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Full/Part Time: Full Time
Location/Affiliates: Mount Sinai Medical Center (Manhattan)
Department: 821 - Cardiology
Requisition Number: PD12-1406630
Work in the area of developing cardiac tissue engineering models for drug discovery and novel therapeutics development for translational clinical applications. The candidate should have demonstrated expertise in tissue engineering for the creation of human cardiac tissues, maintenance, intervention experiments, and isolation of RNA from engineered cardiac tissues, performance of cardiac muscle function tests and drug response experiments with emphasis in translational clinical applications. Applicants with at least two years experience in the creation and maintenance of engineered cardiac tissues will be preferred. Furthermore, candidates should have surgical experience in animal models, as well as expertise in molecular and cellular biology, especially with respect to stem cell biology and cardiovascular regenerative medicine applications. Expertise with experimental cardiac muscle physiology is essential.
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