This PhD project is offered on a self-funding basis. It is open to applicants with funding or those applying to funding sources. Details of tuition fees can be found at View Website.
A bench fee is also payable on top of the tuition fee to cover specialist equipment or laboratory costs required for the research. Applicants should contact the primary supervisor for further information about the fee associated with the project.
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Layhadi JA, Turner JO, Crossman DC and Fountain SJ (2018). ATP evokes Ca2+ responses and CXCL5 secretion via P2X4 receptor activation in human monocyte-derived macrophages (Journal of Immunology)
Stokes L, Layhadi JA, Bibic L, Dhuna K, Fountain SJ (2017). P2X4 receptor function in the nervous system and current breakthroughs in pharmacology (Frontiers in Pharmacology)
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