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). For information on how to apply for this project, please visit the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health Doctoral Academy website (View Website).
As an equal opportunities institution we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.
 Bastien, J., and Rochette-Egly, C. Nuclear Retinoid Receptors and the Transcription of Retinoid-Target Genes. Gene. 2004. 328: 1−16.
 Griffiths CEM, Finkel LJ, Tranfaglia MG, Hamilton TA, Voorhees JJ. An in vivo experimental model for effects of topical retinoic acid in human skin. Br J Dermatol. 1993. 129(4): 389-94
 Singh M, Griffiths CEM. The use of retinoids in the treatment of photoaging. Dermatol Ther. 2006. 19(5): 297-305.
 Watson REB, Arjuna Ratnayaka J, Brooke RC, Yee-Sit-Yu S, Ancian P, Griffiths CEM. Retinoic acid receptor alpha expression and cutaneous ageing. Mech Ageing Dev. 2004. 125(7): 465-73
 Watson REB, Ogden S, Cotterell LF, Bowden JJ, Bastrilles JY, Long SP, Griffiths CEM. Effects of a cosmetic 'anti-ageing' product improves photoaged skin. Br J Dermatol. 2009. 161(2): 419-26