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Cell Biology / Development PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships in London

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  Cancer Bioinformatics: Connecting Cell-Cell Signalling in the Tumour Microenvironment
  Dr C Tape, Prof J Herrero
Application Deadline: 1 July 2019

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Tumours comprise mutated cancer cells, stromal fibroblasts, and multiple immune cells. While each of these cell-types can contribute towards cancer, how they interact to support tumours is poorly understood.
  Single-Cell Signalling Analysis of CRC Tumour Microenvironment Organoids
  Dr C Tape, Prof D Hochhauser
Application Deadline: 1 July 2019

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Tumours are complex heterocellular systems comprising cancer cells, stromal fibroblasts, and multiple immune cell-types.
  Chemical Biology Approach to Investigate Protein Post-translational Modifications
  Dr M Muller
Application Deadline: 9 June 2019

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Applications are invited for a 4 year PhD Studentship within the Department of Chemistry to start in Sept-Dec 2019.
  Regulation of cancer growth by Rho GTPase and cytoskeletal signalling
  Dr A Elbediwy, Dr M Stolinski, Mr P Waller, Dr H Ashrafi
Applications accepted all year round

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What is the reason why cells can suddenly switch to uncontrolled cellular growth? What causes the normal formation of cellular contacts and organs to stop growing when reaching their normal size to ignore normal signals and multiply uncontrollably?.
  Biogenesis of chloroplasts and development of leaves under light control
  Dr E Lopez-Juez
Applications accepted all year round

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Research in our lab addresses two of the fundamental biogenesis processes that make plants essential for humanity. the development of leaves and the biogenesis of chloroplasts in leaf cells.
  Biomedical research in a simple non-animal model
  Prof R S B Williams
Applications accepted all year round

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Research in biomedical neuroscience generally employs mammalian tissue culture experiments to look at disease-related neuronal cell function.
  Cell cycle regulation in Arabidopsis
  Prof L Bogre
Applications accepted all year round

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Plant growth is tightly controlled by environmental factors. We investigate how these stress and growth stimulatory factors regulate plant growth and cell cycle.
  Development of gene therapies for muscular dystrophies
  Dr L Popplewell
Applications accepted all year round

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The activities in the Popplewell lab focus on the development of pre-clinical gene therapies for neuromuscular diseases, in particular muscular dystrophies based on gene replacement, endonuclease-mediated gene editing, antisense oligonucleotide (AO)-induced exon skipping and gene sliencing.
  Role of the centrosome and cilia in development
  Dr C Wilkinson
Applications accepted all year round

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My research interest lies in the roles of centrioles and associated proteins, as parts of the centrosome and cilium, in early vertebrate development, using zebrafish embryos as a model system.
  Therapeutic models for Spinal muscular atrophy
  Prof R Yáñez-Muñoz
Applications accepted all year round

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Our laboratory works on Gene Therapy in the Central Nervous System and Gene Repair, using novel viral vectors, gene targeting and induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) as core technologies.
  Transcription factors mediating light input to the Arabidopsis circadian clock
  Dr P Devlin
Applications accepted all year round

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The circadian clock is tightly tied to the light environment. Transcriptional feedback loops are able to generate a self-sustaining rhythm of approximately 24 hours which impinges on almost every aspect of physiology in higher organisms.
  Central Nervous system Gene therapy to treat obesity Bardet-Biedl Syndrome (BBS). Analysis of the BBS brain development
  Dr V Hernandez
Applications accepted all year round

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Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS) is a debilitating, often life-limiting heritable multisystem disorder caused by dysfunction of non-motile cilia (ciliopathy).
  Telomere length elongation following treatment with chemotherapeutic drugs. Aim: To investigate the mechanisms which leads to telomere length elongation after treatment with tricostatin A and azacytidine.
  Dr T Roberts
Applications accepted all year round

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Telomeres are specialised structures, which are present at the ends of chromosomes and serve to protect the chromosome from degradation during cell division.
  Egr2 and 3 mediated T cell tolerance in cancer and their impact in immune checkpoint therapy
  Dr S Li
Applications accepted all year round

