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Postdoc Opening: Nudibranch neurogenesis and genome editing at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, California, USA

Posted by on January 3rd, 2019

A highly motivated postdoc is sought immediately to join the Lyons Lab at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography (www.lyonslab.org) in our investigation of the development and function of the nervous system in the nudibranch Berghia stephanieae.  This project is part of a collaborative NIH BRAIN grant entitled “A 5-dimensional connectomic approach to the neural basis of behavior”:[…]

Postdoc in leukemic stem cell chemical systems medicine in the Wennerberg Group at The University of Copenhagen

Posted by on January 3rd, 2019

The Wennerberg Group is seeking a motivated postdoc to explore informatic and/or experimental approaches to discover new ways to target leukemic stem cells, differentiation and drug resistance in acute myeloid leukaemia.  Our research/The group  The Wennerberg group at BRIC focuses on identifying new effective precision cancer therapies. This is done with a systems-driven approach where[…]

December in preprints

Posted by on January 3rd, 2019

Welcome to our monthly trawl for developmental biology (and related) preprints.  December’s haul includes a succession of preprints on Drosophila patterning (embryos, wings, brains and intestines), single cell investigations into the neural crest, hair cells, spinal cord and retina, a comparison of  primate brain organoids, and plant development covered from root to shoot. The preprints[…]