PhD position -Cancer stem cells and lncRNAs
This position is for an enthusiastic and dedicated PhD student with a special interest for cancer research, gene regulation and long non-coding RNAs. You will work in an interdisciplinary team to answer important and fundamental questions in cancer biology. State-of-the-art genome-wide approaches such as GROseq, RNAseq and ChIPseq as well as CRISPR technologies will be used to find and understand the roles of new regulatory molecules in modulating cancer stem cell functions.
See for key publications: Melo CA et al. Oncogene 2016 (PMID: 26776159), Léveillé N. et al. Nat. Commun. 2015 (PMID: 25813522), Léveillé N. et al. Expert Opin Biol Ther 2015 (PMID: 25819025), Melo CA et al. Mol Cell 2013 (PMID: 23273978), Léveillé N. et al. Nat. Commun. 2011 (PMID: 22027593). Vermeulen L. et al. Nat Cell Biol 2010 (PMID:20418870). The position is financed by a KWF grant.
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