University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Developmental Genetics and Gene Control

The research group focuses on the eukaryotic gene expression and the genetics of vertebrate embryonic development; developmental studies are focused largely on the mechanisms that control stem cell fate; these include studies of the nervous system, germ cells and bone marrow derived stem cells; the group's work on the control of gene expression addresses the machinery used by cells to achieve appropriate levels of functional transcripts; these studies include control of transcription and the mechanisms of RNA maturation.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Part-time September 2017 - 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2017 - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
+44 (0) 115 951 5559