Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral position to work on the development of novel antivirals, in the department of Microbiology and Molecular Medicine, at the Facutly of Medicine of the University of Geneva [?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.unige.ch%2Fmedecine%2Fmimo%2Fen%2Fgroupes%2F953tapparel%2F&module=jobs&id=2165817" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">https://www.unige.ch/
953tapparel/]. In recent years, we have developed broad spectrum virucidal compounds targeting viruses using heparan sulfate or sialic acid as attachment receptors. We are continuing this project by seeking to design new compounds to defeat other important viral pathogens, including SARS-CoV-2.
Relevant references: Kocabiyik et al, Adv Sci 2020, Gasbarri et al, Microorganisms 2020,Cagno et al, Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020, Jones et al Sci Adv 2020