Candidates are expected to hold (or be about to obtain) a minimum upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant biological/medical science, molecular biology or related discipline. A Masters qualification in a similar area and/or previous research experience would be advantageous. Candidates with experience of in vivo studies are encouraged to apply.
This project has a Band 3 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 our website (View Website).
Informal enquiries may be made directly to the primary supervisor.
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