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Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Contact Name: Alan Rein, Ph.D.
Contact Phone: 301-846-1361
Contact Fax: 301-846-7146
Contact E-mail:
Branch/Laboratory/Program: HIV DRP Retroviral Replication Laboratory
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Number of Positions Available: 1

Research Area Key Words:

Assembly and replication of HIV, retroviruses
CV Required? Yes
Number References Required: 3
Publications List Required? Yes
Position Description: Postdoctoral positions are available in the Retrovirus Assembly Section of the HIV Drug Resistance Program, National Cancer Institute, to perform basic research on mechanisms of assembly and RNA recognition during retroviral replication. These studies involve detailed characterization of recombinant viral proteins in solution and in virus-like particles assembled in defined in vitro systems. Of particular interest are the interactions of retroviral Gag proteins with each other and with nucleic acids, both in vitro and in mammalian cells in culture. The laboratory also studies interactions between retroviruses and antiviral factors present in mammalian cells. Further details can be found at
Experience Required: Candidates must possess a Ph.D. and/or an M.D.
Additional Information: Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV including bibliography, and contact information for three references to:

Alan Rein, Ph.D.
Retrovirus Assembly Section
HIV Drug Resistance Program
National Cancer Institute
P.O. Box B, Building 535, Room 211
Frederick, MD 21702-1201
Location: NCI-Frederick
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