Self-funded PhD opportunities

  • The role of Gas6 as a mediator of repair in demyelinating disease of the CNS.
  • The role of TAM receptors in brain tumour cell signalling and behaviour
  • Mechanobiology of cardiac interstitial cells.
  • Expression and roles of Tensin proteins in the mouse brain.
  • Anti-Cancer Properties of Metformin and other Biguanides
  • Synthesis, Formulation and Efficacy of Boron-containing Compounds for the Boron Neutron Capture Therapy of Cancer
  • High-Throughput Discovery of Novel Antibiotics
  • Design, Synthesis & Biochemical Evaluation of Isoflavone Derivatives with Enhanced Potential for Therapeutic Use
  • Nanoparticles for Imaging and Drug Delivery Applications
  • The role of membrane transport in microbial pathogenesis
  • Developing Innovative strategies to treating life-threatening bacterial infections: molecular mechanisms to ensure long-term healthy outcomes from faecal transplants
  • Mitochondrial biomarkers and drug development for personalised treatment of brain cancer
  • Theoretical and Experimental Investigations of Drug Delivery via Zeolites
  • Validation of potassium channels from pathogenic fungi as promising new targets for antifungal therapies
  • Vitamin K as a novel therapeutic for multiple sclerosis
  • Developing self-assembled peptide nanomaterials as targeted endocrine therapies for tumours
  • Developing novel approaches to muscle disease – learning from embryonic muscle stem cells
  • Towards developing stem cells for cardiac therapy – Understanding the molecular basis of cardiac competence
  • The integration of signalling cascades in synovial joints – a role for Dact genes?
  • Genetic-proteomic analyses of P2X7 receptors in health and disease.
  • Assessing the Potential Value of Repurposing Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCAs) for Treating Breast-to-brain Metastases
  • Investigating mitochondrial redox alterations as anti-cancer therapeutic targets