Full-time position at the Signal Transduction & Metabolism Laboratory

WorkplaceBrussels, Brussels (Capital Region), Belgium
Postdoctoral Scientist WELBIO Funded project Liver steatosis, obesity and cancer
We offer a ful -time position at the Signal Transduction & Metabolism Laboratory.
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Job description . The successful applicant wil join the ULB Faculty of Medicine (?url=www.medecine.ulb.be&module=jobs&id=3894" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">?url=www.medecine.ulb.be&module=jobs&id=3894" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.medecine.ulb.be), characterised by an impressive track record in research excellence.

Project description:

The project wil take advantage of human iPSC, hepatic cell models, mouse models, pharmacological approaches and human liver specimens to determine the molecular mechanisms by which obesity drives the development of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma and explore novel approaches for combating the development of .

The Signal Transduction & Metabolism Laboratory
provides an international and world leading environment for creative science.
We foster research excellence and pursue discoveries in metabolic diseases, with experts working together in collaborative teams.

Come and join us!
  • We believe in a strong scientific commitment and reproducible findings to contribute to the way of thinking in metabolic research.
  • Our vision is to translate fundamental science to the clinic by a col aborative effort between scientists, physicians and the industry.
    Profile .g. qPCR, CRISPR/Cas9 and RNAseq), immunohistochemical and biochemical techniques is essential ü Experience with mouse handling and experimentation is essential ü Experience with mouse models of obesity/diabetes wil be advantageous ü Experience with iPSC culture and/or mass spectrometry wil be advantageous ü The candidate should have demonstrable track record of research excellence and be capable of both work independently and collaboratively in a team ü Excel ent organizational and time management skil s ü Excel ent skil s in spoken and written English ü High motivation, flexibility as wel as innovate and creative thinking are a must Interested
  • .ac.be Esteban N. Gurzov, PhD Head, Signal Transduction & Metabolism Laboratory Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB) 808 Route de Lennik B-1070 Brussels Belgium Tel: +32 2 555 8908 Salary : Approximately 2400 € after tax.
    Duration: 1 year ful time in the first instance. Starting date: As soon as possible. Deadline for the submission of applications:
    Positions open until fil ed
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