Applications are invited from self-funded students. This project has a Band 3 fee. Details of our different fee bands can be found on our website (View Website). On the online application form select 'PhD Structural Biology' to apply for this Project.
1. Adomavicius, T., Guaita, M., Jennings, M., Latif, Z. & Zhou, Y, Roseman, A.*, Pavitt, G. D.* (2019). The Structural Basis of Translational Control by eIF2 Phosphorylation. Preprint bioRxiv, 501411 doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/501411
2. Merrick WC*, Pavitt GD* (2018). Protein synthesis initiation in Eukaryotic Cells. In Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Biology Translation Mechanisms and Control 10.1101/cshperspect.a033092.
3. Jennings MD, Kershaw CJ, Adomavicius T and Pavitt GD* (2017). Fail-safe control of translation initiation by dissociation of eIF2α phosphorylated ternary complexes. eLife doi: 10.7554/eLife.24542.
4. Jennings MD, Kershaw CJ, White C, Burgess D, Costello JC, Richardson JP, Zhou Y, Pavitt GD* (2016). eIF2β is critical for eIF5-mediated GDP-dissociation inhibitor activity and translational control. Nucleic Acids Res 44:9698-9709
5. Ramsay, E.P., Collins, R.F., Owens, T.W., Siebert, A., Jones, R.P.O., Wang, T., Roseman, A.M. and Baldock, C. (2016) Structure of human retinoschisin reveals novel insights into retinal-1 adhesion and X-Linked Retinoschisis. Human Molecular Genetics, Oct 23, doi:10.1093/hmg/ddw345