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Aneesh Aggarwal

Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health


Modelling Early Ovarian Tumorigenesis using Fallopian Tube Organoids


Supervisors: Ahmed Ashour Ahmed, Mara Artibani

Benjamin Keedwell

Photo of Benjamin KeedwellNuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Development of Methods to Assess Intracranial Vessel Stiffness as a Measure of Vascular Disease


Supervisors: Peter Jezzard, Thomas Okell

Daniel Atkinson

photo of Daniel AtkinsonRadcliffe Department of Medicine

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Inter-vendor standardisation and quality assurance of quantitative cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) T1-mapping for clinical practice


Supervisors: Stefan Piechnik, Vanessa Ferreira

Aleksandr Kovalenko

Photo of Aleksandr KovalenkoDepartment of Biochemistry

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


In silico characterisation of portal proteins for application as biosensors


Supervisors: Syma Khalid

Rebecca Braine

Photo of Rebecca BraineDepartment of Pharmacology


Investigating the role of uptake and metabolism in the mechanism of action of the drug N-acetyl-leucine


Supervisors: Frances Platt, Grant Churchill

Konstantinos Lekkos

Department of Physiology, Anatomy & Genetics


Investigating the role of oxidative metabolism in cardiomyocyte dedifferentiation and zebrafish heart regeneration


Supervisors: Mathilda Mommersteeg, Lisa Heather

Maria Bunyan

Photo of Maria BunyanDepartment of Psychiatry

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Development of a digital behavioural intervention to reduce dementia risk in ageing adults


Supervisors: John Gallacher, Ivan Koychev

Hao Li

Photo of Hao LiNuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Highly Accelerated Magnetic Resonance Angiography using Deep Learning


Supervisors: Thomas Okell, Peter Jezzard, Mark Chiew, Iulius Dragonu

Han Cai

Photo of Han CaiNuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Sciences


Illuminating T cells in their local microenvironments to understand how they sense and adapt to their trigger during infection


Supervisors: Audrey Gerard, Tal Arnon

Nicole Machado

Photo of Nicole MachadoDepartment of Oncology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


How does the tumour microenvironment affect cancer cell responses to DNA damage repair inhibition during radiotherapy?


Supervisors: Geoffrey Higgins

Alfie Carter

Photo of Alfie CarterDepartment of Oncology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Using oncolytic viral therapy to target the tumour microenvironment in chromosomally unstable cancers


Supervisors: Eileen Parkes, Simon Buczacki

Alexandra Mcstea

Photo of Alexandra McSteaDepartment of Biochemistry


Mechanisms of deubiquitination in DNA repair


Supervisors: Ian Gibbs-Seymour, Paul Elliott

Maira Cordelle

Photo of Maira CordelleNuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Sciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Engineering skeletal muscle using a humanoid bioreactor platform


Supervisors: Pierre-Alexis Mouthuy, Sarah Snelling

Eloise Newman

Photo of Eloise NewmanDepartment of Biology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Harnessing the social transmission of microbiota to improve health and immunity


Supervisors: Joshua Firth, Sarah Knowles

Hannah Dobbs

Photo of Hannah DobbsNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine


iPSC Macrophages/microglia and genome-wide CRISPR/Cas9 screening to investigate lipid accumulation in the pathophysiology of Alzheimer’s Disease


Supervisors: Elena Navarro Guerrero, Emma Mead, Margarida Ruas

Zachary Rawlinson

Photo of Zachary RawlinsonDepartment of Oncology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


Promoting cancer cell’s antigen presentation for T cell immunotherapy


Supervisors: Shisong Jiang, Tim Donohoe

Jasmine Ming Gan

Photo of Jasmine GanNuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences


Delirium and Dementia in Hospitalised Older People with Acute Illness: Risk Factors, Mechanisms and Prognosis


Supervisors: Sarah Pendlebury, Peter Rothwell

Holly Roach

Photo of Holly RoachNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine


Understanding how perturbations in microbial mimicry promotes breakdown in tolerance to insulin


Supervisors: Marcin Pekalski, John Todd

Samuel Jones

Radcliffe Department of Medicine


Project: tbc


Supervisors: Christopher Toepfer, Hugh Watkins

Catharina Savelkoul

Photo of Catharina SavelkoulDepartment of Primary Care Health Sciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship


GPs labour trajectories and patients’ health outcomes in general practices


Supervisors: Catia Nicodemo, Simon de Lusignan, Joan Madia, Stavros Petrou 

Bakita Kasadha

Photo of Bakita KasadhaDepartment of Primary Care Health Sciences


Understanding the experiences of UK-based peer/community-based researchers navigating co-production within academically-led health research


Supervisors: Sue Ziebland, Teresa Finlay, Cicely Marston.

