Molecular and Cell Biology at University of Leicester - UCAS

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Course summary

We offer PhD and supervision in Molecular and Cell Biology in areas compatible with the research interests of our academic staff:

  • Biochemistry
  • Cancer and Cell Biology
  • Cell Physiology and Pharmacology
  • Cell Signalling and G Protein-coupled Receptor Molecular Pharmacology
  • Mechanisms and Principles of Gene Expression
  • Molecular Physiology of the Cardiovascular System
  • Structure, Dynamics, and Assembly of Macromolecular Complexes
  • Structure-based Drug Discovery and Design
  • Structure-function Relationships in Ion Channels and Receptors


Main research interests include: protein structure and function; cancer, cell, molecular and developmental biology; gene expression; microbial and cardiovascular diseases.

Entry requirements

You must hold a UK undergraduate (Bachelors) degree with at least first class or upper second class honours or an equivalent qualification from a recognised overseas institution.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Please see website for 24/25 postgraduate fee information

Sponsorship information

Research Councils, charities, industry (only for full-time PhD).

Molecular and Cell Biology at University of Leicester - UCAS