School of Medicine

  • United Kingdom

Student theses

A Comprehensive Analysis of SGLT2-inhibition in Type 2 Diabetes and Heart Failure

Author: Singh, J., 2019

Supervisor: Lang, C. (Supervisor) & Struthers, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

Age-dependent regulation of hippocampal excitatory synaptic transmission by leptin

Author: Mcgregor, G., 2018

Supervisor: Harvey, J. (Supervisor) & Irving, A. J. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

A Multi-Method Systems Approach to Antimicrobial Management in Continuing Care Wards

Author: McNeil, K., 2017

Supervisor: Davey, P. (Supervisor) & Fioratou, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

A Multi-Perspective Qualitative Exploration of Early-Career Medical Trainee Experiences of Rotational Transitions

Author: Smithies, A., 2019

Supervisor: Ker, J. (Supervisor) & Howden, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

An analysis of the utility of quantitative faecal immunochemical tests in screening and symptomatic populations

Author: Mcdonald, P. J., 2016

Supervisor: Steele, R. (Supervisor) & Bartlett, W. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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An autoregulatory loop between NRF2 and HIPK2 shapes cytoprotective responses

Author: Torrente Fernandez, L., 2017

Supervisor: de la Vega, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

An Epidemiological Study of Diabetic Cataract in Scotland based on Electronic Health Record (GoDARTS dataset)

Author: Chang, C., 2016

Supervisor: Meng, W. (Supervisor), Williams, F. (Supervisor) & Looker, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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An Evaluation of Transforming Growth Factor-β Signalling in Adult Glioblastoma

Author: Willison, A., 2019

Supervisor: Inman, G. (Supervisor) & Hossain-Ibrahim, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

An Investigation of Health Care Professionals' Attitudes and Beliefs Toward the Management of Chronic Pain in Older Adults

Author: Cameron, P. A., 2016

Supervisor: Smith, B. (Supervisor) & Schofield, P. A. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

A Pilot Study- Identify Genetic Variants for Diabetic Cataract Using GoDARTS Dataset

Author: Zhang, K., 2016

Supervisor: Meng, W. (Supervisor), Looker, H. (Supervisor) & Williams, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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A Proof-of-Concept Study to evaluate the benefit from add-on therapy with montelukast versus salmeterol in children with asthma carrying the Arg/Arg-16 β2-receptor genotype

Author: Donald, H., 2015

Supervisor: Palmer, C. (Supervisor) & Mukhopadhyay, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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Assessing risk of familial breast cancer: effectiveness of current UK guidelines

Author: Littlejohn, L., 2017

Supervisor: Berg, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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Can Hippotherapy Improve Gait in Spastic Cerebral Palsy?

Author: Giraudon, J., 2017

Supervisor: Abboud, R. (Supervisor) & Arnold, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

Cardiovascular Effects of Metformin on Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Nondiabetic Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

Author: Mohan, M., 2019

Supervisor: Lang, C. (Supervisor) & George, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

CatSper: Characterisation in Human Spermatozoa and Clinical Significance

Author: Williams, H. L., 2016

Supervisor: Barratt, C. (Supervisor) & Martins Da Silva, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Characterisation of leptin mimetic agents as therapeutic targets in Alzheimer's disease

Author: Malekizadeh, Y., 2016

Supervisor: Harvey, J. (Supervisor) & Irving, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Characterisation of novel mechanisms of resistance to single-agent and combination chemotherapy in ovarian cancer

Author: Vaidyanathan, A., 2019

Supervisor: Smith, G. (Supervisor), Clarke, P. (Supervisor) & Herrington, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Characterisation of the cell-surface localised palmitoyl acyl transferase, DHHC5

Author: Plain, F., 2018

Supervisor: Fraser, N. (Supervisor), Hales, T. (Supervisor) & Fuller, W. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Comorbid opioid dependence and chronic pain: Clinical implications

Author: Higgins, C., 2018

Supervisor: Matthews, K. (Supervisor) & Smith, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Control of apoptosis in response to mitotic arrest

Author: Rogers, K. I., 2017

Supervisor: Clarke, P. R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Philosophy

Could a Foot Pressure Platform Replace X-ray to Diagnose Hallux Valgus Deformity?

Author: Alzahrani, R., 2019

Supervisor: Abboud, R. (Supervisor), Wilkinson, A. (Supervisor) & Harrold, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Developing an evidenced based undergraduate otolaryngology curriculum

Author: Steven, R., 2018

Supervisor: McAleer, J. (Supervisor) & Mires, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

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Development of a method for automating effective patient diameter estimation for digital radiography

Author: Worrall, M., 2019

Supervisor: Sutton, D. (Supervisor) & Vinnicombe, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Development of hydraulic propulsion for colonoscopic devices

Author: Coleman, S., 2019

Supervisor: Cuschieri, A. (Supervisor) & Cochran, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Development of non-invasive techniques for bladder cancer diagnosis and therapy

Author: Palmer, S. G., 2016

Supervisor: Nabi, G. (Supervisor) & McGloin, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Diagnosis of Colorectal Polyps Using Optical Projection Tomography