Lottie Shipp

Photo of Lottie ShippDepartment of Experimental Psychology


Understanding cognitive and behavioural mechanisms of Generalised Anxiety Disorder in adolescents


Supervisors: Polly Waite, Eleanor Leigh

Yasmina Al Ghadban

Image of Yasmina Al GhadbanNuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Machine learning and translational approaches to personalised care for women with gestational diabetes

Supervisors: Jane Hirst, Nerys Astbury, Lucy MacKillop, Huiqi Lu

Kei Landin

Image of Kei LandinNuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Development of a bioelectronic system for applying chronobiology to improve the treatment of neurological disorders

Supervisors: Timothy Denison, Colin Espie

Jennifer Astley

Image of Jennifer AstleyNuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Sciences

Exploit the impact of disease-causing HLA variants on cellular phenotypes

Supervisors: Yang Luo, Luke Jostins-Dean

Kim LÓpez I GÜell

Image of Kim Lopez I GuellNuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Sciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Leveraging real world data to characterise the long-term impact of COVID-19

Supervisors: Daniel Prieto Alhambra, Sara Khalid, Martí Català, Annika Jodicke

Anna Carlqvist

Nuffield Department of Population Health

Growth and neurodevelopmental trajectories among HIV-exposed uninfected children Unit: National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit

Supervisors: Joris Hemelaar

Kiran Manku

Image of Kiran MankuNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Good mental healthcare in the context of a pluriverse of wellbeing

Supervisors: Catherine Molyneux, Caesar Atuire

Robert Clark

Department of Biochemistry

Microbiology and Systems Biology focusing on computational microbiology

Supervisors: Syma Khalid, Klenthis Kleanthous

Lorenzo Mazzaschi

Image of Lorenzo MazzaschiDepartment of Physiology, Anatomy & Genetics

Auditory Neuroscience - The architecture and principles governing neural responses to natural sounds

Supervisors: Andrew King, Nicol Harper, Benjamin Willmore

John Eraifej

Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Bioinspired closed-loop deep brain stimulation for disorders of decision-making

Supervisors: Alexander Green, Matthew Rushworth, Huiling Tan

Amy McCall

Image of Amy McCallDepartment of Psychiatry

Panic attacks and panic disorder in adolescence: improving understanding, treatment outcomes and support in schools

Supervisors: Felicity Waite, Polly Waite

Helena Harpham

Image of Helena HarphamSir William Dunn School of Pathology

Function of R-loops in health and disease

Supervisors: Natalia Gromak, Nicholas Proudfoot, Christopher Norbury

Morgan Mitchell

Image of Morgan MitchellNuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Examining the effect and clinical relevance of targeted memory reactivation during sleep for stroke rehabilitation interventions

Supervisors: Heidi Johansen-Berg, Timothy Denison, Melanie Fleming

Alexander Hasson

Department of Oncology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Mechanistic Modelling of Multitargeted Therapeutics

Supervisors: Eric O'Neill

Nithishwer Mouroug Anand

Photo of Nithishwer Mouroug AnandDepartment of Biochemistry

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Improving Rational Drug Design for Membrane Targets with AI and Advanced Simulation

Supervisors: Syma Khalid, Philip Biggin

Khuluud Hussein

Photo of Khuluud HusseinNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Enhancing anti-tumour T cell function by controlled inhibition of checkpoint receptor signalling

Supervisors: Ricardo Fernandes, Tao Dong

Rebecca Smausz

Image of Rebecca SmauszDepartment of Experimental Psychology

Characterising the fronto-cortical dopamine and serotonin dynamics underlying internal model-based decision-making

Supervisors: Mark Walton

Adam Khan-Qureshi

Image of Adma Khan-QureshiNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Interrogating the Epstein-Barr Virus glycoprotein gB as a potential immunogen for vaccine development

