Project Title:

Molecular Immunological Approach to Shigellosis Vaccine Development


Project Description:

  • This main aims of the projects are to identify MHC Class-I and MHC-Class-II associated peptides presented by macrophage during Shigella infection and to explore the immunomodulation roles of macrophage infected with Shigella. The projects will basically encompass a number of key molecular techniques including mammalian cell culture, PCR, ELISA, SDS-PAGE, Western blot, gene expression, bioinformatics analysis, etc.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Malaysian citizen.
  • Possess a recognized university degree with specialization in Life Science, Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Biomedical Science, Immunology, Pharmacy or other related disciplines.

Institution:

  • Institute for Research in Molecular Medicine (INFORMM), Universiti Sains Malaysia

Commencement:

  • Available now

Contact Details:

  • For those who are interested, kindly send a statement of interest and a full CV with names and addresses (including email addresses) to  yee.leow@usm.my