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Month: September 2019

Cancer Drugs May Be Targeting Wrong Proteins

Recently, a study by a group of scientist provides the reason for the failure of various cancer drugs in the clinical trials. The research is published in Science Translational Medicine, which highlights that imprecise technology can result in targeting the wrong proteins…

Scientific Collaborator Position

The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) is a world-leading institute in global health with a particular focus on low- and middle-income countries. Associated with the University of Basel, Swiss TPH combines research, services, and education and training…

First Cloned Kitten in China by Sinogene – Garlic

Recently, a businessman in China – Huang Yu hired a biotechnology company named Sinogene to produce a clone of his pet cat. Sinogene is well known for providing dog cloning services but now thanks to Garlic that it can also…

PhD Position in Atmospheric Science at IAC

We invite applications for a Ph.D. position at the Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science (IAC). Project background Long-term weather predictions on weekly to monthly timescales are crucial for a wide range of sectors. The stratosphere contributes to this predictability…

Research Position at ICON, Boston

 Location: Boston, MA.  Who are We? ICON is a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. We specialize in the strategic development, management, and analysis of programs that support Clinical Development – from compound selection…

First Cryo-EM Structure of Eukaryotic Membrane Protein from India

Recently, scientists from NCCS, Pune have studied a protein with the help of Cryo-EM to gain its structural and functional insights. It is considered probably to be the first Cryo-EM based structure determination study of the eukaryotic membrane protein, carried…

Research Position, School of Biochemistry – University of Bristol

JOB DETAILS About the Position A postdoctoral researcher position is available in Dr. Binyam Mogessie’s lab in the School of Biochemistry, the University of Bristol, to study the function of centromeres during the genesis of maternal age-dependent aneuploidy in mammalian oocytes. The…

Nutrigenomics – Science of Genes and Nutrition

In 400B.C Hippocrates cited ‘Let food be thy medicine’, i.e. using nutrients or food to treat yourself. Though it was cited long back the fact stands true till today. In light of this, scientists for long were trying to understand…