Supervisors: Alexander Douglas, Adrian Hill

Zohar Steinberg

Image of Zohar SteinbergRadcliffe Department of Medicine

The role of TCF-1 in early fate decisions of memory T cells

Supervisors: Ronjon Chakraverty, Adam Wilkinson


Stelios Koukouravas

Image of Stelios KoukouravasDepartment of Oncology

The regulation of Mre11-Rad50-Nbs1 (MRN) complex disassembly in response to ionising radiation

Supervisors: Kristijan Ramadan

Kylie Yeung

Image of Kylie YeungDepartment of Oncology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Development and implementation of high-resolution imaging techniques and post-processing methods for hyperpolarised magnetic resonance imaging

Supervisors: Fergus Gleeson, Damian Tyler




Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship conversion

Title: TBC

Supervisors: David Ray, Noelia Martinez Sanchez, Matthew Baxter, Ana Isabel Dias Neto Domingos

Desire Habonimana

Desire HabonimanaNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Preparing for Paediatric Service Redesign (PREPARE) in a Low-Income Country: exploring the needs and capacity of producing paediatric workforce in BDI

Supervisors: Michael English, Catia Nicodemo 


Adrianna Banducci-KarpSir William Dunn School of Pathology

Viral manipulation of host cell biology for assembly, secretion and immune evasion 

Supervisors: Sumana Sanyal, Pedro Carvalho 


Anisa Hajizadeh

Anisa HajizadehDepartment of Primary Care Health Sciences

The effect of dietary interventions in treating essential hypertension in primary care

Supervisors: Paul Aveyard, Dimitrios Koutoukidis, Rachna Aziz Begh


Oliver BeavanRadcliffe Department of Medicine

Title: TBC

Supervisors: Ketan Patel, Ian Pavord


Emily HydeNuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship conversion

The Role of Vitamin D in the Development and Prevention of Preeclampsia and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

Supervisors: Manu Vatish


Jasmine BlaneDepartment of Psychiatry

Translating sophisticated remote cognitive assessments for the Oxford Brain Health Centre clinical population

Supervisors: Clare Mackay 


Aurelija IppolitoDepartment of Pharmacology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship conversion

The role of 5-HT receptor biased agonism in psychedelic drug action

Supervisors: Trevor Sharp, Grant Churchill 


Daniele CottonNuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Understanding the importance of location within the tumour-bone microenvironment Field: Bone Oncology

Supervisors: Claire Edwards, James Edwards, Srinivasa Rao Rao 


Rachel JonesDepartment of Biochemistry

Projects involving a diverse combination of biophysical and structural techniques, focused on biochemistry of microbes

Supervisors: Benjamin Berks, Richard Berry


Katie CroftRadcliffe Department of Medicine

Title: TBC

Supervisors: Claus Nerlov, Paresh Vyas, Ruth Baker




Meredith LestonDepartment of Primary Care Health Sciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Real-time benefit-risk assessment of vaccine exposure across a nationally representative primary care sentinel network 

Supervisors: Simon de Lusignan, Richard Hobbs, Mark Joy 


Constantinos DemetriouDepartment of Oncology

Investigating the role of inflammation in pancreatic cancer

Supervisors: Shisong Jiang, Eric O'Neill 


Sam MurrayNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Title: TBC

Supervisors: Eleanor Barnes, Susanna Dunachie, Paul Klenerman 


Alice EvansDepartment of Oncology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Optimising CAR-T efficacy in pancreatic cancer with bioengineered scaffolds and immune agonists

Supervisors: Hua Ye, Eric O'Neill 


Bethan O'ConnorDepartment of Physiology, Anatomy, and Genetics

Dopamine transporter regulation of short-term plasticity in dopamine release

Supervisors: Stephanie Cragg


Natasha Fisher-PearsonNuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

The Microbiome and Vaccine Response

Supervisors: Jethro Johnson, Mark Coles, Claire Pearson, Paola Cicconi


Department of Experimental Psychology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Enhancing health and well-being across the lifespan using bio-informed lighting in the built environment

Supervisors: Hannah Smithson, Manuel Spitschan  


Danny GoldDepartment of Biochemistry

Studying the role of Aurora A and Protein Phosphatase 6 in regulation of NDC80 during mitosis

Supervisors: Francis Barr, Bela Novak 


Joel QuinnDepartment of Clinical Neurosciences

Investigation of immune checkpoint receptor activation as a strategy for treating retinal inflammation

