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Aberdeen University Pathology PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

We have 8 Aberdeen University Pathology PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

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  QUADRAT DTP: Climate Change in the Medieval Northern World and its impact on Respiratory Health
  Dr R Crozier, Prof E Murphy
Application Deadline: 29 January 2020

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A wealth of research using (Greenlandic) ice sheet cores, dendrochronology and dinoflagellate cysts have identified a period of profound climate change in medieval Europe.
  QUADRAT DTP: Environment, Diet and Oral Health in Early Historic Ireland and Scotland
  Prof M Oxenham, Prof E Murphy
Application Deadline: 29 January 2020

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The environment in general, and climate in particular, are at times a catalyst for human resilience and adaptation. Notwithstanding, environmental and climatic variability can also have catastrophic effects for human health.
  Can PTP1B inhibition rewire macrophage function to improve anti-tumour immunity in breast cancer treatment?
  Prof H M Wilson, Prof N Vargesson, Prof M Delibegovic, Prof V Speirs
Application Deadline: 17 February 2020

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Treatment for breast cancer is improving but new therapies are often only successful in a proportion of patients and some patients develop resistance.
  Do rural-dwellers develop more aggressive breast and prostate cancer than those living in the city?
  Prof P Murchie, Dr Z Miedzybrodzka, Prof V Speirs, Dr R Vieira
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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  Examining the biology of breast cancer diagnosed in women aged 40 and under
  Prof V Speirs, Dr E Husain, Dr Y Masannat, Dr R Sharma
Application Deadline: 17 February 2020

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Breast cancer is diagnosed in around 55 000 women in the UK each year. While typically more common after the menopause, some 10 - 12% of breast cancers are diagnosed in women under the age of 40.
  Impact of the immune landscape on androgen ablation therapy and progression to therapy-resistant disease
  Prof I McEwan, Prof H M Wilson, Dr S R Dundas
Application Deadline: 17 February 2020

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Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men and is a leading cause of cancer related death. The androgen receptor is important for the development and function of the prostate gland and is a driver of prostate cancer progression and metastasis.
  Molecular modelling of novel anti-cancer molecules targeting Mortalin-p53 interaction
  Dr S R Dundas, Prof A Donaldson, Prof M Jaspars
Application Deadline: 17 February 2020

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Mortalin is a highly conserved member of the heat shock 70 family which, when over-expressed, plays a pivotal role in dysregulating signal pathways implicated in carcinogenesis.
  What determines tumour susceptibility to replication-inhibiting chemotherapy?
  Prof A Donaldson, Dr S R Dundas
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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Chromosome replication and maintenance are central for cell division, and derailment of these processes is a major cause of cancer.
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