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  • News: Bodossaki Foundation Distinguished Young Scientist Awards 2021

    Posted on September 19, 2020 by pfotakis in News.

    The Bodossaki Foundation has announced the “Bodossaki Foundation Distinguished Young Scientists Awards” for 2021. By means of these prizes, the Foundation seeks to support the creative achievements of young Greek academics and scientists, reward their endeavour in the advancement of learning and the creation of sound values in the Greek society. For the year 2021, the Foundation […]

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  • News: Elections for the next board of directors 2020-22, nominations are open.

    Posted on September 19, 2020 by pfotakis in News.

    The current board of directors will soon be completing its 2-year term and we would like to invite and encourage interested candidates to submit their candidacy for the 2020-2022 Board of Directors. You can contact us (hba.diax@gmail.com) in order to find out more about applying to serve on the Board. A position on the Board […]

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  • Employment: Scientist, Neuroscience position available at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals in Tarrytown, NY

    Posted on September 15, 2020 by pfotakis in Employment.

    Scientist, Neuroscience Tarrytown, NY, United States Requisition Number: 21270BR Employment Type: Regular Employee Position Summary We are seeking a passionate Scientist to join our dynamic neuroscience research group. The new hire will be responsible for target discovery, validation and preclinical development for novel therapeutics in protein misfolding neurodegenerative diseases, with a primary focus on Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis […]

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  • News: An interview with Dr. Ellen Sinopoulou founder of R.E.A.L Science.

    Posted on August 14, 2020 by clisgaras in News.

    Can you describe to us what is the focus of your research and which is the motivation behind it? I am a neuroscientist and my research focus lies in the field of spinal cord injury. I am an electrophysiologist and trained animal surgeon. Regaining function after spinal cord injury is one of the highest priorities […]

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  • Employment: Research Director or Principal Researcher position at the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology in Crete

    Posted on July 2, 2020 by clisgaras in Employment.

    Job opportunity: Research Director (Α ́Grade) or Principal Researcher (Β ́Grade) in the scientific area “Bioinformatics –Genomics” at the Institute of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Heraklion, Crete. For more details: https://www.imbb.forth.gr/jobs/260620_Researcher-position_en.pdf

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  • News: Real Skills for Scientists Webinars by the National Documentation Centre (Εθνικό Κέντρο Τεκμηρίωσης) – July 2nd!

    Posted on June 24, 2020 by clisgaras in News.

    The HBA-USA team is delighted to share a new webinar initiative spearheaded by the National Documentation Centre (Εθνικό Κέντρο Τεκμηρίωσης) which will focus on “Real Skills for Scientists on Life Sciences”. To learn more about the initiative and apply to the program please follow the link below: http://www.ekt.gr/el/news/24440

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  • Employment: Postdoctoral position at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

    Posted on June 17, 2020 by clisgaras in Employment.

    POSTDOCTORAL POSITION Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School A postdoctoral fellow position is available for a motivated scientist to study the role of extracellular acidosis and carbonic anhydrases in the regulation of pulmonary vascular homeostasis, cardiac metabolic profile and/or skeletal muscle function. The candidate should have a recent MD, PhD, or MD/PhD in the […]

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  • News: Employment opportunity at the General Secretary for Research and Technology

    Posted on May 24, 2020 by clisgaras in News.

    ΚΑΛΟΥΜΕ τις/τους ενδιαφερόμενες/ους υποψήφιες/ους που επιθυμούν να λάβουν μέρος στη διαδικασία πλήρωσης των θέσεων των μελών των Τομεακών Επιστημονικών Συμβουλίων του Εθνικού Συμβουλίου Έρευνας, Τεχνολογίας και Καινοτομίας  (Ε.Σ.Ε.ΤΕ.Κ.),  το οποίο εδρεύει στην Αθήνα και διέπεται από στις διατάξεις των άρθρων 143 και 144 του ν. 4635/2019 και του ν. 4310/2014, να υποβάλουν βιογραφικό σημείωμα μίας σελίδας στην ηλεκτρονική διεύθυνση: TES@gsrt.gr από […]

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  • News: Recent publication by our member Katerina Kourentzi demonstrating the production of a recombinant fusion protein involved in tumor pathogenesis and the development of a detection immunoassay.

    Posted on May 11, 2020 by pfotakis in News.

    Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32193476 Sci Rep. 2020 Mar 19;10(1):5078. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-61936-w.   Recombinant expression, characterization, and quantification in human cancer cell lines of the Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma-characteristic NPM-ALK fusion protein. Kourentzi K, Crum M, Patil U, Prebisch A, Chavan D, Vu B, Zeng Z, Litvinov D, Zu Y, Willson RC Abstract Systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) is an aggressive T-cell lymphoma most commonly seen in children and young […]

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  • Employment: Doctoral graduate student position available in the Dorothy Klimis-Zacas laboratory at University of Maine

    Posted on April 18, 2020 by pfotakis in Employment.

    Professor Dorothy Klimis-Zacas, PhD, FACN (University of Maine) is seeking a doctoral graduate student to research with the support of a research assistantship, the role of bioactive compounds from berries on cell migration and angiogenesis-related to wound healing and cell regeneration.  The starting date is negotiable.  If interested, please contact her at dorothea@maine.edu Dorothy Klimis-Zacas, PhD, FACN Professor […]

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