A full-time postdoctoral research scientist position is available in the College of Dental Medicine at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center campus in the field of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. The project entails defining the cellular mechanisms regulating stem cells in cartilage development and osteoarthritis. The project also involves determining therapeutic mechanisms underlying a novel, osteoarthritis drug for cartilage regeneration. The post-doctoral research scientist will collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team consisting of clinicians and basic researchers in the College of Physicians and Surgeons, College of Dental Medicine and outside institutions. This project is under sponsorship of an NIH grant.
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