Description: The PhD scholarship thesis aims at developing, in partnership with a clinical-research team, a series of original diagnostic tests and a therapeutic monitoring of type 1 diabetes. In comparison with existing technology, the goal of this work is to develop rapid tests (less than 5 hours), quantitative and easy-to-use in clinical routine.
If an early and efficient diagnostic test for diabetes is important, it is even more critical to get a reliable test allowing to evaluate the beta cell mass. That's the reason why, in parallel, and in order to improve the management and the quality of life for diabetic patients, we will try to develop a preclinical imaging agent for the beta cells utilizing antibodies produced in our laboratory.
Institut de Biologie et de Technologies de Saclay
Service de Pharmacologie et Immunoanalyse
Laboratoire Immunoanalyse et Diagnostic
Starting date: 01/10/2011
Centre : Saclay
Application details: Interested candidates can enquire and apply for the PhD scholarship with CV to Nathalie Morel by email.
91191 Gif-sur-Yvette cedex
Email : nathalie.morel@ cea.fr
Phone: 01 69 08 77 04
CEA / DSV/IBITEC-S/ SPI/LERI / Volland
Note: The last date for application to the PhD scholarship in Life Sciences, INSTN, France is 8 march, 2011.
Please quote 10 Academic Resources Daily in your application to this opportunity!