University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Molecular Cell Biology

Research projects are available in the field of molecular cell biology including: the analysis of structure, function and dynamics of telomeres in yeast and parasites, and of centromeric DNA in mammalian cells; investigation of stress-response networks in the nematode caenorhabditis elegans and of micro RNAs during the evolution of developmental processes in drosophila; establishment of the relationship between nuclear structure and function using the giant nuclei of amphibian oocytes; analysis of biological membranes, biomaterials and biophysical aspects of cellular interactions as well as filopodia, lamellipodia and stress fiber formation; investigation of blood substitutes from microbial cell factories and of artificial gas-carrying fluids for enhancing growth of cells in culture.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2017 - 3 years
MRes Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham NG7 2HA East Midlands

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