A good honours degree in an appropriate subject.
PhD, MSc, MRes
Months of entry
The department has 18 full-time academic staff, recently refurbished laboratory facilities for cell culture, a pathogen suite, molecular biology, confocal and fluorescene time-resolved microscopy and microbiology.
Cestode Zoonoses; inflammation; RNAi and nematode biology; Drug design and synthesis; in vitro testing; chemotherapy of cancer, pharmocokinteics; Immunodiagnosis; Time-resolved fluorescence Spectroscopy and imaging; Free-Radical Biochemistry; Gastrointestinal Tolerance; Bacterial Toxins; Helminth Parasitology; Immunobiology; Ecotoxicology; Nutritional Bioscience; parasite ecology
Information for international students
Currently several split PhDs (UK-overseas). Research students from Africa, Middle East, Latin America and Asia.
Fees and funding
EPSRC, BBSRC, Wellcome Trust, EC, MRC, CRCUK, CCLRC.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Prof Geoff Hide
- +44 (0) 161 295 3371
- + 44 (0) 161 295 5015