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Exploiting crosstalk between growth and immunity in plants : the role of the Phytophthora infestans effector AVR2 in potato late blight

Author: Turnbull, D., 2016

Supervisor: Birch, P. (Supervisor), Gilroy, E. (Supervisor) & Hein, I. (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

A multi-methods approach to explore the organisational level barriers and facilitators to the implementation of evidence-based guidance in primary care.

Author: Cassie, H. C., 2016

Supervisor: Clarkson, J. (Supervisor), Treweek, S. (External person) (Supervisor), McKee, L. (External person) (Supervisor), Ramsay, C. R. (External person) (Supervisor) & Young, L. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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"Playing in a House of Mirrors": Exploring the Six-Part-Story Method as Embodied 'Reflexion'

Author: Vettraino, E. O., 2016

Supervisor: Jindal-Snape, D. (Supervisor) & Miller, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Educational Psychology

Morphometric measurements of the retinal vasculature in ultra-wide scanning laser ophthalmoscopy as biomarkers for cardiovascular disease

Author: Pellegrini, E., 2016

Supervisor: Trucco, E. (Supervisor) & Houston, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Does Virtual Haptic Dissection Improve Student Learning? : A Multi-Year Comparative Study

Author: Erolin, C., 2016

Supervisor: Lamb, C. (Supervisor), Wilkinson, C. (Supervisor) & Soames, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Development and Evaluation of Ag-PTFE Based Nano-composite Coatings for Medical Devices

Author: Zhang, S., 2016

Supervisor: Zhao, Q. (Supervisor) & Keatch, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The Impact of Implementing Carbon Tax and Feed-in Tariff: A CGE Analysis of the Indonesian Case

Author: Hasudungan, H. W. V., 2016

Supervisor: Molana, H. (Supervisor) & Feraboli, O. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Cyclic di-GMP signalling and the regulation of virulence, biofilm formation and epiphytic fitness in the phytopathogen Xanthomonas campestris

Author: Hollmann, B., 2016

Supervisor: Ryan, R. (Supervisor) & Palmer, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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Probabilistic Modelling of Replication Fidelity in Eukaryotic Genomes

Author: Mamun, M. A., 2016

Supervisor: Newman, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Non-Wnt Functions of APC: Unravelling the Link between APC and Apoptosis

Author: Cuddihy, J., 2016

Supervisor: Hiom, K. (Supervisor) & Nathke, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

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The role of JAK1 and JAK3 in CD8+ effector T cells

Author: Rollings, C., 2016

Supervisor: Cantrell, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Identification of genes involved in (1,3;1,4)-β-glucan synthesis in barley (Hordeum vulgare)

Author: Schreiber, M., 2016

Supervisor: Halpin, C. (Supervisor) & Waugh, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Standardisation and quality assurance of 2D ultrasound Shear Wave Elastography imaging in breast tissue

Author: Skerl, K., 2016

Supervisor: Evans, A. (Supervisor) & Cochran, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Technical Development of Brickwork in Scotland 1700-1900

Author: Jenkins, M., 2016

Supervisor: Burford, N. (Supervisor), Grieve, N. (Supervisor) & Cumming, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Regulation of transcription factors NRF2 and HSF1 in mediating cellular stress responses

Author: Dayalan Naidu, S., 2016

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

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Settling Environment-Related Investment Disputes: Current Approaches and A Way Forward

Author: Barmakhshad, H., 2016

Supervisor: Cameron, P. (Supervisor), Sindico, F. (Supervisor) & Kolo, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Impact of Postgraduate Qualifications in Medical Education

Author: Sethi, A., 2016

Supervisor: McAleer, J. (Supervisor), Ajjawi, R. (Supervisor) & Schofield, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Towards an understanding of genetic control of processing quality traits in blackcurrant (Ribes nigrum L.)

