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Research Technician (Metabolism)

Applications for this vacancy closed on 2 September 2015 at 12:00PM
We are looking for a Research Technician to join a small dynamic team
investigating the integrated biology of energy homeostasis: studying gut
hormone secretion coupling at molecular, cellular and whole organism level.

Your aim will be to investigate the expression of ABC transporter targets in
gut endocrine cells using several different techniques including fluorescent
light microscopy, electron microscopy, correlative light and electron
microscopy, Western blotting, ELISA and qPCR (training will be given). You
will collect tissue samples, maintaining accurate records on a database. You
will carry out basic molecular biology and protein biochemistry work, cell
culture and transfection.

You will have a good scientific background, with science A-levels and/or a
BTEC or equivalent qualification. You will have experience of laboratory work,
and preferable experience in microscopy and immunohistochemistry. You will be
able to analyse and interpret data, have excellent communication and
organisational skills, be self-motivated and able to work well within a group.

You will be based in the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Le
Gros Clark Building, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QX. The position is funded
by the John Fell Fund for a fixed-term until 30 September 2017.

In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and
excellent development opportunities. Benefits package includes pension,
childcare assistance and leisure facilities.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday on Wednesday 2 September
2015. Interviews will be held on Friday 11 September 2015.

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Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, Le Gros Clark Building, South Parks Road, Oxford
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We are looking for a Research Technician to join a small dynamic team
investigating the integrated biology of energy homeostasis: studying gut
hormone secretion coupling at molecular, cellular and whole organism level.

Your aim will be to investigate the expression of ABC transporter targets in
gut endocrine cells using several different techniques including fluorescent
light microscopy, electron microscopy, correlative light and electron
microscopy, Western blotting, ELISA and qPCR (training will be given). You
will collect tissue samples, maintaining accurate records on a database. You
will carry out basic molecular biology and protein biochemistry work, cell
culture and transfection.

You will ...

We are looking for a Research Technician to join a small dynamic team investigating the integrated biology of energy homeostasis: studying gut hormone secretion coupling at molecular, cellular and whole organism level.

Your aim will be to investigate the expression of ABC transporter targets in gut endocrine cells using several different techniques including fluorescent light microscopy, electron microscopy, correlative light and electron microscopy, Western blotting, ELISA and qPCR (training will be given). You will collect tissue samples, maintaining accurate records on a database. You will carry out basic molecular biology and protein biochemistry work, cell culture and transfection.

You will ...

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