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Tumour infiltrated lymphocytes (TILs) contain tumour reactive T cells and have been used as adoptive cell transfer therapy in patients which can mediate cancer regression.
  Inhibiting cell metabolism to enhance tumour cell death
  Dr C Bubici, Dr S Papa
Application Deadline: 31 January 2020

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As you read this, millions of your cells from your body are dying. Do not panic – this is not bad news. Most of them are either superfluous or potentially harmful, so you are better off without them.
  PhD Studentship in Molecular Endocrinology
  Dr E Karteris
Application Deadline: 24 June 2019

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Overview. Applications are invited for a partially funded PhD Studentship. The student working on this project will investigate the role of novel hormones in the human placenta and their role in human reproduction.
  Biomechanics of through-knee amputation
  Prof a McGregor, Dr A Silverman
Application Deadline: 31 May 2019

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The Royal British Legion Centre for Blast Injury Studies (CBIS) (http://www.imperial.ac.uk/blast-injury/opportunities/studentships/) at Imperial College London welcomes applications for an October 2019 start from a high-calibre prospective PhD student.
  UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training on Safe and Trusted Artificial Intelligence

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The UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) on Safe and Trusted Artificial Intelligence (STAI) brings together world leading experts from King's College London and Imperial College London to train a new generation of researchers in safe and trusted artificial intelligence (AI).
  UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training on Safe and Trusted Artificial Intelligence

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The UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) on Safe and Trusted Artificial Intelligence (STAI) brings together world leading experts from King's College London and Imperial College London to train a new generation of researchers in safe and trusted artificial intelligence (AI).
  Enterprise DTP: MRC iCASE Doctoral Training Programme

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Imperial College London is offering 6 fully funded Enterprise DTP PhD Studentships to start in 2019-20, with a stipend of £18,000 p/a.
  London Interdisciplinary Biosciences Consortium (LIDo)

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 . LIDo is an exciting collaboration between UCL, Kings College London, Queen Mary, Birkbeck, Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, six of London's world-class universities and specialist institutions.
  London Interdisciplinary Biosciences Consortium (LIDo)

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 . LIDo is an exciting collaboration between UCL, Kings College London, Queen Mary, Birkbeck, Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, six of London's world-class universities and specialist institutions.
  London Interdisciplinary Biosciences Consortium (LIDo)

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 . LIDo is an exciting collaboration between UCL, Kings College London, Queen Mary, Birkbeck, Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, six of London's world-class universities and specialist institutions.
  London Interdisciplinary Biosciences Consortium (LIDo)

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 . LIDo is an exciting collaboration between UCL, Kings College London, Queen Mary, Birkbeck, Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, six of London's world-class universities and specialist institutions.
  London Interdisciplinary Biosciences Consortium (LIDo)

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 . LIDo is an exciting collaboration between UCL, Kings College London, Queen Mary, Birkbeck, Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, six of London's world-class universities and specialist institutions.
  London Interdisciplinary Biosciences Consortium (LIDo)

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 . LIDo is an exciting collaboration between UCL, Kings College London, Queen Mary, Birkbeck, Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, six of London's world-class universities and specialist institutions.
  Tissue antigen and immune cell turnover in health and disease
  Dr R Busch
Applications accepted all year round

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A healthy immune system is in a state of restful homeostasis. Activation of the immune system, whether to fight infections or during immune-mediated diseases, involves substantial changes in the rates at which immune cells and proteins are produced and destroyed (turnover).
  Developing Bone Secondary Microenvironments for Personalised Medicine
  Prof KE Tanner
Application Deadline: 31 May 2019

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This project is part of the A*STAR Research Attachment Programme, through which students spend the middle 2 years conducting research at one of the A*STAR Research Institutes in Singapore, under the supervision of an A*STAR supervisor.
  *Engineering novel cell mimetic membrane architectures
  Dr Y Elani
Applications accepted all year round

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*this is a Chemistry departmentally funded studentship (i.e. not funded through the Leverhulme Trust), but the awardee will join the Cellular Bionics and ICB CDT cohorts and bespoke training oportunities.
  Synthetic Extremophiles: Cellular bionics for extreme conditions
  Dr N Brooks
Applications accepted all year round

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Funded by the Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarship Programme in Cellular Bionics – 3 year PhD studentships. Supervisors. Dr Nick Brooks | Prof Oscar Ces | Prof Rob Law.
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