Student theses

Aldosterone-induced endothelial glycocalyx dysfunction, a potential therapeutic target in proteinuria?

Author: Butler, M., 25 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Satchell, S. (Supervisor) & Foster, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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An investigation into the genomic actions of glucocorticoid binding receptors in the rat brain following acute stress and circadian influences

Author: Kennedy, C. L., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Reul, J. M. H. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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An investigation into the role of bone mass and other factors in determining fracture risk in children

Author: Clark, E. M., 2007

Supervisor: Tobias, J. (Supervisor) & Ness, A. R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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An investigation into the role of bone mass and other factors in determining fracture risk in children

Author: Clark, E. M., 2007

Supervisor: Ness, A. R. (Supervisor) & Tobias, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Apoptosis in breast cancer cells

Author: Chan, C. W., 2004

Supervisor: Norman, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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A preclinical and clinical investigation into quantitative magnetic resonance imaging as a tool for estimating onset time in hyperacute ischaemic stroke

Author: McGarry, B., 12 May 2020

Supervisor: Kauppinen, R. (Supervisor) & Gilchrist, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Assessing the changing risk factors associated with Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

Author: Blair, P. S. P., 1998

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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A study of the age related changes on the endocranial surface of the skull

Author: Skinner, G. A., 1997

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

A Viral Approach to Translatome Profiling of CA1 Neurons During Associative Recognition Memory Formation

Author: Gaunt, J., 25 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Uney, J. (Supervisor), Warburton, C. (Supervisor) & Marucci, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Baculoviral Nanosystems for DNA Delivery and Energy Sensing

Author: Crocker, H. L., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Berger, I. (Supervisor) & Collinson, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Beta cell loss in autoimmune diabetes: a useful clinical biomarker of disease progression?

Author: Alrashidi, F., 6 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Gillespie, K. (Supervisor) & Williams, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Better care costs less: a system-based approach in maternity

Author: Yau, C., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Lenguerrand, E. (Supervisor), Draycott, T. J. (Supervisor) & Pizzo, E. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Biomimetic Gelatin Nanofibrous Scaffolds for the Mechanical Modulation of Cardiac Pericyte Fate

Author: Naduthottathil, M. R., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Davis, S. (Supervisor), Su, B. (Supervisor) & Madeddu, P. R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Cancer pain and the World Health Organization analgesic ladder

Author: Reid, C. M., 2007

Supervisor: Hanks, G. (Supervisor) & Forbes, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine (MD)

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Cerebral amyloid angiopathy: Pathological consequences and genetic determinants in the Alzheimer's disease brain

Author: Chalmers, K. A., 2004

Supervisor: Wilcock, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Characterisation of a novel animal model for obsessive-compulsive disorder

Author: Man, J. K. C., 2005

Supervisor: Nutt, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Characterisation of the stress response to heart surgery in children

Author: Fudulu, D., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Angelini, G. (Supervisor), Lightman, S. (Supervisor), Gibbison, B. (Supervisor) & Spiga, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Characterization of dissociative anesthetics acting at the NMDA receptor site

Author: Kang, H. H., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Lightman, S. (Supervisor) & Collingridge, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Circadian gene expression of tryptophan hydroxylase 2 in the Dorsal and Median Raphe nuclei is altered by dysregulated glucocorticoid rhythms

Author: Reyes Prieto, N. M., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Conway-Campbell, B. (Supervisor), Walker, J. (Supervisor) & Lightman, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Decellularised Veins as a Scaffold for in situ Vascular Tissue Engineering

Author: Sulaiman, N., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Ascione, R. (Supervisor), George, S. (Supervisor) & Suleiman, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Deorphanising G protein-coupled receptors : the search for fast steroid receptors

Author: Hazell, G. G. J., 2011

Supervisor: Lolait, S. (Supervisor) & O'Carroll, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Describing the development of hip shape in adolescence, and environmental and genetic influences on this process, in ALSPAC offspring

Author: Frysz, M., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Paternoster, L. (Supervisor) & Tobias, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Developing regulatable lentiviral vectors for the treatment of nerve injuries and Parkinson’s disease

Author: Houghton, B., 14 May 2013

Supervisor: Wong, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Development and characterisation of a human ex vivo model of aneurysm

Author: Bianco, R., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Johnson, J. L. (Supervisor) & George, S. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Does the IGF axis influence EMT to play a role in bladder cancer progression?

