University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Pathogen-Host Interactions and Cell Biology

The Molecular Cell Biology (MCB) Research Group works in a broad area covering virus biology; immunology; vascular cell biology, protease function and protein trafficking, particularly in relation to infectious, cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases; epigenetic gene regulation, oncogenes and cancer biology; tissue replacement and engineering; students seek to understand the molecular and cellular basis for different biological phenomena that have substantial implications for diagnosis and treatment of many human diseases.

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2.1 or above in a relevant subject; applicants with a 2.2 and a Master�s degree at merit or higher will also be eligible. GCSE English language grade C (or above) or an equivalent recognised English language qualification e.g. IELTS: 6.5 with not less than 6.0 in listening, reading, speaking and writing.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Graduate School
Telephone number: 
0113 343 8186