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A highly motivated and enthusiastic recent graduate is sought to join a laboratory investigating the structures and interactions of RNA and RNA-protein complexes involved in translation regulation on the ribosome. The laboratory uses a multi-disciplinary approach to understand protein/ RNA structure, interactions and function, including enzyme assays, spectroscopic methods, and structural studies using X-ray crystallography and cryo-EM. Research duties associated with this post will include DNA manipulation, bacterial culture, and purification of recombinant proteins, and in vitro RNA transcripts. The candidate will also be expected to make a significant contribution to the preparation of other general laboratory reagents, such as buffers, competent bacterial cells, etc, and the general organization and day-to-day running of the laboratory under the direction of the laboratory head. Although some relevant research experience is desirable all necessary training will be provided.
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