This PhD project is offered on a self-funding basis. It is open to applicants with funding or those applying to funding sources. Details of tuition fees can be found at View Website.
A bench fee is also payable on top of the tuition fee to cover specialist equipment or laboratory costs required for the research. The amount charged annually will vary considerably depending on the nature of the project and applicants should contact the primary supervisor for further information about the fee associated with the project.
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iv) iv) Liao, X., Walden, G., Falcon, N. D., Donell, S., Raxworthy, M., Wormstone, M., Riley, G. P. & Saeed. A direct comparison of linear and star-shaped poly(dimethylaminoethyl acrylate) polymers for polyplexation with DNA and cytotoxicity in cultured cell lines. European Polymer Journal. Volume 87, February 2017, Pages 458-467