Pubblicato su stage4eu il: 12/06/2019 Roche, RiSE - Roche internship for Scientific Exchange – iPSC-derived microglia in neurodegenerative diseases

Roche Pharmaceuticals
Grenzacherstrasse 124, Basel, Svizzera
Sanitaria/medicale
9 mesi 
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Attività:
  • conduct laboratory research and work closely within a small team composed of scientists, postdocs, research associates as well as other RiSE students
  • differentiate microglia and macrophages from iPS cells and modulate their phenotypes with various pharmacological and genetic tools
  • assess cellular phenotypes by high content imaging
  • present your progress at internal meetings
  • summarize your work and draft a publication
Requisiti principali:
  • Enrolled in a PhD or medical degree program at a university and are looking to expand your experience with an industry internship (must still be enrolled at university for at least 5 months of the duration of the stay at Roche)
  • Career interests in neurodegeneration / neuroimmunology and cellular models thereof
  • Able to work in a team setting and in a multifunctional and multicultural environment
  • Creative, persistent, driven, self-critical, and eager to learn
  • Experience in advanced cell culture techniques, ideally microglia differentiation
  • Initial hands on experience in high content imaging
  • Ideally has a basic understanding of innate immune pathways