Supervisors: Kanmin Xue


Ayaka ShinozakiDepartment of Physiology, Anatomy, and Genetics

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship conversion

Development of Novel RF Coils for Hyperpolarized MRI

Supervisors: Damian Tyler, James Grist


Esra SengulDepartment of Physiology, Anatomy, and Genetics

Unrevealing the Mystery of Heart Regeneration with Astyanax mexicanus

Supervisors: Mathilda Mommersteeg, Carolyn Carr



Gina WrenDepartment of Primary Care Health Sciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship 

Using Behavioural Insights to Improve Effectiveness of Digital Weight Loss Interventions’

Supervisors: Susan Jebb, Dimitrios Koutoukidis, Jadine Scragg 

Femke Ahlers

Femke Ahlers smiling outdoors with green scenery in the background

Nuffield Department of Population Health

Using genomic epidemiology to inform vaccination policy and reduce the global burden of meningitis

Supervisors: Angela Brueggemann

Lukas Braun

Lukas Braun smiling

Department of Experimental Psychology

Theory of Deep Learning: Dynamics of Continual Learning



 Supervisors: Andrew Saxe, Christopher Summerfield

Henry Brigden

Henry Brigden smiling

Department of Oncology

Chimeric Antigen B Cell (CAR B Cell) Therapy for Targeted Therapeutic and Prophylactic Vaccination

Supervisors: Simon Draper, Len Seymour


Katarzyna Chwalenia

Katarzyna Chwalenia smiling

Department of Paediatrics

Effect of myonuclear domain structure on therapies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy


 Supervisors: Matthew Wood 


Max Crane

Max Crane

Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Molecular Determinants of Neurodegeneration in Progressive Multiple Sclerosis


Supervisors: Gabriele De Luca

Delaney Dominey-Foy

Delaney Dominey-Foy

Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

 Characterising Cancer Specific Cytotoxic T-cells in patients with Malignant Pleural Effusion (MPE)

Supervisors: Tao Dong, Yanchun Peng 

Solomon English

Solomon EnglishNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

New approaches to vaccine development against Epstein Barr Virus and Rabies

Supervisors: Alexander Douglas, Simon Draper

Oliver Featherstone

Oliver Featherstone smiling

Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

 Ubiquitin signalling in innate immune responses to pathogens and chronic inflammation in cancer


Supervisors: Pedro Moura AlvesMads Gyrd-Hansen

Luisa Gullino

Luisa Gulliano


The role of glutamate co-release in 5-HT neurons

Supervisors: David Bannerman, Trevor Sharp  


Ruofan Han

Ruofan Han smiling with a desert backgroundNuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Gene therapy for Leber Congenital Amaurosis

Supervisors: Peter Issa, Robert MacLaren

Susannah Holliman

Susannah Holliman smiling in front of brick wall background

Radcliffe Department of Medicine


Switching genes on and off in erythropoiesis


Supervisors: Douglas Higgs

Robert Horsley

Robert Horsley in front of brick wall background

Department of Oncology


Investigating how cells repair DNA damage during mitosis


Supervisors: Andrew Blackford

Alissa Hummer

Alissa Hummer smiling outdoors with green scenery in the background

Department of Statistics

Structural Bioinformatics Computational design of therapeutic antibodies binding GPCRs in a conformation-dependent manner

 Supervisors: Charlotte Deane

Naroa Ibarra Aizpurua

Naroa Ibarra Aizpurua smiling with a green outdoor background wearing an Oxford University graduation gown

Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

The role of astrocytes and microglia in PD pathogenesis in specific GBA N370S patient iPSC-derived neuro-glial co-cultures


Supervisors: Nora Bengoa-Vergniory, Sally Cowley, Richard Wade-Martins

Alina Kurjan

Alina Kurjan

Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Defining the signatures of diseased and aging human tendons to guide tendon repair in vitro (molecular and computational biology, tissue engineering

Supervisors: Matthew Baldwin, Sarah Snelling

Cameron Lang

Cameron Lang

Department of Oncology

Investigating IGF-1 as a cancer risk factor

Supervisors: Valentine Macaulay 


Wojciech Lason

Wojciech Lanson smiling outdoorsNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Integrating human functional genomics, epigenomics and transcriptomics to accelerate drug discovery for precision medicine in asthma

