PhD Projects: University of Sheffield

NameProject title
Christopher Banyard
Investigation of a regulatory iron-sulfur complex in a bacterial sigma factor
Rebecca Ley
The role of phosphorylation in regulating the activity of human flap endonuclease 1
Eleanor Healicon
The Mechanics of Shape Change in Plants
Harriet Knafler
Investigating the role of endocytosis in the virulence of Candida albicans
Milena von und zur Muhlen
Bacterial “presisters” – Antibiotic tolerance in action
David Farmer
Nanodissection of protein-protein interactions in energy transducing membrane protein complexes
Emily Breardon
Discovery and functional analysis of Striga resistance genes in rice for targeted breeding of durable defence.
Simon Fairbanks
Structural studies on luminescent probes for quadruplex DNA
Elanor Harrison
Studying the roles of epigenetics in therapeutic protein production
Nicholas Barber
Multigene engineering of secretion by mammalian cell factories