Candidates are expected to hold (or be about to obtain) a minimum upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a related area / subject. Candidates with experience in Biochemistry or with an interest in Structural Biology are encouraged to apply.
This project has a Band 2 fee. Details of our different fee bands can be found on our website (View Website). For information on how to apply for this project, please visit the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health Doctoral Academy website (View Website).
Informal enquiries may be made directly to the primary supervisor.
Thomson J, Singh M, Eckersley A, Cain SA, Sherratt MJ, Baldock C. Fibrillin microfibrils and elastic fibre proteins: Functional interactions and extracellular regulation of growth factors. Semin Cell Dev Biol (2018) doi: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2018.07.016.
A.F. Godwin, T. Starborg, M.J. Sherratt, A.M. Roseman, C. Baldock. Multiscale Imaging Reveals the Hierarchical Organisation of Fibrillin Microfibrils. In press J Mol Biol. (2018).
H. Troilo, R. Steer, R.F. Collins, C.M. Kielty, C. Baldock. Structural analysis of LTBP1 reveals independent multimerization stabilized by cross-linking and enhanced by heparan sulfate. (2016) Sci Rep. 6:34347.
A.P. Wohl, H. Troilo, R.F. Collins, C. Baldock, G. Sengle. Extracellular regulation of BMP activity by fibrillin-1. (2016) J Biol Chem 291:12732-46.