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Student recruitment is undertaken by the host university with most positions advertised through FindaPhD.com. The recruitment window for IBioIC projects starting October 2021 is now open!  

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“Dial a wavelength” for exploiting the algal cell factory

PhD project looking at smart lighting technologies for advanced growth of algae.

Host: University of St. Andrews

Industry partner: Xanthella

 

Open

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Culture process optimisation for Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) cells in continuous processes

Host: University of Manchester

Industry partner:

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies

 

Closes 23rd April 2021

Combining Artificial Metalloenzymes and Biosyngas production for Next-Generation Catalytic Hydroformylation 

Host: University of Edinburgh

Industry partner: Johnson Matthey

 

Open

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An omics-based approach to identifying novel biocatalysts and metabolites

Host: Northumbria University 

Industry partner: Prozomix

 

Closes 28th April 2021

Technology development for in situ imaging of microbial cultures

Host: University of Edinburgh

Industry partner:  OGI

 

Open

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Engineering lactate sensing/controlling systems in mammalian cells

Host: University of Edinburgh

Industry partner: FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies UK

 

Closes 10th May 2021

Efficient utilization of biochar for water remediation and soil amendment - towards a circular economy

Host: University of Strathclyde

Industry partner:  Sustainable Thinking Scotland CIC

 

7th June 2021

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Optimisation of alginate films for sustainable food packaging applications

Host: University of Strathclyde

Industry partner: Oceanium

 

Closes 31st May 2021

Downstream Processing and Structure Confirmation of Chemoenzymatically Produced Macrocycles

Host: University of Aberdeen

Industry partner: GyreOx Therapeutics Ltd

 

22nd May 2021

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