POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE-S.KRUPENKO LAB

NOTE: This position is located in Kannapolis, NC (2 hours from Chapel Hill).

The Sergey Krupenko Lab at the Nutrition Research Institute is seeking two energetic and talented postdoctoral researchers to study the function of folate enzymes ALDH1L1 and ALDH1L2 in cellular metabolism and their association with human diseases. The projects will utilize cell culture and mouse models to answer questions about the role of folate metabolizing enzymes and dietary folate in liver and brain function, tumorigenesis, cancer progression, and metastasis. The postdoc will study the role of ALDH1L1 and ALDH1L2 enzymes in the regulation of cellular metabolism and association of these proteins with human diseases.

Educational Requirements:

PhD in biochemistry or other relevant field.

Required Qualifications:
Experience with protein expression & purification and modern cell biology techniques.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with mouse studies.

Applications only accepted online at: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/154559

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