Group leader positions
The Cell Biology department at the Institut Curie (UMR 144 Institut Curie/CNRS) in Paris is inviting applications for group leader positions from outstanding scientists working in basic aspects of cell and tissue biology. Special attention will be given to candidates developing projects related with the mechanisms that govern normal and pathological cell function, structural biology and physics approaches of the cell.
- csi2p modulates microtubule dynamics and organizes the bipolar spindle for chromosome segregation.
- Csi1p recruits alp7p/TACC to the spindle pole bodies for bipolar spindle formation.
- Genome-wide association study yields variants at 20p12.2 that associate with urinary bladder cancer.
- Membrane trafficking. Nucleoside diphosphate kinases fuel dynamin superfamily proteins with GTP for membrane remodeling.