Epigenetic Analysis in Depression


Epigenetic Analysis in Depression

ESR12:  Epigenetic correlates of Depression from human cohort

Beijing Genomics Institute-Europe (BGI-EU) are particularly interested in the genetic basis of depressive disorders and schizophrenia. They will perform next generation sequencing from a cohort of 100 MDD patients (P2) and 100 controls including epigenetic analysis and bioinformatics. BGI-EU trains ESR12 for 8 months and after that, they offer further support from ESR12 within BGI-TECH. In addition, BGI-EU receives six secondments.

Supervisor:   Jun Yang
Host institution:   Bejing Genomics Institute – Europe
Duration:  8 months. Contact person: Ryan Liu

This position is not yet open for recruiting.