Post-Doctoral positions available to study mechanisms underlying Metabolic, Neurodegenerative and Innate immune diseases, as well as drug discovery, using multidisciplinary approaches (biochemistry, molecular genetic, immunological, neurological, and animal modeling). See examples of previous studies (Nature Communication 5:4487; Nature Immunology 13: 379-86; JCI Insights 2:e90517; Sci. Rep 8: 834).
Job duties include but are not limited to the following:
Protein expression/purification for analyzing molecular complexes and structural studies.
Whole animal studies of mouse models in neurological, metabolic and/or immunological diseases.
Molecular biology, cell biology and immunological techniques.
PhD in biomedical science disciplines, with proven first-author publications in reputable journals.
1. Training/experience in molecular biology, protein purification, neuron culture, immunological techniques, and/or mouse model studies. 2. Independent function with good personal skill in collaboration
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