Supervisors: Timothy Hinks, Julian Knight


Image of Ioana-Wilhelmina LucinescuNuffield Department of Women's and Reproductive Health

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Understanding common genomic pathways between endometriosis and other chronic pain conditions and their functional significance

Supervisors: Nilufer Rahmioglu, Katy Vincent, Krina Zondervan

Anezka Macey-Dare

Anezka Macey-Dare smiling

Department of Pharmacology

How maternal antibodies raised against receptors in the neonatal brain can give rise to antibody-mediated brain disorders

Supervisors:  Daniel Anthony, Tommas Ellender

Olaa Mohamed-Ahmed

Olaa Mohamed-Ahmed smilingNuffield Department of Population Health

Epidemiology of autoimmune disease in Chinese adults

Supervisors: Fiona Bragg, Zheng-Ming ChenChristiana Kartsonak

Patrick Pflughaupt

Patrick Pflughaupt

Radcliffe Department of Medicine

  Comparative Analyses and Genomic Sequence-Only Prediction of DNA Breakpoints via Gradient Boosting Machines and Deep Learning 

Supervisors: Peter McHugh,  Aleksandr Sahakyan

Klara Piletic

Klara Piletic smiling in outdoor scenery

Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Are metabolites generated by the microbiota key to a young immune system? Molecular regulation of neutrophil responses in inflammation

Supervisors: Ghada Alsaleh, Fiona Powrie, Anna Simon

Andreea Raslescu

Andreea Raslescu smiling in front of blossom tree

Department of Psychiatry

Developing a neurocognitive model of the antidepressant effects of ketamine

Supervisors: Catherine Harmer, Susannah Murphy

Jasmine Reese

Jasmine Reese smiling

Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

MALDI Imaging for Spatially Resolved Brain Tissue Analytics

Supervisors: Olaf Ansorge, Roman Fischer

Annabell Roberti

Annabell RobertiSir William Dunn School of Pathology

Anti-inflammatory actions of metabolites on macrophages and microglia

Supervisors: David Greaves, Ulrike Gruneberg


Hussam Rostom smilingNuffield Department of Women's and Reproductive Health

Characterisation of hormonal and metabolic changes during lactation

Supervisors: Fadil Hannan, Joanna Poulton, Taha Elajnaf

Leora Sevi

Department of Experimental Psychology

Knowledge of individuals as a constraining factor in an integrative hierarchical predictive account of emotion identification and its deficits

Supervisors: Geoffrey Bird

Kathryn Smith

Kathryn Smith smiling outdoors

Medical Sciences Doctoral Training Centre


DPhil in Ion Channels and Disease  


Supervisors: Christopher Norbury

Lisa Spiering

Lisa Spiering smiling

Department of Experimental Psychology


Cognitive and neural mechanisms of credit assignment


Supervisors: Matthew Rushworth, Jacqueline Scholl 

Anandagopal Srinivasan

Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

Epigenomic basis of drug resistance in Multiple Myeloma

Supervisors: Sarah Gooding, Udo Oppermann

Sven Turkalj

Sven Turkalj wearing a lab coat

Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Molecular basis for clonal advantage in myeloid blood cancers

 Supervisors: Paresh Vyas

Sophie Twigger

Sophie Twigger smiling

Department of Oncology

Investigation of the contribution of redox stress to the therapy resistance of cells experiencing cycling oxygen levels

Supervisors: Stuart Conway, Ester Hammond

Isaac Walton

Isaac Walton standing outdoors in front of a building

Radcliffe Department of Medicine


Building the skull - normal and abnormal development

Supervisors: Stephen Twigg, Andrew Wilkie 


Department of Experimental Psychology

Decision confidence as a function of multiple uncertainty judgments: An investigation of Bayesian inference in decision-making and learning

Supervisors: Nicholas Yeung


sara bandiera

Image of Sara BandieraDepartment of Physiology, Anatomy & Genetics

Engineering and validating polarised organoids: Modelling complex long-range brain interactions by directional morphogen delivery

Supervisors: Zoltan Molnar, William James


Lampros Bisdounis

Image of Lampros BisdounisDepartment of Clinical Neurosciences

Sleep and circadian neuroscience in psychiatric disorders DPhil title: Sleep and circadian rhythm disruption in bipolar disorder

