return

Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (15/06/2013 02.21)

Bioactive molecules in compound ascidians

Please note that the job is no longer active!

Basically, the project intends to identify, in compound ascidians, novel antimicrobial molecules for practical applications in sanitary field and aquaculture. The emergence of pathogen resistance to antibiotics and the increased incidence of fungal infections are matters of great concern. The variety of molecules currently available to cope with this problem is limited and, furthermore, these molecules are often toxic and prone to induce resistance. Hence, the impellent need for new antimicrobial/anti-tumoral/immunomodulatory molecules for which invertebrates undoubtedly represent optimal natural sources.

Please note that the full description may be available in the national language since some job boards have their own publication policy. Thank you for your understanding!

Research Fields

Biological sciences


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
Website of Fellowship Programmehttp://protocollo.unipd.it/albo/viewer?view=files%2F04172139-000-allegato+0.pdf
Fellowship's Details
Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfileNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year19367
Currencyeuro
Maximum duration of fellowship12
GET MORE! The EURAXESS Services Centres
 

To better plan and organise their stay in a foreign European country, researchers and their families can also benefit of the free and personalised assistance offered by the EURAXESS Services Centres, a network of more than 200 centres located in 40 different European countries.

Application deadline

26/09/2013

Other fellowship details
Fellowship ID

55984

Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di Padova - Dipartimento di Biologia

Public research
Padova - Italy
http://www.biologia.unipd.it/
E-mails
direbiol2@bio.unipd.it

QR-Code