The project is open to anyone from around the world who can bring their own funding (whether self-funded or from a scholarship) and has (or is about to obtain) a good undergraduate degree in a chemistry-related discipline, with an interest in or experience of one or more of the following topics: organic chemistry or bio-organic chemistry, self-assembly, inorganic chemistry or bio-inorganic chemistry, supramolecular chemistry, biochemistry or chemical biology, spectroscopy, analytical chemistry.
Interested candidates should contact Prof Jim Tucker in the first instance by email, attaching an up-to-date CV.
1) Single Site Discrimination of Cytosine, 5-Methylcytosine, and 5-Hydroxymethylcytosine in Target DNA Using Anthracene-Tagged Fluorescent Probes, JLHA Duprey, GA Bullen, ZY Zhao, DM Bassani, AFA Peacock, J Wilkie, JHR Tucker, ACS Chem. Biol., 2016, 11, 717-721. (http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acschembio.5b00796)
2) Macrocyclic Metal Complex-DNA Conjugates for Electrochemical Sensing of Single Nucleobase Changes in DNA, JLHA Duprey, J. Carr-Smith, S. L. Horswell, J. Kowalski, JHR Tucker, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 746-749. (http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jacs.5b11319)
FTE Category A staff submitted: 28.00
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