Research course

Experimental Therapeutics

Institution
Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry · Experimental Cancer Medicine
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Please refer to our website for further information regarding the entry requirements for this course.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research in these departments is mainly focused on different aspects of mechanisms of inflammation and cardiovascular pharmacology, with many projects overlapping these two areas. Research encompasses molecular aspects of pharmacology such as the human genetics of hypertension, gene therapy of inflammation, antisense oligonucleotides, and knockout and transgenic models for studying inflammatory disorders; whole animal models of inflammatory and cardiovascular disease; and cell biology techniques for studying cell signalling, gene expression, etc.

Fees and funding

The William Harvey Research Foundation, medical research charities (e.g. British Heart Foundation, Arthritis and Rheumatism Council), School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Roger Corder
Email
r.corder@mds.qmw.ac.uk
Phone
020 7882 6083
Fax
020 7882 6011