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Postdoc in Developmental and Evolutionary Genetics - UPenn Medical School, USA

Posted by , on 14 June 2016

Kamberov Laboratory, Department of Genetics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, USA.   We are seeking creative and exceptionally motivated candidates to fill a post-doctoral ...

Hello from Aidan!

Posted by , on 14 June 2016

I’m happy to introduce myself as the Node’s new Community Manager, taking up the reins from Cat Vicente, who said goodbye recently, and left this unique site in great shape. ...

In Development this week (Vol. 143, Issue 12)

Posted by , on 14 June 2016

Here are the highlights from the current issue of Development:   A distinct cartilage programme for bone regeneration Bone healing, for example fracture repair in humans, often involves a cartilage ...

PhD position in Cambridge Zoology Department in cell and developmental biology

Posted by , on 14 June 2016

We have money from our grant to fund a PhD studentship including fees. But there is only a little time left to apply, so if you are interested in our ...

Sweetening with a pinch of salt: maximized Cas9 efficiency in zebrafish

Posted by , on 14 June 2016

  Alexa Burger, Mosimann lab, Institute of Molecular Life Sciences, University of Zürich, Switzerland. When I first heard about the “new” genome editing method in early 2013 called CRISPR-Cas9, I ...

Post-doc in Paris: Studying Stem Cell Genome Stability using Drosophila Intestinal Stem Cells (Biologists or Bioinformaticians)

Posted by , on 10 June 2016

Maintaining genome integrity of adult stem cells is important to prevent cancer initiation and stem cell functional decline during aging. Our recent work (Siudeja, Cell Stem Cell, 2015) has demonstrated ...

3D mini-brain sheds light on Zika Virus in the brain

Posted by , on 10 June 2016

The Zika virus is making headlines as a major world health crisis linked to a host of neurological conditions. In the cases of microcephaly and Guillain-Barre, the evidence that Zika Virus ...

Postdoc and PhD positions - Stem Cell Modeling of Development and Disease, Berlin

Posted by , on 8 June 2016

Postdoc and PhD positions are currently available in the Gouti Lab at Max Delbrück Centre for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association (MDC), Berlin. The Gouti lab uses human and ...

Improving the design of animal experiments: Introducing the Experimental Design Assistant (EDA)

Posted by , on 7 June 2016

This post was originally published as a Newsletter article from ShARM (Shared Ageing Research Models) Scientists using animals in research have a responsibility to ensure that the studies are appropriately designed, conducted, ...

Cellular conversations

Posted by , on 7 June 2016

We know that cells are the building blocks of our bodies. But they are not like inert wooden blocks. They are complicated tiny machines that communicate with each other to ...

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