WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2019/20
. The White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP), accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council in 2016, is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull, and Manchester Metropolitan.
Nano4CaRE: (Nanoparticles for Cancer Radiotherapy Enhancement)
Dr N Bricklebank, Dr N Cross, Dr R Leyland
12 April 2019
TPP-functionalisation will promote the uptake of nanoparticles by cancer cells. Radiosensitisation will be improved by varying the size and ligand density of the TPP-nanoparticles.
Role of Leptin in intervertebral disc degeneration
Prof C Le Maitre, Dr N Aberdein
Applications accepted all year round
Back pain is a major cause of morbidity worldwide and the incidence and severity of back pain increases with age. Approximately 40% of all back pain cases are caused by disease in the joints in the spine, known as the intervertebral discs.