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NEUROFIT is a Contract Research Organisation (CRO) specialising in the evaluation of treatments for peripheral and central nervous system disorders.
NEUROFIT offers a long list of in vivo and in vitro validated methods and disease models for drug screening.

850 Boul. S.Brant
BIOPARC I - 67400

ILLKIRCH-FRANCE
Tel :
+33(0)3 88 65 16 06
Fax :
+33(0)3 88 65 16 22
Services
Behavioral tests:
anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, cognition ...
NEUROLOGY Models for several diseases:
Parkinson's Disease, epilepsy ...
IN VITRO Rat primary neuronal culture models and assays:
neurotoxicity, neuroprotection ...


HISTOLOGY

Nerve fiber morphometry
SIDE EFFECTS Cognitive disturbances, sedation ...
News
Position for Laboratory Animal Behavior Specialist.

The ideal candidate must have strong expertise and experience in:

- animal handling and in-vivo administration of drug through different routes (i.p., s.c., p.o.)
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conducting of behavioral assays for studying memory and cognition in rodent (e.g., T-maze and Y-maze, Novel object recognition, Passive avoidance, Morris water maze).

Laboratory Animal Behavior Certification is desirable but not mandatory.

Expected commencement date: January - February 2015.
1 year contract with the possibility of conversion to permanent position.

Please send your CV and application at neurofit@neurofit.com

Examples of Screening Tests
... see more under SERVICES
Anxiety
Light-dark test
Elevated plus maze
Marble burying test
Parkinson's disease
In Vitro MPP+ model
Neuropathy :
Diabetic neuropathy
Cognition :
T-maze Continuous Alternation Task (T-CAT)