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The Schröder lab is recruiting

In the group of Björn O. Schröder at The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS), the EMBL Nordic Node at Umeå University, Sweden,  one opportunity for a PhD student or postdoctoral researcher and several opportunities for highly motivated and talented students (Master or Rotation) are available. The laboratory is located in the Department for Molecular Biology at Umeå University.

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Interested candidates are welcome to contact Björn Schröder for more information and/or send a letter of interest as one .pdf file in English to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., including: (i) a cover letter, summarizing specific motivation and qualifications that are relevant for this position, (ii) a curriculum vitae, (iii) publication list and (iv) the contact information of two to three references
before Oct 31st , 2020.

Emmanuelle Charpentier took the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Emmanuelle has been awarded jointly with Jennifer Doudna the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering the groundbreaking CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technology. She is a former group leader at MIMS, honorary doctor at Umeå University and former visiting professor at UCMR.

Movie by Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation (

MIMS is characterized by
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Emmanuelle Charpentier, Alumna at MIMS, Director of the Max Planck Unit for the Science of Pathogens, Berlin, Germany.

Link to the Emmanuelle Charpentier Lab

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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Emmanuelle Charpentier
about her research at MIMS

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