This studentship is only open to self-funding candidates. Self-funding candidates are expected to pay University fees and to provide their own living costs. University fee bands are shown at
Projects in Applied Sciences are typically costed at Band 3 or Band 4.
1. Patel, B.A., Fidalgo, S., Wang, C., Parmar, L., Mandona, K., Panossian, A., Flint, M.S., Ranson, R.N., Saffrey, M.J. and Yeoman, M.S. (2017) The TNF-α antagonist etanercept reverses age-related decreases in colonic SERT expression and faecal output in mice. Sci Rep. 7, Article number 42754
2. Ranson, R. N. and Saffrey, M.J. (2015). Neurogenic mechanisms in bladder and bowel ageing. Biogerontology. 16(2), 265-84.
3. Wang, C., Houghton, M.J, Gamage, P.P.K.M., Collins H.E., Patel, B.A.,Yeoman, M.S., Ranson, R.N. and Saffrey, M.J (2013). Changes in the innervation of the mouse internal anal sphincter during aging. Neurogastroenterol Motil . 25 (7), e469–e477.
4. Gamage, P.P.K.M., Ranson, R. N, Patel, B.A., Yeoman, M.S. and Saffrey, M.J (2013). Myenteric neuron numbers are maintained in aging mouse distal colon. Neurogastroenterol Motil 25 (7) , e495–e505.