Offer for a Doctoral Thesis at the IRTA-CSIC

The group of Molecular Physiology, Comparative and Biotechnology of the IRTA, located at the Institut de Ciències del Mar of Barcelona (CSIC), offers a contract, pre-doctoral, in order to carry out the Doctoral Thesis within the project funded by the Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness “WATER CHANNELS AND ION AS NEW MARKERS Of OXIDATIVE STRESS AND CINEMÀTICS OF THE QUALITY OF The SPERM IN TELEOSTIS MARINE” (SPERMIOPORIN) (AGL2016-76802-R).

The thesis theme is the study transcriptòmic and proteomic during the formation and activation of the sperm of fish, as well as the identification and characterization of the ion channels present in these cells and its possible interactions with channels of molecular water (acuaporines). The project also includes the development of methods of silencing of mRNAs in order to define the physiological functions of these channels.

You can see the offer on this link.