What is quorum sensing and how can it be targeted for antimicrobial infections?
Are tumours addicted to oncogene activity?
An insight into cation-pi interactions involved in structure and signalling in the plasma membrane.
Manipulating pre-mrna splicing as a theraputic strategy
The role of cation-pi interactions in transmembrane signalling proteins
How can genomic data be used to understand cancer evolution and to assist with cancer therapy?
Telomeropathies: consider the contribution of telomere maintenance mechanisms to inherited genetic disease
Discuss the origin and biological significance of horizontal gene transfer in higher plants
Can we assign a function to 80% of the DNA in the human genome?
Why do endosymbiotic bacteria have small genomes?
The pathogenesis of Guillain-Barré syndrome: What is the evidence for molecular mimicry?
The role of T suppressor cells in inflammatory Rheumatoid Arthritis
New insights into the molecular basis of hereditary haemochromatosis
T -cells in the pathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Does repeated exposure to malaria infection influence subsequent risk of morbidity?
What is the role of EBV in the pathogenesis of endemic Burkitt's Lymphoma?
Role of endothelial damage in diabetic nephropathy
Stem Cell Niches
The influence of sex hormones on the pathogenesis of SLE
Helicobacter pylori and gastric cancer
The role of the A-beta protein in the pathogenesis of Alzheimers Disease
Why might 'Dracunculus medinesis' become the first human parasite to be eradicated
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - What is its pathophysiology
Does molecular mimicy account for the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis
Immunological memory : T Cell subsets and their functions
The phosphoinositide pathway and cancer
Discuss the uses and mechanisms of action of SSRIs
Mechanisms underlying cocaine abuse and addiction
Corticotrophin-releasing factor system as a potential target to treat affective disorders
Ion channel pathophysiology
Pharmacological advances in the treatment of chronic wounds
Tics in Tourette Synrome: Investigating the role of cognition and volition
Pharmacotherapy versus cognitive therapy in depression
Are animals capable of mental time travel?
The nature and treatment of cognitive deficits in schizophrenia
Is evil innate?
Psychopharmacology versus cognitive therapy in depression
The concept of core cognitive deficit in schizophrenia
Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Metabolic and circulatory adaptations enabling enhanced muscle growth in body builders
Glucocorticoids and the treatment of infant respiratory distress syndrome
The role of NGF in CNS injury
The neurobiology of placebo analgesia
Prenatal and postnatal consequences of nephron deficit
The relation of Guyton's model of the circulation to our understanding of cardiac failure
The role of thyroid hormones in fetal maturation of the CNS
The role of maternal diet in determining future susceptibility to type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome
Tympanic hearing in terrestrial vertebrates
Hypothyroidism: its long and short term effects on the fetus
The physiological risks of ultra-endurance events
Astrocytes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - friend or foe?
Targeting sleep for cognitive enhancement: a dream or reality?
How close are we to a treatment for spinal cord injury?
Does reciprocal altruism really occur in animals?
Mother infant relationships form the bedrock of all mammalian social behaviour
Are there genes for behaviour?
Hardwired or not? The role of neural activity in nervous system development.
What evidence indicates a co-evolution of insectivore bats and moths?
Is diversity the spice of life? Exploring the relationship between nature, biodiversity and psychological well-being
Transcriptional signature matching strategies in computational drug discovery and repositioning
History and Philosophy of Science
The ethics of enhancing human traits
Woman and medicine in early modern Europe
The history of the localisation of brain function, including the use of Fmri
Prenatal screening for spina bifida: ethical considerations
The ethics of global research funding
Human, Social and Political Sciences
Investigating the Validity of the Endurance Running Hypothesis
The Dual Perspectives of Service Users and Staff of Health & Social Care Provision to Homeless People with Problematic Substance Use in Manchester
Medicine, Ethics and Law
The ethics of saviour siblings
The withdrawal or witholding of life-prolonging treatment
Voluntary euthanasia: the ethical arguments
The ethical problems associated with stem cell research
Psychological and Behavioural Sciences
A Biopsychosocial Model of Gender Identity and Dysphoria