Research course

Genetics & Molecular Medicine

Institution
King's College London · School of Medicine
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 BSc first degree in biochemistry, genetics and related disciplines.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The Department of Medical & Molecular Geneticsaims to identify genes, their functions, and variants, implicated in both Mendelian and complex common disorders. Recent studies have focussed on aspects ofbreast cancer development, susceptibility to inflammatory bowel disease and psoriasis and molecular characterisation of the pathogenesis of the vascular disorder known as pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information: www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36-48 months

MPhil

full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Richard Trembath
Email
richard.trembath@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7188 3714
Fax
+44 (0)20 7188 2585