GRANT OFFICER POSITION AT THE INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN BIOMEDICINE AND INSTITUTE OF ONCOLOGY RESEARCH, IN BELLINZONA, SWITZERLAND

The Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB, www.irb.usi.ch) and the Institute of Oncology Research (IOR, www.ior.usi.ch), are seeking a Grant Officer to help support their research activities. The candidate is an individual with broad scientific interests and a background in either cancer biology, immunology, cell biology, microbiology or computational sciences. She/he will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a dynamic team. Other requirements include: PhD deg...
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EPFL, SUPSI and IOR receive a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNFS) grant within the NRP 78 “Covid-19” programme to develop a microfluidics device to detect SARS-CoV-2 virus

The project “Development of a microfluidic platform for real-time detection of SARS-CoV-2 virus based on multifunctional silica membrane biosensors” (MicroCoVSens) aims to realize a portable device for real-time detection of SARS-CoV-2 virus from saliva samples through minimal reagents consumption, without preparation requirements, at hand of non-specialist personnel. The group headed by Prof. Bertoni at IOR will be involved in the identification of the RNA sequences of SARS-CoV-2 on which to bu...
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