Author: Jarret, D. A., 2016

Supervisor: Brennan, R. (Supervisor), Hancock, R. (Supervisor) & Flavell, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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The hypothalamic role of BACE1 in energy homeostasis

Author: Jalicy, S. M., 2016

Supervisor: Ashford, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Biohydrogen as a Fuel: Understanding and Engineering Hydrogenase Enzymes for Biotechnological Applications

Author: Lamont, C. M., 2016

Supervisor: Sargent, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Proteomic analysis of protein complexes and cell cycle regulation in Trypanosoma brucei

Author: Crozier, T. W. M., 2016

Supervisor: Ferguson, M. (Supervisor) & Lamond, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Exploring the Socio-environmental context in the Prevalence and Management of Asthma at Scottish General Practices

Author: Sheriff, S., 2016

Supervisor: Hall, E. (Supervisor) & Kroll, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Molecular characterisation of the Rhynchosporium commune interaction with barley

Author: Gamble, M., 2016

Supervisor: Birch, P. (Supervisor), Avrova, A. O. (External person) (Supervisor) & Newton, A. C. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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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Regulation of the oncogenic PIM1 kinase by SUMOylation

Author: Iyer, R. S., 2016

Supervisor: Meek, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The relationship between faecal haemoglobin concentration and risk of significant colorectal neoplasia in screening and symptomatic populations.

Author: Digby, J., 2016

Supervisor: Steele, R. (Supervisor) & Fraser, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Understanding Vortex Reconnection in Complex Fluid Flows

Author: McGavin, P., 2016

Supervisor: Pontin, D. (Supervisor) & Hornig, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Effect of Low Temperature on Alternative Splicing in Barley

Author: Raeside, A., 2016

Supervisor: Brown, J. (Supervisor) & Simpson, C. G. (External person) (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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VSG expression in African trypanosomes: Gene silencing, cell cycle and developmental control

Author: Hutchinson, S. J., 2016

Supervisor: Horn, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Global identification of SUMO modification sites

Author: Tammsalu, T., 2016

Supervisor: Hay, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Investigating the Mechanism of Geminin Inactivation

Author: Creavin, K., 2015

Supervisor: Blow, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Modulation of Skeletal Muscle Insulin Sensitivity and SNAT2 Amino Acid Transporter Expression by Fatty Acid Availability

Author: Nardi, F., 2015

Supervisor: Hundal, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Geomycology: fungal bioweathering, bioleaching, bioprecipitation and biotransformation of metals and minerals

Author: Liang, X., 2015

Supervisor: Gadd, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The identification and characterisation of proteins interacting with SUMO-ubiquitin hybrid chains

Author: Anderson, O., 2015

Supervisor: Hay, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Sense, Understanding and Language: A Genealogy of Sense in the Philosophy of Gilles Deleuze 1953-1969

Author: McDonald, A., 2015

Supervisor: Williams, J. (Supervisor) & Mei, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The U.S. and The UK’s War on the Afghan Opium Industry: A Critical Evaluation of Anglo-American Counter Narcotics Policies in Afghanistan 2001-2011

Author: Berry, P. A., 2015

Supervisor: Dobson, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

PRECIS-2 : Making trials matter: providing an empirical basis for the selection of pragmatic design choices in clinical trials

Author: Loudon, K., 2015

Supervisor: Donnan, P. (Supervisor), Sullivan, F. (Supervisor), Treweek, S. (Supervisor), Zwarenstein, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Treweek, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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In Search of a Definition for International Terrorism: Balancing Sovereignty and Cosmopolitanism

Author: Margariti, S., 2015

Supervisor: Kirk, E. (Supervisor), Hartmann, J. (Supervisor) & McAuliffe, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Jewish Identity and Attitudes toward Militarism in Scotland c.1898 to the 1920s

Author: Hansen, K., 2015

Supervisor: Kenefick, W. (Supervisor) & Morton, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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An anthropological investigation into the facial preservation of ceremonial tsantsa and commercial shrunken heads

Author: Houlton, T., 2015

Supervisor: Wilkinson, C. (Supervisor) & Black, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Transforming Growth Factor-Beta Signalling in Human Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Author: Rose, A. M., 2015

Supervisor: Inman, G. (Supervisor) & Marshall, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

A critical analysis of the risks associated with crypto-currencies

Author: Swinton, C., 2015

Supervisor: Cross, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Laws

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Kinetochore-derived Microtubules: from Molecular Regulation to their Role in Mitosis

Author: Vasileva, V., 2015

Supervisor: Tanaka, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Evaluation of the Potential Expansion Mechanisms of Bottom Ash in Unbound Sub-base Materials

Author: Mac Giolla Bhride, P., 2015

Supervisor: Dyer, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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Investigation of Needle-Tissue Interaction during Ultrasonic Needle Intervention

Author: Liao, X., 2015

Supervisor: Huang, Z. (Supervisor) & Corner, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Characterisation of ALADIN’s function during cell division

Author: Carvalhal, S., 2015

Supervisor: Griffis, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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