Two Post Doctoral Positions Available

Dr.Liu Ad at
Mon Sep 27 20:38:27 EST 1999

Two postdoctoral positions are currently available in the laboratory
of Dr.Jingwen Liu at Palo Alto VA Medical Center, Palo Alto,
The research program involves understanding the biological functions
of the
cytokine oncostatin M in breast cancer.  Specific projects include:
Identification of the signaling pathways  that transduce the growth
inhibitory signal in breast cancer cells;  (2) Library screening of
substrates of MAP kinase; (3) Characterization of the cis-acting
and the trans-acting factors that control c-myc gene transcription in
cancer cells.

Research experience in gene transcription, promoter analysis, and
purification are required.  Knowledge and experience in purification
of DNA
binding proteins and yeast two hybride system are plus. 

Palo Alto VA Medical Center, affiliated with Stanford University, has
one of
the largest research programs among VA hospital nationwide.  Our
facility is State of the Art, including PhosphoImager, Microarray, DNA
autosequencer, and FACS.

Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and names of three
references to:

Jingwen Liu, MD, Ph.D.
Research Service (154P)
Palo Alto VA Health Care Systems
3801 Miranda AvenuePalo Alto, CA 94304
FAX: (650) 849-0251
email : liu at

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