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Postdoc project - Drug Discovery and Cell-Autonomous Immunity (Barbara Sixt's lab)

Specific aims of the project include:

  • The development and optimization of an experimental protocol for high-throughput small compound screening.
  • The implementation of the screening and candidate validation.
  • The characterization of the mode of action of validated candidate compounds.

Interested? Please send your CV (including contact details of 2-3 references) and a short letter of motivation (preferentially as single PDF file) to the principal investigator (Barbara Sixt, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

More about us:

The Sixt lab is part of the Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS) and the Umeå Centre for Microbial Research (UCMR), an interdisciplinary research center devoted to top quality research and novel applications in the field of microbiology. You can find more information about us at;, and


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Battling antibiotic resistance

movie by Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, with participation of scientists from MIMS and UCMR:
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Research about infectious diseases:

Oliver Billker in movie of Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation:
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