PhD candidate will work at the Blood-brain barrier (BBB) laboratory located in Lens, France. BBB-Lab is recognized as world expert in the modeling of the BBB. This team has carried out pioneering works in establishing animal models of the BBB which has been used to investigate BBB physiology and distribution of compounds for pharmaceutical industries. In 2013, the team set up a human in vitro model of the BBB which is now widely used for mechanistic studies and for permeability screenings, and consisting to cultivate CD34+-cells with brain pericytes.
Applications are invited for a 36 months PhD fellowship under the supervision of Pr Fabien Gosselet. The starting date is September 2019. The successful candidate will investigate the role of ABCA7 at the human blood-brain barrier level.
Supervisor/Director of the Lab : Pr. Fabien Gosselet
Starting date : 1st of september, 2019
Deadline to apply : 1st of march, 2019.. (lire la suite)