Overcoming cancer drug resistance: using nanosecond electroporation to facilitate cellular uptake of the cancer drug Gemcitabine triphosphate
Bangor University, School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, School of Medical and Health Sciences
Project ID: BUK2E072
Annual Stipend: £11,937
Application Deadline: Monday 12 December 2022.
A competitive KESS 2 East studentship is available to an excellent student to fund an MSc by Research degree in Molecular Medicine. The studentship provides a stipend of £11,937 with a fee waiver for BU tuition fees.
The MSc by Research degree in Molecular Medicine uses a multi-disciplinary, research-based approach to teach students the skills needed to pursue a research career in academia, industry or research institutes. The research project is an interdisciplinary collaboration between the schools of Medical and Health Sciences and Computer Science and Electronic Engineering and will be performed in the well-equipped laboratories of the Bangor North West Cancer Research Institute and the School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering.
The scholarships are sponsored by Creo Medical (https://creomedical.com/). Creo Medical are dedicated to improving patient outcomes by bringing advanced energy to the emerging field of advanced therapeutic endoscopy. Their innovative technology platform combines bipolar RF and Microwave Energy for tissue dissection, resection, ablation and coagulation in a single integrated unit.
Applicants are expected to hold a BSc degree equivalent to a UK 2.2 in a relevant subject. To apply for this studentship, please e-mail a CV, a degree transcript and a covering letter detailing your motivation and experience with research, along with one reference letter to email@example.com and cc to Penny Dowdney firstname.lastname@example.org. The closing date for applications is Monday 12 December 2022. Successful applicants would be able to start the degree on or before December 2022. For enquiries please email email@example.com
KESS 2 East is a pan-Wales higher level skills initiative led by Bangor University on behalf of the HE sector in Wales. It is part funded by the Welsh Government’s European Social Fund (ESF) convergence programme for East Wales.
Due to ESF funding, eligibility restrictions apply to this scholarship. To be eligible, the successful candidate will need to be resident in the East Wales on University registration, and must have the right to work in the region on qualification.