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Job ID: 156597

Graduate Student
Hopital Maisonneuve-Rosemont


Date Posted Apr. 7, 2021
Title Graduate Student
University Hopital Maisonneuve-Rosemont
Montreal, QC, Canada
Department Immunology-Oncology
Application Deadline Apr. 30, 2021
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Graduate Student
  • Immunology & Infectious Diseases
    Biochemistry & Cellular Biology
 
 

we previously showed that MSCs grown under specific conditions accelerate tissue repair and corrects glaucoma like conditions (Manuguerra-Gagnon R etal Stem Cell 2013). We wish to extend these studies and aim to identify critical molecules and immune cell population involved in mediating wound healing capacity of MSCs.
For the T cell development/function project we use gene knockout and transgenic mouse model to study CD4/CD8 lineage choice. We recently showed that Thpok transcription factor differentially influences CD4 choice of MHCII- and MHCI-specific thymocytes (Zeidan N etal J. Immunology 2019). These models will be employed to further dissect T cell development/function with particular emphasis translating research into clinically relevant immune disorders or developing cancer immunotherapy.
Third project involves isolation and functional characterization of minor histocompatibility antigen specific T cells for improving immunotherapy for hematologic cancers.

Qualification:
Applicants must have a Master degree in immunology/biology with strong GPA and good knowledge of molecular, cellular biology and biochemical techniques. For T cell development background in immunology is must. You are expected to have strong work ethics, motivation and organizational skill and be a team player. Successful candidates will have opportunities to present their work in national and international meetings, and are required to participate in institutional student and invited speaker seminars.

How to apply:
Interested applicants should send CV describing GPA, academic/research achievements and names of three references to vibhuti.dave@umontreal.ca


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Contact Information

 
  • Vibhuti Dave
    Immunology-Oncology
    Hopital Maisonneuve-Rosemont
    5415 Blvd Assomption
    Montreal, QC H1T2M4
    Canada
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  • vibhuti.dave@umontreal.ca

 

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