Supervisors: Simon Kyle, Katharine Saunders, Colin Espie



Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Investigation of therapeutic applications of CRISPR technology for the treatment of the Alzheimer's Disease

Supervisors: Benjamin Davies


Charlie Cook

Department of Biochemistry

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Using AI to Drive Drug Discovery for Membrane Protein Targets

Supervisors: Philip Biggin


Image of Rhiannon D'ArcyDepartment of Population Health

Investigating the health and care needs of women with multiple medical conditions in pregnancy

Supervisors: Marian Knight, Lisa Hinton



Radcliffe Department of Medicine

Bayesian Modelling of Single-Cell Data in Developmental Hematopoiesis

Supervisors: Edward Morrissey, Marella De Bruijn


Abigail Fiske

Image of Abigail FiskeDepartment of Experimental Psychology

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Executive function and self-regulation from infancy: Mapping trajectories into early childhood and the impact of the COVID 19 pandemic

Supervisors: Gaia Scerif, Karla Holmboe


fiona hartley

Image of Fiona HartleyDepartment of Oncology

Deciphering the regulation of non-coding RNAs in a hypoxic tumour microenvironment

Supervisors: Francesca Buffa, Adrian Harris


Maisha jabeen

Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

The role of chronic bacterial airways infection in driving severe asthma

Supervisors: Timothy Hinks, Ian Pavord, Paul Klenerman



Department of Biochemistry

Molecular Basis for Cystine Transport via Cystinosin (CTNS)

Supervisors: Simon Newstead, Stephen Barry



Image of Jessica LorimerDepartment of Psychiatry

Ethics and Machine Learning: Adolescent Suicide Prediction on Social Media

Supervisors: Ilina Singh, Hannah Maslen

William McGuinness

Department of Physiology, Anatomy, and Genetics

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Targeting TFEB and TFE3 in iPS-derived Dopaminergic neurons to correct autophagic/lysosomal deficits in Parkinson's Disease

Supervisors: Richard Wade-Martins



Image of Daan PagetDepartment of Pharmacology

The pathology of traumatic brain injury and the role of sub-populations of extracellular vesicles

Supervisors: Daniel Anthony


Keanu Paphiti

Department of Physiology, Anatomy, and Genetics

Development of in vitro 3D white adipose cell culture models for investigating white adipose cell biology and genetics of fat distribution

Supervisors: Roger Cox



Image of Malitha RatnaweeraDepartment of Oncology

A Sting in the Tail for Cancer

Supervisors: Peter McHugh, Adrian Harris



Image of Emile RobertsSir William Dunn School of Pathology

Mechanisms safe-guarding genome integrity during cell division

Supervisors: Ulrike Gruneberg


Image of Judith SayersMedical Sciences Doctoral Training Centre

DPhil in Chromosome and Developmental Biology

Supervisors: Paul Riley, Xin Sun

 Lorika Shkreli

Image of Lorika ShkreliDepartment of Psychiatry

Towards an integrated neuroscientific understanding of anxiety: Growth factors as underlying anxiety vulnerability markers

Supervisors: Andrea Reinecke  

Karen Wendt

Image of Karen WendtDepartment of Engineering Science

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

An Enhanced Transcranial Magnetic Stimulator for Advancing Clinical Neuroscience and Minimally-Invasive Brain Therapies

Supervisors: Timothy Denison, Jacinta O'Shea

Belinda Ameyaw

Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Industrial Collaborative (iCASE) Studentship

Role of NRF2 in oxidative stress pathophysiology of diabetes kidney disease

Supervisors: John Todd, Nicola Beer, Katherine Bull 


Image of Sarah ArmstrongOxford Neuroscience

Testing theories of computation and learning in sensory cortex

Supervisors: Christopher Summerfield, Andrew Saxe, Adam Packer


Image of Claire BlacklockNuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Examining the potential for expanding coverage of neonatal care in low and middle income countries through task shifting and task sharing

Supervisors: Michael English, Lisa Hinton, Jacob McKnight  



Department of Oncology

Aging-associated changes in the tumour microenvironment determine cancer progression and metastasis

Supervisors: Adrian Harris


Catherine Wormald

Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Identification of novel CD4 and CD8 T cell epitopes for targeting in HIV-1 vaccine design

Supervisors: Persephone Borrow, Nicola Ternette


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