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Study of the role of exosomes in Alzheimer’s disease

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • With scholarship

Description

One of the objectives of Professor Charles Ramassamy’s laboratory is to study the role of exosomes in neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease.  Our models include peripheral biofluids from healthy and Alzheimer’s patients, cell culture models and animal models. The post-doctoral researcher will develop different cell types from Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived from Alzheimer’s patients to study the role of exosomes on the activities of these cell types.


Research fields

Neurobiology – Cell biology – Neurodegenerative disorders – Biochemistry – Exosomes


Start date

As soon as possible


Supervisor

Charles Ramassamy


Salary

50 000 $CAN / year.
The project is financed by the Louise & André Charron Research Chair on Alzheimer’s Disease. The contract is for a one-year renewable period.


Location

Armand-Frappier Santé Biotechnologie Research Centre
531 des Prairies Blvd.
Laval (Québec) H7V 1B7
CANADA


Required qualifications

The candidate should have a Ph.D in one of the area : Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived models, Neurobiology, Exosomes. Fluent in french and English.


How to apply

Interested candidates can send their application to Prof. Charles Ramassamy by using the online form below. The application must include de following documents:

  • A statement of the candidate’s interest and suitability for the position;
  • A complete CV (including a list of publications);
  • The name and contact information of three references.
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Postdoctoral Fellowship : Study of the role of exosomes in Alzheimer’s disease

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