Training of the Dynamic Molecular Cell Biology (Wellcome Trust) programme offered by the University of Bristol covers the spectrum from the purest studies of fundamental cell biology through to direct and translational applications to human disease.
We are looking for talented and motivated students who are willing to take up the many varied challenges in cell biology and are open to learning about new disciplines and working across different fields.
The vast majority of graduates go on to perform post-doctoral research in world-leading laboratories in the UK, Europe and the US. Some students have taken graduate-level entry to study medicine or entered teacher training programmes.
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Areas of research included:
- Multiprotein complexes in gene maintenance and expression
- Dynamic organisation, regulation and re-modelling of the cytoskeleton
- Molecular complexes involved in protein translocation and trafficking
- Cell organisation, morphogenesis and tissue function
- Cancer, neuroscience, infection and immunity, cardiovascular biology
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- 48 months
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DisciplinesBiology Microbiology Molecular Sciences View 82 other PhDs in Biology in United Kingdom
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- A first or upper second-class honours degree or master's degree in a biomedical or life science discipline.
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International25300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25300 GBP per year during 48 months.
National4665 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4665 GBP per year during 48 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.