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DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

DM/MD - Doctor of Medicine

Subject areas

Pathology

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Overview

Cancer medicine research is aimed at developing discoveries that can ultimately be translated into patient benefits.

Scientific research in the Department is performed in an environment that has a wealth of clinical expertise and research which ensures that basic scientific research is always performed with insights of relevance to patients provided by leading clinical teams and an awareness of detailed clinical issues.

The Institute of Translational Medicine is equipped with a wide range of the latest microscopy capabilities for modern biomedical research. Our imaging platforms enable continuous correlative imaging studies from nanometer resolution through to whole animal imaging. We provide support ranging from initial project discussion and planning through to training, application of techniques and assistance with data interpretation.

Our research interests

Clinical studies conducted with the intent to advance therapies to the clinic or develop principles for application of therapeutics to human disease
Non-human or non-clinical studies conducted with the intent to advance therapies to the clinic or develop principles for application of therapeutics to human disease
Investigations in humans which define the biology of disease and provide the scientific foundation for the development of new or improved therapies for human disease
Any clinical trial of a therapy that was initiated based on the above
The biology-chemistry “bridge”.

Research themes

Our research themes include:

Fundamental studies of cancer cells and the molecular biology of cancer
Translational research and tumour specific research in many areas including:
Pancreatic cancer
Haemato-Oncology
Head and Neck cancer
Liver Cancer
Lung cancer
Colorectal cancer
Gastro-oesophageal cancer
Urological cancer (including Renal Cancer)
Breast cancer.

Different course options

Full time | University of Liverpool | 2 years | 28-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

28-SEP-20

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,407

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£23,650

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applications are welcomed from well qualified graduates who would typically hold a UK first degree or equivalent in the first or 2:1 class, or a 2:2 class degree plus a Masters degree, in a relevant subject.