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Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Contact Name: Wei-Shau Hu, Ph.D.
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Branch/Laboratory/Program: HIV DRP Retroviral Replication Laboratory
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Number of Positions Available: 1

Research Area Key Words:

retroviral assembly and reverse transcription
CV Required? Yes
Number References Required: 3
Publications List Required? Yes
Position Description: Positions are available to study retroviral replication using human immunodeficiency viruses and simple retroviruses. Specifically, we are interested in the mechanisms of specific RNA packaging, virus assembly, reverse transcription, and HIV pathogenesis. We use molecular tools to dissect various aspects of viral replication and apply these findings to the understanding of viral pathogenesis. We are interested in both basic science and clinical aspects of viral replication. Further details can be found at

Experience Required: Candidates with a background in molecular biology, virology, or immunology are preferred.

Additional Information: Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV including bibliography, and contact information for three references to:

Wei-Shau Hu, Ph.D.
Viral Recombination Section
HIV Drug Resistance Program
National Cancer Institute
P.O. Box B, Building 535, Room 336
Frederick, MD 21702-1201

Location: NCI-Frederick
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