World-Class Underpinning Bioscience

ER remodelling screens leveraging high-content image informatics

Supervisors: Simon Wilkinson, Paul Andrews

Project description:

The endoplasmic reticulum (ER) is required for the synthesis of secretory proteins. Numerous pathologies are associated with  dysfunction of the ER, which can lead to cell death and inflammation via “ER stress” (Smith et al, 2017).

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Investigating the neurobiology of social behaviour

Supervisors: Simone Meddle, Alistair Lawrence

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Aim: The overarching aim is to understand the neural and neuroendocrine basis of social behaviour. The outcomes will have significant implications for our basic understanding of how positive emotional state impacts on the brain and physical health.

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