The NorLux Neuro-Oncology Laboratory of CRP-Santé in Luxembourg is offering a postdoctoral position in the area of Biomarkers for Brain Cancer with a start date in March/April 2015.
The postdoctoral fellow will focus on the characterization and validation of protein based biomarkers with an emphasis on malignant brain tumours. The project will be carried out in close collaboration with the Luxembourg Clinical Proteomics unit of CRP-Santé. The candidate will apply targeted proteomics technologies to study biomarker candidates that correlate with treatment responses. A strong background in mass spectrometry and its application to biological samples are required. Significant expertise in data analysis, sample preparation and a keen interest in oncology research are major assets. Only candidates with a strong track record and demonstrated ability to perform and publish independent research will be considered. (A detailed job description is available in the ‘job section’ of the website www.crp-sante.lu). The Norlux Neuro-Oncology Laboratory is a leading research platform in neuro-oncology and offers unique training and research opportunities in the field of brain tumours, including aspects of angiogenesis, invasion, tumour heterogeneity and tumour metabolism using advanced animal models and non-invasive imaging (www.norlux.lu). The laboratory has currently a staff of 18-20 members including postdocs, PhD students, senior researchers and technicians. The laboratory has close links to hospitals and first class collaborators worldwide.
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