BBSRC White Rose Mechanistic Biology DTP 4 year studentship.
Studentships covers UK/EU fees and stipend (c.£14,553) for 4 years to start in Oct 2018. Applicants should have/be expecting at least a 2.1 Hons. degree in a relevant subject. EU candidates require 3 years of UK residency in order to receive full studentship.
Not all projects advertised will be funded; the DTP will appoint a limited number of candidates via a competitive process and the projects selected by the successful candidates will be funded.
There are 2 stages to the application process. Please see our website for more information: View Website
Konijnenberg, A., Ranica, S., Narkiewicz, J., Legname, G., Grandori, R., Sobott*, F., Natalello*, A. (2016) Opposite Structural Effects of Epigallocatechin-3-gallate and Dopamine Binding to α-Synuclein. Anal Chem. 88, 8468.
Konijnenberg, A., Sobott, F. (2015) Bouncing off the walls: excited protein complexes tell their story. Chem. Biol 22, 583.
Lermyte, F., Sobott, F. (2015) Electron transfer dissociation provides higher-order structural information of native and partially unfolded protein complexes. Proteomics, 15, 2813.
Konijnenberg, A., Yilmaz, D., Ingólfsson, H.I., Dimitrova, A., Marrink, S.J., Lid, Z., Vénien-Bryan, C., Sobott*, F., Koçer*, A. (2014) Global structural changes of an ion channel during its gating are followed by ion mobility mass spectrometry.
PNAS, 111, 17170. (* co-corresponding authors)
Saunders, J.C., Young, L.M., Mahood, R.A., Revill, C.H., Foster, R.J., Jackson, M.P., Smith, D.A.M., Ashcroft, A.E., Brockwell, D.J. & Radford, S.E. (2016) An in vivo platform for identifying inhibitors of protein aggregation Nature Chem. Biol., 12, 94-101
Stull, F., Koldewey, P., Humes, J.R., Radford, S.E. & Bardwell, J.C.A. (2016) Substrate protein folds while it is bound to the ATP-independent chaperone Spy Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 1, 53-59
Young, L.M., Saunders, J.C., Mahood, R.A., Revill, C.H., Foster R.J., Tu, L.-H., Raleigh, D.P., Radford, S.E. & Ashcroft, A.E. (2015) Screening and classifying small molecule inhibitors of amyloid formation using ion mobility spectrometry-mass spectrometry. Nature Chemistry, 1, 73-81
Tipping, K.W., Karamanos, T.K., Jakhria, T., Iadanza, M.G., Goodchild, S.C., Tuma, R., Ranson, N.A., Hewitt, E.W. & Radford, S.E. (2015) pH-induced molecular shedding drives the formation of amyloid fibril-derived oligomers. PNAS, 112, 5691-5696
FTE Category A staff submitted: 60.90
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