Please note: this is a self funded position which typically involves Tutition fees, and bench fees. please enquire for an estimate for these.
For a PhD position:
The student will be registered for an MPhil. For progression to a PhD, a written thesis and viva on their research must be attempted after 12 months. this will be assessed by two examiners. If the student is successful then they will be upgraded to a PhD.
MPhil : 2 Years Full Time
PhD: Three Years Full Time.
MRes: One year Full time
(1) Vincent-Mistiaen Z*, Elbediwy A*, Vanyai H, Cotton J, Stamp G, Nye E, Spencer-Dene B, Thomas GJ, Mao J, Thompson B.
YAP drives cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma formation and progression.
Elife. 2018 Sep 20;7. pii: e33304. doi: 10.7554/eLife.33304.
(2) Elbediwy A, Vanyai H, Diaz-de-la-Loza MD, Frith D, Snijders AP, Thompson BJ
Enigma proteins regulate YAP mechanotransduction
J Cell Sci. 2018 Nov 22;131(22). pii: jcs221788. doi: 10.1242/jcs.221788
(3) Elbediwy A, Zihni C, Terry SJ, Clark P, Matter K, Balda MS
Epithelial junction formation requires confinement of Cdc42 activity by a novel SH3BP1 complex.
J Cell Biol. 2012 Aug 20; 198(4):677-93.
(4) Fletcher GC*, Elbediwy A*, Khanal I*, Ribeiro PS*, Tapon N, Thompson BJ.
The Spectrin cytoskeleton regulates the Hippo signalling pathway.
EMBO J. 2015 Feb 23. pii: e201489642
(5) Elbediwy A*, Vincent-Mistiaen ZI*, Spencer-Dene B, Stone RK, Boeing S, Wculek SK, Cordero J, Tan EH, Ridgway R, Brunton VG, Sahai E, Gerhardt H, Behrens A, Malanchi I, Sansom OJ, Thompson BJ.
Integrin signalling regulates YAP and TAZ to control skin homeostasis.
Development. 2016 May 15;143(10):1674-87. doi: 10.1242/dev.133728. Epub 2016 Mar 17.
FTE Category A staff submitted: 17.22
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