Funding for this project is available to basic scientists through the RDM Scholars Programme, which offers funding to outstanding candidates from any country. Successful candidates will have all tuition and college fees paid and will receive a stipend of £18,000 per annum.
Applications must be received, including all relevant supporting materials, by Friday 11th January 2019 at 12 noon (midday).
Please visit our website for more information on how to apply.
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Gunn PJ, Green CJ, Pramfalk C, Hodson L. In vitro cellular models of human hepatic fatty acid metabolism: differences between Huh7 and HepG2 cell lines in human and fetal bovine culturing serum. Physiol Rep 2017; 5(24):e13532
Pramfalk C, Pavlides M, Banerjee R, McNeil CA, Neubauer S, Karpe F, Hodson L. Fasting plasma insulin concentrations are associated with changes in hepatic fatty acid synthesis and partitioning prior to changes in liver fat content in healthy adults. Diabetes 2016;65:1858-1867
Parry SA and Hodson L. Influence of dietary macronutrients on liver fat accumulation and metabolism. J Investig Med. 2017;65:1102-1115
FTE Category A staff submitted: 238.51
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