Comprehensive study of esophageal cancer reveals several molecular
subtypes, provides new insight into increasingly prevalent disease

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Van Andel Research Institute, Cedars-Sinai awarded National Cancer Institute grant for epigenomic data analysis

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Laird Laboratory
The Laird Laboratory’s goal is to develop a detailed understanding of the molecular basis of human disease, with a particular emphasis on the role of epigenetics in cancer.

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The Laird Laboratory focuses on the role of epigenetics in cancer, combining mechanistic studies in model systems, analysis of human cancer tissues, advanced technology development, and epigenomic data analysis. They seek to hire for the following positions:

  • Postdoctoral fellow: A major focus of this position will be to investigate cellular epigenetic heterogeneity as a predeterminant of malignant transformation potential using single cell epigenomics in mouse and human model systems. This position will include an element of technology development and epigenomic data analysis. Learn more and apply here.