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Scientist position, immunology in Tekmira, Vancouver (Burnaby), BC

2015/01/23 Description Tekmira is a clinical and preclinical development stage biotechnology company with a prominent position in siRNA based drugs. A leader in developing effective molecular therapeutics treating a wide range of diseases, including cancer, metabolic disorders and infectious disease, Tekmira employs its proven nucleic acid delivery platform to deliver siRNA, systemically, to disease sites. […]

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BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS IN INDIA

The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance is an £80 million initiative funded equally by The Wellcome Trust, UK and Department of Biotechnology, India. The broad aim of the India Alliance is to build excellence in the Indian biomedical scientific community by supporting future leaders in the field. There is no citizenship restrictions attached to these fellowships […]

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Post Doc Journal

2015/01/06 Postdoc Journal invites contributions to a new feature, Postdoc Proceedings, a non-refereed, presentation of research data similar to conference and symposia presentations. All contributions will consist of an abstract and keywords, supplemented with background, materials and methods, the experimental data [positive or otherwise], conclusions and references. We encourage contributors to follow the poster format […]

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2014 Archive

2014/12/20  Career Trends: Exploring Careers Beyond the Bench From AAAS Science Career:Last month, the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) released a report with some grim news that confirmed what is painfully obvious to recent Ph.D. graduates in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields: Unemployment for this cohort is on the rise (at 2.4% in 2010, up […]

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2013 Archive

June 19, 2013 Update on the 2013 Survey of Canadian Postdocs This release letter provides an update on the status of the 2013 Postdoc Survey conducted by CAPS-ACSP and Mitacs (see News on March23/2013 for further details on the survey). More than 1800 postdoctoral scholars in Canada and abroad responded to the survey, indicating a high level of […]

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