Post Doc Beta-Cell Biology (m/f)

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Amar Annamalai
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Post Doc Beta-Cell Biology (m/f)


We are looking for a Post Doc Beta-Cell Biology (m/f)
Your responsibilities
In the department of Diabetes as Ph.D. level scientist who is driven to use different approaches to develop assays for quantitative analysis of autoreactive T cells and autoantibodies in course of autoimmune diabetes in patients and animal models. In parallel, you will develop bioimaging assays for visualization and measurement of beta-cell mass suitable for monitoring islets destruction during autoimmune attack. You will be responsible for cloning, expression, purification and fluorescent labeling of relevant proteins and testing their specificity using FACS and other imaging methods. You will work with different in vitro and in vivo diabetes models and use primary pancreatic islets or relevant endocrine and other cell lines. Key technical responsibilities require combination of molecular and cell biological methods, excellent communication with other team members, ability to write and present work at cross-functional internal meetings and conferences. The individual will work in close partnership with other scientists in beta-cell biology and pharmacology teams.
Your qualifications
PhD in cell or molecular biology. You have experience in standard molecular/biochemical and cell biological methods. Knowledge and Experience in immunology, FACS analysis, biology of endocrine cells, viral gene delivery, confocal or other bioimaging methods is plus.
Our Offer
• A varied and interesting job in a competent team within an international orientation.
• The position is for 2 years and based in Frankfurt, Germany.
If you are interested, please send us your online application.
Apply online
Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
HR Recruitment Services
Industriepark Höchst • Gebäude K 703
D-65926 Frankfurt am Main
At Sanofi, the patient is at the heart of everything we do.
Together with our partners, we commit to providing innovative healthcare solutions which enhance the lives of the 7 billion people around the world.
With your passion and skills, we will achieve our ambition.

Deadline: March 24, 2013

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