Student theses

An Alternative Approach to Combat Antimicrobial Resistant Infections of Medical Implants and Devices

Author: Jenkins, J. J., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Nobbs, A. (Supervisor), Su, B. (Supervisor) & Verkade, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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An investigation of the relationship between carriage of Leptospira and kidney disease in cats

Author: Longhurst, A., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Cogan, T. (Supervisor) & Jeffery, A. (Supervisor)

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

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A participatory, farmer-led approach to changing practice around antimicrobial use on UK dairy farms

Author: Morgans, L. C., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Reyher, K. (Supervisor), Main, D. (External person) (Supervisor), Buller, H. (External person) (Supervisor) & Escobar-Tello, M. P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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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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Biological and lifestyle predictors of survival in head and neck cancer.

Author: Beynon, R. A., 23 Jun 2020

Supervisor: Dos Santos Ferreira, D. (Supervisor), Ingle, S. (Supervisor), Ness, A. (Supervisor), Martin, R. (Supervisor) & May, M. T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Characterisation of β-lactam/Vaborbactam activity in Klebsiella pneumoniae

Author: Douglas, E. J. A., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Avison, M. (Supervisor), Massey, R. (Supervisor) & Spencer, J. (Supervisor)

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

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Development of a Chlorhexidine-Hexametaphosphate Coating for Titanium to Combat Early Implant Failure

Author: Garner, S. J., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Barbour , M. E. (Supervisor) & Nobbs, A. H. (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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Establishing a Reverse Genetic System for Type 1 Feline Coronavirus

Author: Saunders, S. J., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Davidson, A. D. (Supervisor) & Tasker, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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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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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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Genetic manipulation of Rhizobium for tolerance to heat, acid and salt stress in soils impacted by climatic variability

Author: Liwimbi, L., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Foster, G. D. (Supervisor) & Bailey, A. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Helminth parasites of pigs and humans in North Central Nigeria, with a particular focus on Taenia solium

Author: Weka, R., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Morgan, E. R. (Supervisor) & Eisler, M. C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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High-throughput proteomic analysis of the dengue virus secretome and the identification of plasma biomarkers of disease severity

Author: Luvira, V., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Morgan, D. (Supervisor) & Davidson, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Improving dairy cattle welfare : examining Motivational Interviewing, veterinary communication and the herd health advisory paradigm

Author: Bard, A. M., 19 Jun 2018

Supervisor: Reyher, K. K. (Supervisor), Main, D. C. J. (Supervisor), Roe, E. J. (Supervisor), Haase, A. M. (Supervisor) & Whay, H. R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Interaction between immune cells phenotype and the microbiome in B cells immunodeficiency diseases: miRNA & microbiomes in PIDDs

Author: Al-Nesf Al-Mansouri, M. A. A. Y., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Morgan, D. J. (Supervisor) & Kafienah, W. (Supervisor)

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

Investigating Fusobacterium pathogenesis using molecular and genomic methods to inform vaccine design

Author: Brewer, M. L., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Hill, D. (Supervisor) & Brady, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigating the genetic basis for bacterial toxin production using functional genomics

Author: Stevens, E., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Massey, R. C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigating the Relationship between Anxiety and Alcohol Use: Observational and Experimental Evidence

Author: Dyer, M., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Munafo, M. (Supervisor), Hickman, M. (Supervisor) & Heron, J. (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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Investigating tumour-mediated immunosuppression of CD8+ T cells

Author: Novelli, D. J., 24 Jul 2019

Supervisor: Morgan, D. J. (Supervisor) & Wuelfing, C. (Supervisor)

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

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Investigation and comparison of the human interactions of flaviviral NS5 protein

Author: Hales, J., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Davidson, A. (Supervisor)

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

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Investigation into the effects of a mutation in the dengue virus NS4B protein that confers a persistently-infecting phenotype

Author: Mordant, F., 25 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Davidson, A. (Supervisor)

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

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Modelling the transmission of gastrointestinal nematodes in saiga antelope under changing demography and climate.

Author: Evans, B. S., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Morgan, E. R. (Supervisor) & Wall, R. L. (Supervisor)

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

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Modulating anti-tumour-specific CD8+ cytotoxic T lymphocyte responses

Author: Kandage, D., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Morgan, D. (Supervisor)

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

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Resistance to macrocyclic lactones in the parasitic mite Psoroptes ovis (Acari: Psoroptidae)

Author: Sturgess-Osborne, C., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Wall, R. (Supervisor)

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

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Risk factors for the carriage of antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli in puppies and adult dogs

Author: Wareham, K., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Reyher, K. (Supervisor) & Cogan, T. (Supervisor)

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

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Studies on the aetiopathogenesis and treatment of feline chronic gingivostomatitis.

Author: Harley, R., 2000

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Study of polymeric micelles as a drug delivery system for carrier internalisation and cargo release in epithelial cell barriers

Author: Castillo Hernandez, T. F., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Jepson, M. A. (Supervisor) & Saunders, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Substrate and Inhibitor Interactions of Class A β-Lactamases

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

Supervisor: Spencer, J. (Supervisor) & Mulholland, A. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Synthesis and Characterisation of Photoresponsive Thermoplastic Liquid Crystal Elastomers

Author: Beckett, L., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Manners, I. (Supervisor), Ting, V. P. (Supervisor) & Seddon, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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The effect of veterinary endectocides on the reproductive physiology and output of temperate dung beetle species

Author: Weaving, H., 6 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Wall, R. (Supervisor)

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

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The Impact of Sialidases on the Urogenital Tract

Author: Oswin, H., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Hill, D. (Supervisor) & Horner, P. (External person) (Supervisor)

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

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The interplay between innate immunity and metabolism in the retinal pigment epithelium

Author: Scott, L. M., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Dick, A. (Supervisor) & Theodoropoulou, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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The Other Trypanosome: A Proton NMR Approach to the Culture and Extracellular Metabolomics of Trypanosoma congolense

Author: Rought-Rought, A., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Gibson, W. (Supervisor) & Barker, G. (Supervisor)

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

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Trafficking and Neurotrophic Effects of Botulinum Neurotoxin Type A

Author: Solabre Valois, L., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Banting, G. (Supervisor) & Henley, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Use of infectious clones to gain insights into Cassava brown streak virus gene function

Author: Tomlinson, K., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Foster, G. (Supervisor) & Bailey, A. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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