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PhD position at the IBMB-CSIC, Barcelona

Posted by on October 31st, 2018

PhD position at the IBMB-CSIC, Barcelona Laboratory of Development of the Spinal Cord in health and disease http://www.ibmb.csic.es/groups/morphogenesis-of-the-vertebrate-nervous-system   We are looking for: Enthusiastic researchers with a BSc or Master Degree in biomedical sciences with interest in Developmental Neurobiology. Good academic records are required, as well as good spoken and written command of English.  We[…]

Single cell ecology meeting

Posted by on October 30th, 2018

The Royal Society is organising the upcoming Single cell ecology meeting on 10-11 December 2018 in London, UK, on behalf of Professor Thomas Richards, Dr Ramon Massana and Professor Neil Hall. This will be an interdisciplinary meeting to explore the use of single cell technologies to understand the function, diversity and interactions of microbes. This[…]

1st Crick-Beddington Developmental Biology Symposium

Posted by on October 30th, 2018

The 1st Developmental Biology Symposium will take place at the Francis Crick Institute in London on 4-5 February 2019: https://www.crick.ac.uk/crick-beddington-symposium This two-day symposium will showcase the best in developmental biology across the life course. From embryogenesis through to ageing, areas of current excitement in the field will be highlighted by plenary talks from 15 internationally renowned speakers, along[…]

Mouse embryology

Posted by on October 30th, 2018

Practical training course March13-15, 2019 Strasbourg, France Program and registration (No Ratings Yet) Loading…

Post Doc, PhD student, and tech position available to studying Wnt trafficking in vertebrates at the LSI Exeter

Posted by on October 30th, 2018

Several MRC-funded positions are available in the Scholpp lab in the Living Systems Institute (LSI) at the University of Exeter to elucidate various aspects of cytoneme-mediated Wnt trafficking in vertebrates. We are looking for a Postdoc (3years, starting in Spring 2019), two PhD students (3.5years, starting in Autumn 2019, UK/EU only), and a Tech (2years,[…]

Post docs in developmental vascular biology

Posted by on October 28th, 2018

Several postdoctoral positions are available in the group of Taija Mäkinen at Uppsala University. The lab studies fundamental mechanisms of tissue morphogenesis in the vascular system. The aim is to understand how endothelial cells communicate with each other and the tissue environment to co-ordinate vascular morphogenesis and formation of functionally specialised blood and lymphatic vessel[…]

MRC WIMM Prize Studentships 2019 – Centre for Computational Biology

Posted by on October 26th, 2018

Are you interested in applying mathematics, statistics or deep learning/machine learning to biomedical problems? Apply now for a MRC WIMM Prize Studentship, to start in October 2019.  The studentship is fully-funded for four years, including a stipend of £18,000 p.a. and all University and College fees paid. Applicants with a background in Physics, Mathematics, Engineering,[…]

Utah Fish Conference 2018: Meeting Summary

Posted by on October 25th, 2018

The Zebrafish Interest Group at the University of Utah held its first Utah Fish Conference (UFC) on October 8, 2018. The conference was organized by pre- and post-doctoral trainees to celebrate the University’s Zebrafish Interest Group (ZIG), as well as to unite the Mountain West fish community. This 1-day event hosted over 80 attendees from[…]

Keystone Conference on Cell Competition in Development and Disease

Posted by on October 25th, 2018

Join us for the Conference on Cell Competition in Development & Disease, in Tahoe, California! February 24–28, 2019 Granlibakken Tahoe – Lake Tahoe, California, USA Cell competition is a highly conserved process that promotes the context-dependent elimination of less fit cells and stimulates growth of more fit cells during growth and homeostasis. It has long[…]

Postdoc: mechanobiology of bone development and regeneration

Posted by on October 25th, 2018

Position Summary: A postdoctoral position is available in the Developmental Mechanobiology and Regeneration lab of Joel Boerckel at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA, USA (http://www.med.upenn.edu/orl/boerckellab/). Our laboratory is housed in the Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Bioengineering and studies how mechanical cues direct morphogenesis, repair, and regeneration.  A major focus of the lab[…]