Department : Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences
Regime : Full-time
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The Bio-Imaging Lab, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences is looking for a full-time (100%) doctoral scholarship holder in the field of preclinical neuroimaging
The core R&D activity of the Bio-Imaging lab is experimental high resolution neuroMRI focusing on neurodegeneration, neuromodulation and neuroplasticity. The research is performed on rat and mouse models for different human neuropathologies and on songbirds as a model for neuroplasticity and learning. We have two 7Tesla 16 cm and one 9.4Tesla 20 cm horizontal bore in-vivo MRI scanners and a cryocoil from Bruker (Germany) and a desktop 4.7Tesla from MRSolutions (UK)).
Our group has access to micro PET/SPECT/CT and BLI and advanced image processing through other UA research teams with whom we are clustered into a large UA imaging consortium EGAMI (Expert Group Antwerp Molecular Imaging).
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|Title||Doctoral scholarship holder in the field of preclinical neuroimaging|
|Employer||University of Antwerp|
|Job location||Prinsstraat 13, 2000 Antwerpen|
|Published||July 10, 2020|
|Application deadline||August 16, 2020|
|Job types||PhD  |
|Fields||Neurology,   Neuroscience,   Biomedicine,   Biochemistry,   Medical Imaging  |