Candidates are expected to hold a minimum of a good first degree (upper second class or better) from a UK university or an equivalent qualification if obtained outside the UK.
This project has a Band 1 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).
Informal enquiries may be made directly to the primary supervisor.
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