Essential Functions: The Department of Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences is seeking a Research Assistant for Dr. Fu-Shin Yu's laboratory to perform experiments related to ganglion cell protection and glaucoma. Candidate will work closely with and be supervised by senior personnel in the lab for performing cell culture, Western blotting, and PCR and be responsible for maintaining the lab and keeping tissue culture room clean.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required.
Internal Number: 76_206590
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