Force generation and sensing at molecular level
Dr M Molodtsov
18 March 2019
This 4-year PhD studentship is offered in Dr Maxim Molodtsov’s Group based at the Francis Crick Institute (the Crick). This project is for students with background in physics/engineering/math who want to make an important impact in life sciences.
Plant responses to stress, metabolites for health and fuel from cell walls.
Prof A Devoto
Applications accepted all year round
Projects are available in the following areas. Stress responses in crops and sustainable biomass production and processing. The project aims at elucidating several aspects of the control of plant defences and to identify environmentally friendly forms of plant protectants, leading to enhanced crop yields.
PhD student position in systems biology of human disease
Prof A Mardinoglu, Dr S Shoaie
17 May 2019
The newly formed Systems Medicine lab at the Centre for Host-Microbiome Interactions develops Genome-scale metabolic models (GEMs) as well as Integrated biological networks (INs) for human cells/tissues to study the interactions between the host tissues and microbiome.