Author: Coats, M. V., 2016

Supervisor: Steele, R. (Supervisor), Carey, F. (Supervisor) & Wedden, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Discovering the p53 isoforms’ code

Author: Jo, S., 2017

Supervisor: Bourdon, J. (Supervisor) & Meek, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Dual regulation of transcription factor Nrf2 by Keap1 and the beta-TrCP/GSK-3 in cancer

Author: Ebisine, K., 2019

Supervisor: Hayes, J. (Supervisor) & Dinkova-Kostova, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Effects of xanthine oxidase inhibitors in pulmonary hypertension associated with chronic lung disease

Author: Liu Shiu Cheong, P., 2019

Supervisor: Struthers, A. (Supervisor) & Lipworth, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

Elastic Characterization of ex vivo Human Prostate Tissue Using Vibration Optical Coherence Elastography and Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy

Author: Ling, Y., 2018

Supervisor: Huang, Z. (Supervisor), McGloin, D. (Supervisor) & Nabi, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Fabrication of Ultrasound Transducers and Arrays Integrated within Needles for Imaging Guidance and Diagnosis

Author: McPhillips, R., 2017

Supervisor: Vinnicombe, S. (Supervisor) & Demore, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Factors associated with co-prescription of opioids and gabapentinoids

Author: Wu, S., 2017

Supervisor: Smith, B. (Supervisor), Watson, J. (Supervisor) & Meng, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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Genetic and non-genetic determinants of drug response in type 2 diabetes

Author: Dawed, A. Y., 2017

Supervisor: Pearson, E. (Supervisor) & Zhou, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

Genetic factors associated with neuropathic pain

Author: Veluchamy, A., 2019

Supervisor: Smith, B. (Supervisor) & Palmer, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Genetic factors in statin intolerance

Author: Siddiqui, M. K., 2016

Supervisor: Palmer, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Genomic investigation into the evolution of Staphylococcus aureus and the micro-epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus in atopic eczema

Author: Harkins, C. P., 2016

Supervisor: Proby, C. (Supervisor) & Holden, M. T. G. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Increasing Physical Activity in Omani Adult Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Attending Primary Health Care Facilities, MUSCAT

Author: Al-Ghafri, T., 2019

Supervisor: Anderson, A. (Supervisor), Craigie, A. (Supervisor), Al Farsi, D. Y. (External person) (Supervisor) & Bannerman, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Influence of genotoxic drug-induced post-translational modifications on mutant p53 stability and oncogenic activities

Author: Estevan Barber, A., 2018

Supervisor: Bourdon, J. (Supervisor), Fuller-Pace, F. (Supervisor) & Meek, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Inhibition of PLK1 by p53 and by PLK1-targeted drugs

Author: Ahmadi, M., 2018

Supervisor: Meek, D. (Supervisor), Clarke, P. R. (Supervisor) & Fuller-Pace, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Interprofessional Education between Medical and Pharmacy Students: A Study of What and How Pre-registration Medical and Pharmacy Students Learn With, From and About Each Other in a Classroom Based Interprofessional Environment

Author: Steven, K. A., 2019

Supervisor: Howden, S. (Supervisor), Mires, G. (Supervisor), O'Carroll, V. (External person) (Supervisor) & Strath, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

Intersecting identities in healthcare education: Exploring the influence of gendered environments on healthcare students’ workplace learning, retention and success

Author: Verma, A., 2018

Supervisor: Schofield, S. (Supervisor), Rees, C. (External person) (Supervisor), Ajjawi, R. (External person) (Supervisor) & Monrouxe, L. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Investigating the Anti-Melanoma Activity of Combinatorial Paclitaxel and MEK Inhibitor

Author: Al-Yousuf, K., 2018

Supervisor: Sherwood, V. (Supervisor) & Proby, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Investigating the role of transcription factor Nrf2 in the pathogenesis of NAFLD

Author: Wood, K. L., 2017

Supervisor: Dillon, J. (Supervisor) & Hayes, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

Investigation of the metabolic phenotype and metformin response of ATM heterozygous mice

Author: Tarlton, J. M. R., 2017

Supervisor: McCrimmon, R. (Supervisor) & Sutherland, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

Investigation of the role of p53 in protecting cancer cells against PLK1 inhibitors

Author: Smith, L., 2017

Supervisor: Meek, D. (Supervisor) & Fuller-Pace, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Methylation analysis and diagnostics of Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome

Author: Ibrahim, A., 2016

Supervisor: Berg, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

Nonlinear Dynamics of Microcirculation and Energy Metabolism for the Prediction of Cardiovascular Risk

Author: Smirni, S., 2018

Supervisor: Khan, F. (Supervisor) & MacDonald, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Opioid modulation of AMPA receptors: A new target to treat mood disorders and cognitive dysfunction

Author: Mariano, A., 2019

Supervisor: Langston, R. (Supervisor) & Lambert, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Personalising Inhaled Corticosteroid Dose Response in Persistent Asthma

Author: Anderson, W. J., 2016

Supervisor: Lipworth, B. (Supervisor) & Fardon, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

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