Institution: TU Munich
Description :
The German Heart Center of the Free State of Bavaria associated to the Technical University of Munich is a clinic with international reputation and a state of the art technical and medical equipment. The Laboratory of cardiovascular inflammation at the Department of Cardiology is seeking a PhD student (m/f/d) The project aims to screen and validate potential therapeutic gene targets from findings of population genetic studies in large human cohorts including genome- and transcriptome- wide association studies (GWAS and TWAS). The screening will be conducted in cell lines or human induced pluripotent stem cell (hiPSC)-derived cells by advanced genome editing methods, such as CRISPR-based gene knockout, transcriptional activation, and direct-capture Perturb-seq. The validation and therapeutic evaluation will be performed in an atherosclerosis mouse model.

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