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The research group "Neuromuscular and Cardiovascular Cell Biology" at the Max-Delbrück-Center in Berlin-Buch has the following positions to fill:

Postdoctoral Researcher - please inquire

Graduate Student - please apply

    o alternative splicing

    o scarcomere biology

    o neuroscience/learning

• Research Technician - all vacancies filled

• Summer student - no vacancies

Job description:

In the lab we employ a wide variety of methods - the individual tasks will depend on the experience of the applicant:

Molecular biology (DNA, RNA, molecular cloning), biotechnology (Adenovirus), biochemistry / protein chemistry (yeast, protein expression, detection, binding studies, phosphorylation assays), animal experiments (production, propagation, and analysis of knockout mice, genotyping), histology, immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridisation, and tissue culture (passaging and transfection, primary cultures). Additional responsibilities include documentation of experiments (preparation of figures, manuscripts, posters, protocols, databases, web-sites, organization of everyday work, meetings, training of new lab members, etc.) and administrative duties (shipments of reagents and animals, animal protocols).


Theoretical and practical knowledge of molecular and cell biology, biochemistry, and genetics.

Preferably experienced in the German language and computing / information technology. Strong interest in biomedical research and ability to work goal oriented (independently and in a team).

Please send your resume including a brief objectives section to:

Michael Gotthardt
z.Hd. Feraye Kocaoglu
Robert-Rössle-Str. 10
D-13125 Berlin

Tel. +49 30/9406 3321 or 2245, Fax +49 30/9406 3327