Author: Tang, S., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Perks, C. (Supervisor) & Holly, J. M. P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Dysregulation of microRNAs in dementia

Author: Gerardo-Aviles, J., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Kehoe, P. G. (Supervisor) & Allen, S. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Early visual processing in ageing and Alzheimer's disease.

Author: Tales, A., 1999

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Endometrial resection versus abdominal hysterectomy: a model for the evaluation of new surgical technology

Author: Dwyer, N. A., 1992

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine (MD)

Evaluation, prevention and surgical treatment of post-keratoplasty astigmatism with the use of computer assisted videokeratography.

Author: Karabatsas, C. H., 1997

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine (MD)

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Evaluation of EEG-based depth of anaesthesia monitoring

Author: Cox, M. V., 2008

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Evolutionary implications of late Cenozoic mollusc assemblages from the Turkana Basin, North Kenya

Author: Williamson, P. G., 1980

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Evolving Diagnostic Role of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in Acute Coronary Syndrome

Author: Ghosh Dastidar, A., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Bucciarelli-Ducci, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Examining the Role of Placental-derived MicroRNA Secretions in Response to Gestational Hypoxia on Foetal Neurodevelopment

Author: Bignell, A. L., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Case, C. P. (Supervisor), Perks, C. M. (Supervisor), Uney, J. B. (Supervisor) & Fulga, T. A. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)

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Exploring the In Vivo Dynamics of Endogenous Cardiovascular Extracellular Vesicles using Zebrafish

Author: Scott, A., 6 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Richardson, R. (Supervisor), Martin, P. (Supervisor) & Emanueli, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)

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Extended benchmarking in total hip replacement

Author: Evans, J. T., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Whitehouse, M. (Supervisor) & Sayers, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine (MD)

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Feeding and Autoimmunity in Children with Down’s Syndrome Evaluation Study (FADES)

Author: Williams, G. M. G., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Hamilton-Shield, J. P. (Supervisor), Gillespie, K. M. (Supervisor) & Leary, S. D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Free cortisol in healthy individuals - combining microdialysis and a novel portable collection device for continuous ambulatory sampling

Author: Bhake, R., 10 May 2016

Supervisor: Lightman, S. L. (Supervisor) & Linthorst, A. C. E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Gene expression of Neisseria meningitidis in the upper respiratory tract

Author: Tekletsion, Y. K., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Finn, A. H. R. (Supervisor) & Christensen, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Glucose sensing and autonomic projections in Corticotrophin releasing neurons of the paraventricular hypothalamus

Author: Simpson, A., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Pickering, A. E. (Supervisor) & Balthasar, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Gonadotrophin-releasing hormone signalling: exploring the sensing of hormone concentration and dynamics

Author: Alobaid, H. M. S., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Tsaneva-Atanasova, K. (Supervisor) & McArdle, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Immunomodulatory effects of surgical trauma and blood transfusion.

Author: Gharehbaghian, A., 2002

Supervisor: Bradley, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Impact of osteoporotic vertebral fractures in older women

Author: Al-Sari, U., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Tobias, J. (Supervisor) & Clark, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Investigating Adeno-Associated Virus as a Vector for Gene Therapy for Steroid-Resistant Nephrotic Syndrome

Author: Ding, W., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Saleem, M. (Supervisor) & Welsh, G. I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Investigating the NF-KappaB and Nrf2/Keap1 pathways in venous endothelial cells under acute shear stress: Implications for vein graft failure

Author: Ward, A., 25 Sep 2018

Supervisor: George, S. (Supervisor) & Zakkar, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigating the Roles SAFB Proteins Play in Controlling Haemopoiesis and in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia

Author: Allahyani, M., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Uney, J. B. (Supervisor) & Blair, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigation of novel biomarkers and treatment strategies in steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome

Author: Sen, E., 7 May 2019

Supervisor: Saleem, M. (Supervisor) & Welsh, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigations of the classical and non-classical axis of the renin angiotensin system in dementia

Author: Al Mulhim, N. S. K., 12 May 2020

Supervisor: Miners, S. (Supervisor) & Kehoe, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Loss of ultradian glucocorticoid pulses modulates glucocorticoid receptor and transcriptional regulation in the liver

Author: Flynn, B., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Conway-Campbell, B. (Supervisor) & Lightman, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Making the father pay : the Child Support Act, 1991, from an historical perspective.

Author: Anderson, C., 1998

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Mineralocorticoid and Glucocorticoid Receptor Interactive Complexes and their Cellular Localisation

Author: Paul, S. N., 12 May 2020

Supervisor: Lightman, S. (Supervisor) & Rivers, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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