|Project Title||Generation and characterisation of iPSC cell lines derived from peripheral blood mononuclear cells of Group O blood donors with specific phenotype and genotype|
|Location||Sungai Long campus|
|Stipend||RM2,000.00 - RM2,500.00 (Full Tuition Fee Scholarship for candidate with CGPA: 3.50 and above T&C)|
|Education Level||B.Sc or MSc|
|Specific Skills / Knowledge Required|| We are currently looking for a suitable applicant who wants to pursue a MSc or PhD in the study of ex vivo generation of red cells from human derived iPSC cell lines. The proposed research work will require a candidate who is meticulous and committed to their work.
The applicant should have a relevant B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in Biology, with CGPA > 3.0. Proven expertise in mammalian cell culture and molecular biology techniques is a pre-requisite. Knowledge in iPSC generation would be an added advantage.
Candidates without experience but have demonstrable knowledge and a ready willingness to learn new techniques are also encouraged to apply. Candidates should also demonstrate proficiency in English, both written and oral, and be willing to work within a team.
|Job Description||1. Culture and maintain induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) and embryonic stem cells (ESC)|
2. Conduct cell differentiation assays
3. Conduct assays including but not limited to electroporation, qPCR, immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry and immunofluorescence
4. Perform general administrative matter e.g., purchasing, maintaining records
|How to apply||If you are interested, please contact Prof. Dr N. Veera Sekaran A/L V.Nadarajan via email at email@example.com|