PhD Opportunity

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*Eastbio*: Decoding the genetics of cognitive functions University of St Andrews Dr Silvia Paracchini Deadline: 16th December 2021   Project description How did human cognitive abilities evolve? What are the genes involved in cognition? Are different cognitive functions, such as …

15th October 2021 | cmed


PhD Opportunity

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*Eastbio*: Serum albumin glycation and its impact on Zn2+-dependent haemostasis and insulin dynamics University of St Andrews Dr Alan Stewart & Dr Carlos Penedo Deadline: 16th December 2021 Project description Zinc is an essential micronutrient in mammals, vital to virtually …

15th October 2021 | cmed


New collaboration with the University of Bonn

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Collaborative research is of growing importance at the University of St Andrews. One such initiative that encourages the development of cross-border conversations and networks is the collaborative research grant between the University of St Andrews and the University of Bonn. Piloting this year, the grant is designed to establish …

7th October 2021 | cmed


UKRI-BBSRC/FAPESP Grant Award

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£1M UKRI-BBSRC/FAPESP Grant Award to Alan Stewart: A “speciomic” toolkit to investigate fatty acid-mediated changes in plasma zinc speciation and their physiological effects Dr Alan Stewart has been awarded £978,876 from the BBSRC to fund a new bilateral project entitled …

19th July 2021 | cmed


PhD student continues cardiovascular research with new BHF-funded Research Fellow project

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Amy Dorward, a PhD student at the University of St Andrew’s School of Medicine, has begun a research fellow post at the University, a 3-year project grant funded by the British Heart Foundation. Amy, whose ambition is to have a …

6th July 2021 | cmed


PhD Graduation for Roopam Gupta

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Congratulations to Roopam Gupta for completing his PhD without any corrections from the School of Medicine and the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of St Andrews. His PhD thesis investigated the applications of machine learning in biophotonics …

2nd July 2021 | cmed


New St. Andrews graduate hopes to continue learning journey

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Another graduate from St. Andrews School of Medicine is set to virtually “cross the stage” this Friday.  Quenton Hurst, is the newest graduate with a master’s in molecular medicine. Following a year navigating the dynamics of online learning in the …

1st July 2021 | cmed


MSc (Res) Graduation for Sydney Brown

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The School of Medicine would like to send a big congratulations to Sydney Brown, who graduates on Friday from the University of St. Andrews after completing an MSc in Research of Medicine.  Sydney started off her education in California, where …

30th June 2021 | cmed


Dr Samantha Pitt named as President-elect for the International Society for Zinc Biology

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Dr Samantha Pitt, a senior lecturer at the School of Medicine, has been elected as the new president-elect for the International Society for Zinc Biology (ISZB). The ISZB brings together scientists from different parts of the world with common interests …

20th May 2021 | cmed


PhD student publishes new paper

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The School of Medicine sends a big congratulations to PhD student, Angela Martinelli, who recently published a paper, based on her PhD thesis, in the Human Molecular Genetics journal. The study focused on developmental language disorder, diagnosed when children show …

28th April 2021 | cmed