This PhD studentship is funded for 3 years by the National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement & Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs). Funding is available to UK/EU applicants only and includes an annual stipend of £15,676.92
Acceptable first degree.
The standard minimum entry requirement is 2:1. A 1st or a Masters would be preferable.
i) Webster, C. A., Di Silvio, D., Devarajan, A., Bigini, P., Micotti, E., Giudice, C., Salmona, M., Wheeler, G. N., Sherwood, V. and Baldelli Bombelli, F. (2016) An early developmental vertebrate model for nanomaterial safety: bridging cell-based and mammalian nanoparticle toxicity assessment. Nanomedicine, 11(6):643-56.
ii) Katy Saide, Victoria Sherwood and Grant N. Wheeler (2019). Paracetamol-induced liver injury modelled in Xenopus laevis embryos. Toxicology Letters, 302: 83-91