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  • Project . 2009 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: BB/F01693X/1
    Funder Contribution: 1,221,540 GBP
    Partners: University of Edinburgh

    Doctoral Training Partnerships: a range of postgraduate training is funded by the Research Councils. For information on current funding routes, see the common terminology at www.rcuk.ac.uk/StudentshipTerminology. Training grants may be to one organisation or to a consor...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: MR/K023985/1
    Funder Contribution: 173,665 GBP
    Partners: University of Oxford

    Infections due to the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus continue to present a threat to health. At present, it takes several days and a number of different techniques to grow the bacteria from a specimen, confirm that it is S. aureus and test for susceptibility to antibiot...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: 509031
    Funder Contribution: 49,145 GBP
    Partners: SHU

    To develop and optimise new glass fibre material through embedding expertise in crystallisation behaviour and compositional modification.

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/L007886/1
    Funder Contribution: 383,712 GBP
    Partners: University of Bristol, St Monica Trust, Alive! Activities, ISHED CIC

    How do we build connections in increasingly ageing communities? How do we get better at sharing personal stories and oral histories in ways that build community as well as creating new academic insights? How can we harness the evocative power of lifelong objects and the...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/J01768X/2
    Funder Contribution: 84,800 GBP
    Partners: University of Warwick

    Photovoltaics have the potential to supply all the world's energy needs. The market for photovoltaics is dominated by cells made from crystalline silicon, which account for more than 80% of today's production. Whilst other technologies are being researched, silicon's ab...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: MR/K015516/1
    Funder Contribution: 897,680 GBP
    Partners: University of Salford

    Serious mental illness (SMI) such as schizophrenia affects 1% of people, with an onset usually in early adult life. A lifelong, relapsing illness then occurs in 80%. Relapses often lead to urgent inpatient stays, which are expensive and unpleasant for the sufferer. Ment...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: BB/L01811X/1
    Funder Contribution: 149,022 GBP
    Partners: University of Oxford

    The human body is composed of billions of cells of different types. Each cell type (e.g. skin cells, liver cells, red blood cells) has its own specific roles. Many diseases arise from a breakdown or defect in the complex biochemistry within specific types of cells. A cl...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: 710419
    Funder Contribution: 100,002 GBP
    Partners: Scottoiler (Scotland) Limited

    Scottoiler has been designing and manufacturing award winning chain lubrication systems for motorcycles since 1986. The oiler system works by delivering lubrication to a motorcycle chain as it is driven. Scottoiler has developed an international reputation and brand wit...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: 320089
    Funder Contribution: 3,000 GBP
    Partners: Brown & Holmes (Tamworth) Limited

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  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: BB/J005312/1
    Funder Contribution: 395,032 GBP
    Partners: University of London

    The purpose of our work is to understand how ion channels function as molecules. The key to this is to know the 3-D structure of the channel (by X-ray crystallography) and to find out how this structure moves when the channel is activated, mainly by recording its electr...