now most commonly found in diabetes mellitus where hyperglycaemia results in the production of several factors (e.g.
  Pyocins as alternatives to antibiotics against Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections
  Dr C Penfold
Applications accepted all year round

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Pyocins are bacteriocins produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa to kill closely related strains of the same species during times of environmental stress.
  Role of lipids in regulating in vivo chemotaxis
  Dr A Renault
Applications accepted all year round

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Aberrant cell migration is a critical factor in the progression of many diseases including cancer and atherosclerosis.
  The analysis of genetic and environmental contributions to the risk of congenital heart disease
  Dr S Loughna, Prof J D Brook
Applications accepted all year round

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According to BHF statistics 12 babies are born with heart defects in the UK each day and more cases. are diagnosed in later life.
  The impact of pain on the aging nervous system
  Dr G Hathway
Applications accepted all year round

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The way in which pain is detected and processed changes significantly over the life-course.
  The molecular mechanisms of organelle transport by motor protein myosin-V
  Dr A Hume
Applications accepted all year round

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Organelle transport is essential for cellular function and survival, and these processes are disrupted in many common diseases including cancer, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.
  To experimentally determine the environmental influences acting on P. aeruginosa virulence factor expression in biofilms and understand the catalytic mechanism of one of them (the surface tethered aminopeptidase AaaA)
  Dr K Hardie
Applications accepted all year round

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an important opportunistic pathogen. It is a problem for the immunocompromised and has attained superbug notoriety since it is evident in hospitals and has inherent resistance to antibiotics.
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