At the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the CAS / IOCB Prague, we are looking for talented, independent, and highly motivated PhD students with an MSc. degree or equivalent in life sciences or related fields. We are offering more than 20 new exciting projects in organic and medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, analytical, and physical chemistry.

  • Online registration deadline: 20 February 2023
  • Interview Day: 23 March 2023

Learn more and apply at https://www.uochb.cz/en/call-for-phd-applications

We will design and synthesize new modified nucleosides and nucleotides as potential modulators (agonists or antagonists) of receptors or inhibitors of CD73 or CD39. Selected active compounds will be further optimized in order to identify preclinical candidates for development of potential drugs.

University: Faculty of Chemical Technology & Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology, UCT Prague / Faculty of Science, Charles University
Field of study: Organic chemistry, Medicinal chemistry
Tutor: Prof. Ing. Michal Hocek, PhD. DSc.
Group: Michal Hocek Group – Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry of Nucleic Acids