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Postdoctoral Scholar Research Associate – Regeneration and Development

Posted by on January 31st, 2020

  The Lindstrom Laboratory in the Broad CIRM Center and Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC, has an opening for a postdoctoral scholar to study the transcriptional regulation underpinning the formation of functional cell-types in the kidney from stem and progenitor populations in the developing embryo. Applicants[…]

Postdoctoral Position in Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology

Posted by on January 30th, 2020

The Seifert lab in the Department of Biology at the University of Kentucky (UK) is seeking an exceptionally creative postdoctoral researcher to join our group.  The successful candidate will lead an effort to isolate stable embryonic stem cell lines and/or derive iPSC lines for genomic modification and subsequent generation of transgenic spiny mice.  This project[…]

Thomas Hunt Morgan Postdoctoral Fellowship in Regenerative Biology

Posted by on January 30th, 2020

The Department of Biology at the University of Kentucky (UK) is seeking applications for the Thomas Hunt Morgan Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Seifert Lab.  This fellowship provides exceptional PhDs an opportunity to conduct independent research in any aspect of regenerative biology.  The Fellows are funded for two years through the College of Arts and Sciences[…]

Genetics Unzipped – Fish, facts and fiction – from Haeckel’s embryos to Tiktaalik

Posted by on January 30th, 2020

We’re discovering our inner fish: finding out whether we really do go through a fishy phase in the womb, and looking at the legacy of Tiktaalik, the first fish to walk on land. 

BSDB Gurdon/The Company of Biologists 2019 Summer Studentship Report – Jake Cornwall Scoones

Posted by on January 29th, 2020

Established by the British Society for Developmental Biology in 2014, The Gurdon/The Company of Biologists Summer Studentship scheme provides financial support to allow highly motivated undergraduate students an opportunity to engage in practical research during their summer vacation. Each year, ten successful applicants spend eight weeks in the research laboratories of their choices, and the feedback[…]

PhD Position in Receptor-kinase-mediated Cell Wall Integrity Signaling

Posted by on January 29th, 2020

A Ph.D. position in molecular plant cell biology is available in the lab of Prof. Kay Schneitz, Dept. of Plant Developmental Biology, Technical University of Munich in Freising/Germany. Plant cells are encapsulated by a semi-rigid and biochemically complex cell wall. Cell wall remodeling is central to cell growth as well as the response to biotic[…]

The people behind the papers – Roman Szabo and Thomas Bugge

Posted by on January 29th, 2020

This interview, the 74th in our series, was recently published in Development.  Dysregulated activity of cell surface proteolytic enzymes has a wide range of developmental and pathological consequences, but the underlying mechanisms are often poorly understood. A new Development paper uses mice to model a severe inherited form of enteropathy and the role of the serine protease matriptase[…]

5 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Ph.D Fellowships in Cell, Developmental and Cancer Biology

Posted by on January 28th, 2020

NEUcrest is a four-year project, funded by the European Union Horizon 2020 Programme. The neural crest is an essential stem cell population of the vertebrate embryos. The project focuses on integrating academic, clinical and industrial research for a better understanding of neural crest development and neural crest related diseases. The NEUcrest network comprises 20 partners[…]

A Symposium to Honor Dr. Drew Noden’s Contribution to Science

Posted by on January 27th, 2020

50 Years of Head Developmental Research – A Symposium to Honor Dr. Drew Noden’s Contribution to Science WHERE? NYU College of Dentistry (345 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10010) WHEN? May 18, 2020; 8.30am – 5pm Registration: FREE; contact Rui.Diogo@howard.edu Organizers: Rui Diogo;Jean-Pierre N Saint-Jeannet; Richard A Schneider;Janine M. Ziermann   (+1 rating, 1 votes)Loading…

Postdoc position to study bacteria-neuron interactions in Drosophila – Royet team, IBDM, Marseille, France

Posted by on January 27th, 2020

A postdoctoral position is opened in the laboratory of Dr. Julien Royet, at Aix- Marseille University, France. The lab is part of the IBDM Institute, providing a highly rich and international scientific environment, and is integrated into the Centuri excellence network. Our team is interested in understanding the mechanisms by which bacteria are interacting with[…]