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This PhD project is offered on a self-funding basis. It is open to applicants with funding or those applying to funding sources. Details of tuition fees can be found at http://www.uea.ac.uk/pgresearch/pgrfees.
A bench fee is also payable on top of the tuition fee to cover specialist equipment or laboratory costs required for the research. The amount charged annually will vary considerably depending on the nature of the project and applicants should contact the primary supervisor for further information about the fee associated with the project.
i) Zhang, B., Crack, J. C., Subramanian, S., Green, J., Thomson, A. J., Le Brun, N. E. and Johnson, M. K. (2012) Reversible cycling between partially cysteine persulfide-ligated [2Fe-2S] clusters and cysteine ligated [4Fe-4S] clusters in FNR. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA. 109, 15734-15739.
ii) Crack, J. C., Green, J., Thomson, A. J. and Le Brun, N. E. (2012) Iron-sulfur sensor-regulators. Curr. Opin. Chem. Biol. 16, 35-44.
iii) Crack, J. C., Smith, L. J., Stapleton, M. R., Peck, J., Watmough, N. J., Buttner, M. J., Buxton, R. S., Green, J., Oganesyan, V. S., Thomson, A. J., and Le Brun, N. E. (2011) Mechanistic insight into the nitrosylation of the [4Fe-4S] cluster of WhiB-like proteins. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 1112-1121.
iv) Hearnshaw, S., West, C., Singleton, C., Zhou, L., Kihlken, M. A. Strange, R. W., Le Brun, N. E., Hemmings, A. M. (2009) A tetranuclear Cu(I) cluster in the metallochaperone protein CopZ. Biochemistry. (rapid communication), 48, 9324-9326
v) Crow, A., Lawson, T. L., Lewin, A., Moore, G. R. and Le Brun, N. E. (2009) The structural basis for iron mineralization by bacterioferritin. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 6808-6813