PhD projects

The main application round for MRC-funded Studentships for 2014/2015 has now passed. Projects and studentships for 2015/2016 will be advertised in October 2014.

Project NIMR supervisor Division Project status
Developmental patterning of the vertebrate nervous system James Briscoe Developmental Biology Project closed
A systems approach to the understanding of metabolic control by allosteric mechanisms in cancer Dimitrios Anastasiou Physiology and Metabolism Project closed
Characterization of signalling pathways controlled by a calcium-dependent kinase in Toxoplasma Moritz Treeck Parasitology Project closed
Preventing the Warburg effect: The development of cancer in a metabolically deficient mouse Markus Ralser Physiology and Metabolism Project closed
A novel pathway regulating B cell development and function Victor Tybulewicz Immune Cell Biology Project closed
Investigation of the anti-HIV catalytic activity of the SAMHD1 restriction factor Ian Taylor Molecular Structure Project closed
Plasticity of IL-17 and IL-22 producing T cells during inflammation Gitta Stockinger Molecular Immunology Project closed
Structural and functional investigation of the Rap80 histone deubiquitinase complex Steve Smerdon Molecular Structure Project closed
High resolution CryoEM of retroviral capsid assemblies Peter Rosenthal Physical Biochemistry Project closed
Homeostasis of glial cells in the mammalian gut Vassilis Pachnis Molecular Neurobiology Project closed
Multimodal sensory integration in individual cells and circuits of the mouse neocortex Troy Margrie Neurophysiology Project closed
SOX9 function and ectodermal stemcell fate Robin Lovell-Badge Stem Cell Biology and Developmental Genetics Project closed
Multigene families and immunity in a experimental model of malaria Jean Langhorne Parasitology Project closed
How do guanylate binding proteins dictate the cellular immune response to Toxoplasma? Eva Frickel Parasitology Project closed
Regulation of lipid metabolism in Drosophila Alex Gould Physiology and Metabolism Project closed
Nanoscale organisation of B cell contractile machinery required for antigen extraction Pavel Tolar Immune Cell Biology Project closed
A systems approach to the understanding of metabolic control by allosteric mechanisms in cancer Dimitrios Anastasiou Physiology and Metabolism Project closed
Characterising the mechanism of the mitotic checkpoint Peter Thorpe Stem Cell Biology and Developmental Genetics Project closed
Modelling macromolecular machines using computational analysis and electron cryo-microscopy Willie Taylor Mathematical Biology Project closed
Targets of N-myristoylation that regulate intracellular development of the human malaria parasite Tony Holder Parasitology Project closed

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