Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (26/01/2013 02.50)

Development of a novel molecular assay for the study of systemic sclerosis and other connective tissue diseases

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A novel diagnostic assay will be developed based on the identification of specific transcripts corresponding to stimulatory autoantibodies. The assay will be applied to mRNA/cDNA extracted from peripheral blood of patients affected by SSc and controls either healthy or affected by other connective tissue diseases (SLE, RA, UCTD, Primary Raynaud’s Phenomenon).

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Research Fields

Medical sciences - Medicine

Eligibility criteria

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Selection process

on qualifications and interview

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year19367.00
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Università Politecnica delle Marche

Public research
Ancona - Italy