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The Viral Reservoirs Unit of the Emory Center For AIDS Research (CFAR) Virology and Molecular Biomarkers Core, Viral Reservoir Unit is seeking qualified candidates for a Lead Research Specialist position. The selected candidate will work under the supervision of Dr Mavigner, Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the Emory University School of Medicine and director of the CFAR Core’s Viral Reservoirs Unit. She works at gaining a better understanding of HIV/SIV persistence and investigating novel HIV cure approaches in nonhuman primates. The Core’s Viral Reservoirs Unit is located at the Health Sciences Research Building (HSRB). It develops and implements assays that quantify the HIV/SIV reservoir under ART in non-human primates for Emory scientists and external researchers.
Center for AIDS Research: Virology and Molecular Biomarkers Core
The Lead Research Specialist will perform quantitative assays, optimize and develop new assays and be involved in administrative tasks related to the Unit functioning. Principal procedures involve cell culture, flow cytometry and molecular biology.
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