Industrial CASE studentships available for 2018

Industrial CASE projects are listed below.

Supervisor(s)Academic organisationsIndustrial PartnerProject Title
Dame Prof Frances Ashcroft (Oxford), Prof Patrik Rorsman (Oxford), and Prof James Johnson (Novo Nordisk)The University of OxfordNovo NordiskRegulation of insulin biosynthesis
Prof Renier van der Hoorn (Oxford), Dr Nick Holton (Leaf Expression SystemsThe University of OxfordLeaf Expression SystemsMechanisms underlying improved molecular pharming by protease inhibitors
Dr Andrew Jones (Oxford Brookes University), Prof Isabel Bermudez (Oxford Brookes University), Jim Goodchild (Syngenta)Oxford Brookes UniversitySyngentaCharacterisation of the aphid nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene family
Prof John Mackay (Oxford) and Dr Roger Moore (Forest Research)The University of OxfordForest Research (a branch of the Forestry Commission), on behalf of ForestartBiological defenses of Sitka spruce against the weevil Hylobius abietis: investigation of genetic variability and molecular basis to facilitate resistance breeding
Prof Gail Preston (Oxford), Dr Nicola Holden (James Hutton Institute), Dr Louise Crozier (Anacail Ltd)The University of Oxford, James Hutton InstituteAnacail Ltd. Ozone-mediated control of food spoilage and food-borne pathogens
Dr Mark Walton (Oxford), Prof David Bannerman (Oxford), Dr Francois Gastambide (Lundbeck A/S) The University of OxfordLundbeck A/SInvestigating the regulation of mesolimbic dopamine during reward-guided action selection and inhibition