PhD Scholarship Genetic forms of prion and Alzheimer's diseases

Employer
CIBIO - University of Trento
Location
Italy
Posted
July 19 2017
Discipline
Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Funded by Telethon Foundation. The project will be carried out at the Dulbecco Telethon Prions and Amyloids laboratory at CIBIO-Centre for Integrative Biology http://www.cibio.unitn.it/95/dulbecco-telethon-laboratory-of-prions-and-amyloids


The candidate will be involved in a research project aimed at identifying pathogenic mechanisms activated by disease-associated mutants of the prion protein, employing in vitro and in vivo models of prion and Alzheimer's diseases. The research will be carried out in the Dulbecco Telethon Laboratory of Prions & Amyloids (CIBIO - Centre for Integrative Biology, University of Trento), directed by Dr. Emiliano Biasini. Minimum requirements: Master degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry or related disciplines; experience with basic techniques of biochemistry and cellular biology. Previous experience in the field of neurodegenerative diseases will be a plus.


For additional information please contact Dr. Emiliano Biasini (emiliano.biasini@unitn.it



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