Sponsor: Rubicon Genomics
Recording Date: 2/19/2014
Recording Time: 1 hour
The post is part of the Cardiovascular Annotation Initiative, a collaboration between UCL and the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI), funded by the British Heart Foundation.
The Gene Ontology (GO) vocabulary is the established standard for the functional annotation of gene products. By using GO to curate scientific literature and by integrating results from high-quality high-throughput experiments, and by capturing protein-protein interaction data, we will create an information-rich resource for the cardiovascular-research community, enabling researchers to rapidly evaluate and interpret existing data and generate hypotheses to guide future research. The post holder will work as part of a small team to annotate and curate cardiovascular relevant gene information.
The position is funded for 5 years in the first instance.
The successful applicant will have a PhD in a relevant biological science. A strong attention to detail and methodical working style are essential. Those attributes are more important than previous experience in annotation, as training in this will be provided.
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