Information about the research project and outputs from various studentships previously supported by the Society can be found below:
Adhesion signalling in embryo-epithelial interactions at implantation.
Expression of autism susceptibility genes in the earliest stages of human cerebral cortex development.
Investigation of pathological mechanisms underlying the childhood motor neurone disease Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) and evaluation of new therapeutic strategies.
Mechanoadaptation of developing Limbs: 'Shaking a Leg'.
Development of olfactory ensheathing glial from the neural crest.
A novel glial cell with neural stem cell properties.
The roles of planar cell polarity genes in a classical anatomical system: the cornea.
Synthetic morphology: using synthetic biology modules to engineer model tissues.
The role of the tenocyte in tendon ossification: inherent plasticity orenvironmental cues?
Investigating the development of the pharyngeal apparatus
Characterisation of the migration of neuroblasts during the formation of the cranial sensory ganglia.
Epigenetic regulation of transcriptional activity within the syncytiotrophoblast of human placenta.
Investigation into the biological effects of novel synthetic retinoid analogues on avian embryogenesis and their mechanisms of action.
Intra and interspecific craniofacial morphology in old world monkeys: environments, dietary adaptations and facial mechanics.
Cellular and molecular recognition of a novel neural migratory stream in the adult mouse brain.
Limb vein pattern analysis: a biometric for human forensic identification.
Investigation of the embryological origin and development of intrinsic ganglia within the mammalian lung.
Elucidating the molecular mechanisms underlying cell movements in early mammalian embryogenesis.
Development of Functional Regionalisation in the Human Neocortex
Comparative analysis of early axon tracts in the embryonic vertebrate brain
Axon Outgrowth in the Developing Cerebral Cortex
Table ot Current Studentships