Università degli Studi di Perugia


Progetto Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN: MIRIADE Multi-omics Interdisciplinary Research Integration to Address DEmentia diagnosis

1 ESR position available at University of Perugia:
The job is a full time position for an early stage researcher (ESR), that will develop novel immunoassays in CSF and blood for all dementias.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • developing customized panels of immunoassays for analysis of novel biomarker candidates;
  • optimizing these panels for biomarker detection in both CSF and blood using state of the art technologies, such as enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA) or single molecule arrays;
  • technically and clinically validating these novel tests in relevant patient samples from different cohorts;
  • processing and to analysing datas;
  • communicating results by means of oral presentations and scientific publications;
  • secondment (Internship) of 6 months at the Quanterix Corporation (US), to perform an ultrasensitive Simoa blood-based assay.

Deadline: March 27th, 2020

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