The Schepens Eye Research Institute, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, has an opening for a postdoctoral fellow in stem cell-based regenerative research to study the regenerative effects of human retinal progenitor cells and therapeutic applications to retinal degenerative diseases, including glaucoma and retinitis pigmentosa. Hands-on experience with animal surgery as well as background in neuroscience, retrograde labeling of neurons, frozen sectioning, immuohistochemistry, and microscopy are required. Candidates must have a Ph.D, M.D. or equivalent degree, with a strong background in molecular biology and neuroscience, and publication record in respected scientific journals. Knowledge of mouse brain electrophysiology is highly desirable
Send CV, along with three reference names : The Schepens Eye Research Institute, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, Attn: Human Resources, 20 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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