Stress alters children’s genomes

Poverty and unstable family environments shorten chromosome-protecting telomeres in nine-year-olds. Growing up in a stressful social environment leaves lasting marks on young chromosomes, a study of African American boys has revealed. Telomeres, repetitive DNA sequences that protect the ends of chromosomes from fraying over time, are shorter in children from poor and unstable homes than […]

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Vacancies Registered by Seltek w/c 31/03/14

Vacancies registered by Seltek week commencing 31/03/14. Our consultants have been busy this week! Here’s a bumper crop of excellent vacancies for you. Job Title Location Salary OTE Vertrieb | Molekulare Diagnose Spezialist Nord-oder Mittel-Deutschland to €90K to €115K Technical Support Specialist | HTS Europe to £55K to £65K Technical Sales Specialist | Molecular Biology Scotland […]

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Vacancies Registered by Seltek w/c 24/03/14

Job Title Location Salary OTE Northern Account Manager | Life Science North West UK to £40K to £68K Sales | Physiology/Pharmacology Instruments & Software France to €42K to €52K Commercial Opportunity for PhDs | German speaking UK to £24K to £25K UK & European Sales | Optical Systems North West UK to £38K to £55K […]

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Vacancies Registered by Seltek w/c 17/03/14

Job Title Location Salary OTE Technical Sales Specialist | Molecular Products UK/Éire to £48K to £58K Scientific Inside Sales | German Speaking South East UK to £27K to £31K Field Service Engineer | Life Science Automation UK to £48K to £50K Web Marketing Specialist | Life Science Netherlands to €55K to €55K IT Training and […]

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Next Silicon Valleys: Why Cambridge is a start-up city

Cambridge has been dubbed Silicon Fen. Why have so many tech firms originated from here? One of the problems with computers and tablets is that if you drop them, they tend to smash. Make them bendable so you can, for example, roll them up and they become instantly more robust, as well as easier to […]

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Vacancies Registered by Seltek w/c 10/03/14

Job Title Location Salary OTE Scientific Support Specialist | Epigenetics South East UK to £Neg to £Neg Ultrasound Regional Sales Manager | Diagnostic Ultrasound East Midlands to £40K to £70K Sales and Marketing Specialist (Bioproduction) South East UK to £Neg to £Neg Head of Market Development | NIPT Europe to £50K to £90K Ultrasound Applications […]

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Dementia detective wins The Brain Prize

Star neuroscientist, Professor Trevor Robbins has brought another international accolade to the Cambridge UK medical technology cluster. A mastermind of the core technology behind AIM-quoted Cambridge Cognitions, Prof Robbins has been awarded the Grete Lundbeck European Brain Research Prize – ‘The Brain Prize’ 2014. Cambridge Cognition specialises in computerised neuropsychological tests including those enabling the […]

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Vacancies Registered by Seltek w/c 03/03/14

Job Title Location Salary OTE Director of Clinical Strategy and Development for Europe | Ultrasound South East UK to £95K to £120K Operations Director | Lateral Flow Device Manufacturing East of England to £60K to £60K European Ultrasound Product Manager UK to £95K to £120K Clinical Application Specialist Germany/Austria | Ophthalmology Instruments Western Europe to […]

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Vacancies Registered by Seltek w/c 24/02/14

Job Title Location Salary OTE Business Development | Molekulardiagnostikinstrumente Nord-Deutschland to €75K to €120K Business Development | Moléculaires diagnostiques Sud de la France to €75K to €120K Business Development | Molecular Diagnostic Instruments UK to £60K to £100K Events Coordinator | Biotechnology South East to £24K to £25K Senior Sales & Marketing Manager EMEA | […]

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