First Year CDB PhD Students: Mini Symposium
Tuesday 1 July, 1.30-4.10pm
Host: Yoshiyuki Yamamoto
1.45pm Francis Carpenter: “Neural Representations of Space in Connected, Perceptually Identical Compartments”
2.00pm Chris Penny: "The functional architecture of Two-Pore Channels"
2.15pm Amina Yonis: “The role of actin nucleators in the cellular actin cortex”
2.30pm Lewis Brayshaw: ”Cadherin de-adhesion in cancer”
2.45pm Agnieszka Piatkowska: “Mechanism of somite formation”
3.10pm Alan Greig: “Pertussis vaccination and dysfunction of the blood brain barrier: an in vitro study”
3.25pm Marina Teter: “The role of Wnt antagonists in synapse vulnerability”
3.40pm Gauri Bhosale: “Investigating the mitochondrial permeability transition pore as a therapeutic target in human disease”
3.55pm Lourdes Sri Raja: "Modelling Protein Signalling Pathways during Neutrophil Differentiation"
Thursday July 3rd, 12pm
All applicants will be required to satisfy standard UCL academic and English language entry criteria, including minimum upper-second (2.1) honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a relevant subject.
UK and EU applicants
Applicants from the UK and EU are eligible for a studentship that includes a maintenance stipend of £22,278 per annum (2014/15 rate) and tuition fees paid in full at the home/EU rate.
International (non-EU) applicants
International applicants are welcome to apply, but will be liable for the difference in fees between the home/EU and overseas rate (£16,400 per annum 2014/15 rate). You are encouraged to apply for a UCL Overseas Research Scholarship to cover this - the ORS application form can be completed when you are notified if you have been shortlisted for interview. Please follow the instructions at:
Completed scholarship application forms should be sent to:
Debbie Bartram, UCL Research Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT
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