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  Moving the tipping point: the decision to anticoagulate patients with atrial fibrillation
  Dr RW Wilkinson, Dr IS Siekmann, Prof G Lip, Prof P Lisboa
Applications accepted all year round

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Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a heart condition that causes an irregular and often abnormally fast heart rate, and leads to a high risk of stroke and death.
  Precision Imaging Beacon PhD programme

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The Precision Imaging Beacon at the University of Nottingham has a mission to transform medical diagnosis and personalised treatment through world-leading advances in imaging.
  Ocular morbidity associated with Giant Cell Arteritis and Polymyalgia Rheumatica – PhD project (YatesMU19SF)
  Dr M Yates, Prof A MacGregor
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) often co-exists with GCA. PMR is an inflammatory condition of unknown aetiology causing shoulder and hip girdle pain and stiffness.
  Investigation of the effect of host genetic variants on subgingival microbes and gingival inflammation in gingivitis and periodontitis
  Prof L Nibali
Application Deadline: 26 January 2020

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Periodontal Infectogenomics studies how host genetic variants can affect the composition of the subgingival biofilm. The aim of this PhD is to test the effect of specific host genetic variants on periodontal inflammation and microbial growth in gingivitis and periodontitis.
  How does a new antimicrobial kill the fungi that invade immunosuppressed patients?
  Prof T Levine
Application Deadline: 24 January 2020

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Hard-to-treat fungal infections are a growing problem both UK and worldwide (rates respectively 10,000 and 2M/year; mortality 40% and 25%).
  Molecular analysis of neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) in rheumatoid arthritis
  Dr HL Wright, Prof RJ Moots
Applications accepted all year round

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Neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) kill pathogens via the release of chromatin and anti-microbial granule enzymes in an extracellular mesh or “net”.
  Oral vitamin D spray as a novel treatment for 22q11 deletion syndrome
  Dr A McNeill, Dr C Mazzà
Applications accepted all year round

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22q11 deletion syndrome is the most common genetic disorder, affecting about 1/2500 people (as common as cystic fibrosis). It is due to a small missing piece of chromosome 22 on the long arm (q) at position 11.
  Adult outcomes after antenatal steroids
  Prof JE Harding, Prof CA Crowther
Applications accepted all year round

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The Liggins Institute at the University of Auckland has PhD projects assessing adult outcomes after antenatal steroids. Steroids given to women at risk of preterm birth markedly reduce the risk of serious illness in their newborn babies.
  Sleeping to boost walking recovery after stroke: SleepWalk, a PhD self-funded studentship (PomeroyVU19SF)
  Prof Valerie Pomeroy, Dr A Lazar
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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Stroke survivors are disappointed by the level of walking ability they regain after stroke. They have called for better treatments as a research priority.
  SWISH (See Well to Stay In ScHool: Randomised trial of spectacle distribution to secondary school children with myopia to increase academic high school attendance rate in rural communities)
  Research Group: Centre for Public Health
  Dr V F Chan, Prof N Congdon
Application Deadline: 20 January 2020

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The SWISH study (See Well to Stay In ScHool) is a Randomised trial of spectacle distribution to secondary school children with myopia to increase academic high school attendance rate in rural communities.
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