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University of Dundee

Clinical Dentistry

Current research projects include: Development of an alternative alveolar bone graft for cleft lip and palate; EGF and TGFα Motogenic activities are mediated by the EGF receptor: Identification of the signalling pathways involved in oral cancer; Identification of genes involved in F. nucleatum virulence and investigation of the response of eukaryotic cells to invasion; Is there a Role for Activated Akt in Palatogenesis?; Palatogenesis: Is there a Relationship between TGFβ3 and Hyaluronan Synthase Expression in vitro?; Periodontal disease; The interaction between the Growth Factor VEGF and the Signal Transduction Molecule Akt in Oral Cancer.

Entry requirements

Honours degree at 2.1 or above, and/or a Master's degree in a relevant discipline. English language requirement: IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in the written component and no less than 5.5 in any other component, if the 1st language is not English.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 48 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 60 months
MDSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

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