The Cassat Laboratory studies host-pathogen interactions during invasive bacterial infection, skeletal cell biology, and osteo-immunologic crosstalk. By merging microbial pathogenesis, immunology, and cell biology, we hope to uncover mechanisms of altered bone homeostasis and antibacterial immunity during human diseases that affect the skeleton. Under direct supervision of the PI, this Research Assistant II position will provide support for specified research projects; collect, assess, and communicate data/results. Assist in general laboratory activities and operations. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under direct supervision, the term research assistant will:
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