International or domestic self-funded or scholarship/fellowship PhD students are always welcome to apply. We are looking for highly motivated candidates with a passion and curiosity to understand the mechanisms of protein quality control that allow to find treatments for aging and neurodegenerative diseases. Ideally you have a solid background in biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology and/or cell biology. International students must have a good command of both written and spoken English.
For international students, please find following link for more information:
van Oosten-Hawle, P., Porter, R.S., Morimoto, R.I., Cell (2013); 153(6): 1366-78.
Adhiron: a stable and versatile peptide display scaffold for molecular recognition applications. Christian Tiede, Anna Tang, Sarah Deacon, Upasana Mandal, Joanne Nettleship, David Harrison, Robin Owen, Ray Owens, Suja George, Darren Tomlinson, Michael McPherson. Protein Eng Des Sel. 27(5):145-55. 2014; doi: 10.1093/protein/gzu007.
FTE Category A staff submitted: 60.90
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