Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (02/07/2013 03.05)

Papillomavirus: multidisciplinary approach

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The aim of the project is to investigate the presence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in different sistes of the urogenital tract and possibly to correlate it with the early transformation at the basis of the development of cancer. 300 consecutive microscopic samples of cervical biopsies (patients HPV affected) with and without dysplasia/carcinoma, and biopsies from normal mucosa and tomors of the urogenital district (pelvis, ureteral tract, bladder, urethra, penis) and of the head and neck district.

Overall, the molecular features of neoplastic and pre-neoplastic tissues will be evaluated and matched with clinical data and follow-up.

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Research Fields

Medical sciences

Selection process

The competition will be carried out by an evaluation of titles and examination by means of an interview.

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget22950
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 StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year19367
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di Verona - Dipartimento di Patologia e Diagnostica

Public research
Verona - Italy
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