The Childhood Leukemia Investigation Prague working group is looking for a PhD student.

The project is focused on the metabolic program of leukemia cells. Cancer metabolism is a highly current topic and it is hard to overstress its importance for the understanding of variable sensitivity of patients to therapy, drug efficiency and development of resistance. Project utilizes in vitro and in vivo models, genetic engineering, the newest detection methods in metabolomics, proteomics and fluxomics.


The candidate is expected to possess experience in molecular and cellular biology. Biochemical background is much appreciated. We are seeking for highly motivated student with good work ethics, dedication and intellectual initiative.

We offer

The project is pursued in close cooperation with the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic as well as with researchers abroad.


Laboratorní centrum – Klinika dětské hematologie a onkologie, 2. lékařská fakulta Univerzity Karlovy a Fakultní nemocnice Motol, V úvalu 84, 150 06 Praha 5

Contact: Julia Starkova, PhD., Principal Investigator, julia.starkova@lfmotol.cuni.cz

Job commencement: Due to an agreement
Deadline: 30.04.2019

Source: https://www.biocev.eu/en/career/scientific-and-study-positions/phd-student-childhood-leukaemia-investigation-prague-clip.61