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- Next-generation sequencing in inhibitory synaptic disorders
- Nanoparticle self-association from inhaled microparticles
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- Understanding the mechanisms of hyposmia in a novel model of early stage Parkinson's Disease (ESPD) and its reversal by exendin-4
- Structure-function studies of defective excitatory and inhibitory transmission in neurological disease
- New methods for exquisite control and quantification of amorphous pharmaceuticals
- High-throughput discovery of novel nanoparticulate vaccine adjuvants for humans
- Development of novel formulations to improve skin health
- The Development of Electrospun Nanofibrous Matrices for the Oral Delivery of Poorly Water Soluble Therapeutic Agents
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Electrospinning is a method of producing nanofibres for a variety of applications. In this project we are developing the use of these technologies for oral delivery of poorly soluble drugs. The project will involve a combination of chemistry, engineering and drug delivery and applicants with a background in any of these areas will be welcome.
Main Methods and Techniques to be employed
· Thermal analysis
This studentship will be funded by the BBSRC/ CASE and the length of the studentship is 42 months.
Please note that this studentship is limited to students with Home/ EU tuition fee status only and we would like the successful applicant to commence the programme as soon as possible.
The successful applicant will be expected to have a UK Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, Chemistry or Chemical Engineering, awarded with first or upper second-class Honours, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard from a recognised higher education institute, or a recognised taught Master’s degree is required.
For any academic queries please contact the
lead supervisor Professor Duncan Craig.
Applications must include CV, personal statement plus the contact details of two referees and should be sent to Victor Diran.
Closing date of application is 21st June 2013.
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