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We have 90 Biological Sciences PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships in Sheffield

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Biological Sciences PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships in Sheffield

We have 90 Biological Sciences PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships in Sheffield

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Axonal Transport of Mitochondria as a therapeutic Target in ALS

Project description. Investigating axonal transport of mitochondria as a therapeutic target in Neurodegeneration. Applications are being invited for a 3.5-year Basic Science PhD Studentship, starting in October 2024. Read more
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Machine intelligence and neuromorphic computing for human-like performance in robots

This scholarship is to support studies alongside the Horizon Europe project PRIMI. Performance in Human Robot Interaction via Mental Imagery, led by Professor Alessandro Di Nuovo (scientific coordinator). Read more
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From Zebrafish Tales to Human Interventions: Unveiling Inflammatory Pathways via RNA Binding Proteins in Neutrophil Biology

Uncontrolled inflammation causing irreversible tissue damage is driven by the white blood cell the neutrophil, and is known to be a major driver of pathology in many common disabling diseases, including Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), which causes over 3 million deaths globally each year (WHO). Read more
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Evaluation of the leukocyte contribution to innate immune responses to malaria vaccination

The innate immune response to vaccination is becoming a very important area of research, since it is essential for the subsequent adaptive responses which provide long term protection against the target pathogen. Read more
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Utrasound as a healing modality for oral tissue

Project description. Low intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) is used clinically in bone fracture clinics to promote wound healing and has been shown experimentally to promote cell migration with potential for wound healing. Read more
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Optimisation of skin-facing antimicrobial surgical devices produced through Additive Manufacturing

Project description. This highly interdisciplinary project combines 3D Printing and silver-based antimicrobial technology in order to reduce the chances of infection following a patient undergoing a Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG). Read more
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Does the vault particle contribute to chemotherapy resistance in head and neck cancer?

Project description. Head and neck cancer (HNC) has a poor prognosis with a 5-year survival rate of ~50%. Treatment of HNC usually involves a combination of surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. Read more
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A novel peptide based approach to inhibit growth of antimicrobial resistant pathogens

Project description. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is one of the biggest global challenges to human health in the 21st century, with the worst-case scenario development of a raft of incurable infections, especially Hospital Gram negative pathogens. Read more

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