Adipose tissue is the largest endocrine organ that responsible for whole body energy and glucose homeostasis. However, adipose tissue functions gradually decline, which leads to a cluster of metabolic disease including type 2 diabetes and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Read more
PhD Research Projects are advertised opportunities to examine a pre-defined topic or answer a stated research question. Some projects may also provide scope for you to propose your own ideas and approaches.
This project is in competition for funding with other projects. Usually the project which receives the best applicant will be successful. Unsuccessful projects may still go ahead as self-funded opportunities. Applications for the project are welcome from all suitably qualified candidates, but potential funding may be restricted to a limited set of nationalities. You should check the project and department details for more information.