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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://bit.ly/1Jf7KCr.
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.
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2) Kim J, Cha YN, Surh YJ (2010). A protective role of nuclear factor-erythroid 2-related factor-2 (Nrf2) in inflammatory disorders. Mutat Res 690, 12-23.
3) Rushworth SA, MacEwan DJ, O’Connell MA (2008). Lipopolysaccharide-induced expression of NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase 1 and heme oxygenase-1 protects against excessive inflammatory responses in human monocytes. J Immunol 181, 6730-6737.
4) Steel R, Cowan J, Payerne E, O'Connell MA, Searcey M (2012). Anti-inflammatory effect of a cell penetrating peptide targeting the Nrf2/Keap1 interaction. ACS Med Chem Letts 3, 407-410.