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The Medical Research Council Toxicology Unit is an internationally renowned institution focussed on the delivery of field-changing mechanistic insights into toxicology and disease. The Toxicology Unit is currently based in Leicester, and will relocate to Cambridge in 2020.

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Current Vacancies:


MRC Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Group: Professor Gerry Melino

We are looking to appoint an MRC Postdoctoral Fellow (PF) to join the scientific group led by Professor Gerry Melino, working on cancer biology with a particular focus on p53-family. The group was established in January 2003 and publishes extensively in high impact journals. The candidate will have also the opportunity to collaborate with other groups within the MRC Toxicology Unit (Anne E. Willis) and in external laboratories (Tak W. Mak in Toronto, Doug R. Green in Memphis, Eleonora Candi in Rome, Karen H. Vousden in London, Michael Karin in San Diego).

Salary: £25,728-£29,799 (Grade 5)

or £31,604-£38,833 (Grade 7)

Closing date: 22nd May 2018

Contract: 3 Years

Reference: PU15327


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