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3 Assistant Professor posts in Quantitative Biomedicine at Warwick Medical School

Posted by on April 4th, 2017

The Wellcome-Warwick Quantitative Biomedicine Programme Wellcome-Warwick Quantitative Biomedicine Programme was established to enhance the world-class interdisciplinary research environment at the University of Warwick by driving further development of our existing centres of excellence, including the Centre for Mechanochemical Cell Biology (www.mechanochemistry.org) and the Zeeman Institute for Systems Biology& Infectious Disease Epidemiology Research. Warwick Medical School is seeking to appoint three[…]

8 Fully-funded PhD studentships at Warwick-A*STAR Singapore

Posted by on November 18th, 2016

The Warwick – A*STAR Research Attachment Programme offers fully funded 4 year PhD studentships in Molecular Cell Biology and Microbiology, with students spending 2 years at Warwick and 2 years in Singapore at an A*STAR institute. See available projects here: https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/med/study/arap/projects/ Applications for 2017 entry are currently OPEN. Academic Requirements A strong 1st or an upper 2nd undergraduate degree[…]

Wellcome Trust Independent Senior Research Fellow at Warwick Medical School

Posted by on January 27th, 2016

http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/AUC078/wellcome-trust-independent-senior-research-fellow-75344-016/ The University of Warwick has initiated a Wellcome-Trust funded research programme in “Quantitative Biomedicine” to bridge physical / mathematical sciences and biomedicine. The programme is of a cross-campus nature with strong participation from the Division of Biomedical Cell Biology and the Warwick Systems Biology Centre. We are seeking early career researchers who are no[…]

Wellcome-Trust Funded Independent Senior Research Fellows in Quantitative Biomedicine at Warwick

Posted by on July 29th, 2015

Wellcome-Trust Funded Independent Senior Research Fellows in Quantitative Biomedicine. A unique opportunity to launch an independent research career. The University of Warwick has initiated a Wellcome-Trust funded research programme in “Quantitative Biomedicine” to bridge physical / mathematical sciences and biomedicine. The programme is of a cross-campus nature with strong participation from the Division of Biomedical Cell[…]

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Sampath Laboratory, University of Warwick, UK

Posted by on December 17th, 2013

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Sampath Laboratory, University of Warwick, UK   A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Karuna Sampath in the Division of Biomedical Cell Biology at the University of Warwick, UK.  A key area of research in the laboratory is to understand maternal control of early developmental processes and RNA biology[…]

The maternal squint puzzle – part 2

Posted by on September 11th, 2013

 The maternal squint puzzle – part 2 Karuna Sampath         Here is the background story for a recent paper from my lab in eLife, “An Essential Role for Maternal Control of Nodal Signaling”.   Maternal RNA encoding the Nodal-related morphogen, Squint (Sqt), localizes to 2 cells in early zebrafish embryos and predicts[…]

Piecing together the squint puzzle

Posted by on July 27th, 2012

Here is the backdrop for our recent paper in Development, “Dorsal activity of maternal squint is mediated by a non-coding function of the RNA”:  This work follows up a previous publication from my laboratory where we showed that knock-down of maternal squint (sqt) or ablation of sqt-containing cells led to loss of dorsal structures in[…]