Fellowship & Grant details

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

X-ray crystal structure determination of the human enzyme Glutaminyl Cyclase and of its complexes with inhibitors

Please note that the job is no longer active!

The goal of the project is to find and optimize new molecules,

inhibitors of the human enzyme gluteminyl eyclase (QPCT), in order to develop new drugs for the treatment of the Alzheimer disease, a pathology that affects over 30 million people throughout the world. The project FINDING is born to set up research collaboration between University and

Industry and involves the Universities of Siena and Florence and the biotech enterprise SienaBiotech.

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Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfilesNot defined
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di Siena

Public research
Siena - Italy