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Sep 4, 2013
Paper published in FASEB Journal: „Visualization of human Bloom’s syndrome helicase molecules bound to homologous recombination intermediates”
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Sep 1, 2013
Máté Martina’s admission to Doctoral Program in Structural Biochemistry, Eötvös University

June 17, 2013
Máté Martina’s M.Sc. thesis defense at Eötvös University

June 11, 2013
Paper published in Trends in Biochemical Sciences: „From keys to bulldozers: expanding roles for winged helix domains in nucleic-acid-binding proteins”
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June 1, 2013
Krisztina Lovász joins group as M.Sc. student

May 1, 2013
Paper published in PLoS ONE: „A subdomain interaction at the base of the lever allosterically tunes the mechanochemical mechanism of myosin 5a”
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May 1, 2013
Viktória Fall joins group as Research Assistant

Apr 12, 2013
András Bibó’s Ph.D. thesis defense at Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Apr 5, 2013
Kata Sarlós wins Publication Prize of the Hungarian Biochemical Society

Job vacancy

Ph. D. studentship
Ph.D. fellowships are available in our laboratory to study novel mechanisms and inhibitors of DNA helicases and actomyosin-based motility in a stimulating international environment at the Department of Biochemistry, Eötvös University.
The project work will be complemented by a comprehensive doctoral training program in Structural Biochemistry offered by Eötvös University.
Previous project work experience of applicants in biochemistry or biophysics or molecular biology is desirable.
Please submit your CV and motivation letter here or via email.

Postdoctoral position
A postdoctoral appointment is available in our laboratory to study problems related to molecular mechanisms of DNA helicases, myosin motors and their inhibitors, or other areas of biochemistry/molecular biophysics, subject to discussion with applicants.
Our lab and the Department of Biochemistry at Eötvös University offers a stimulating, liberal, international environment in the historic but modern city of Budapest.
Applicants are expected to hold or be about to obtain a Ph.D. in biochemistry or biophysics or molecular biology.
Please submit your CV and motivation letter here or via email.

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Motor Enzymology
Research Group

Mihály Kovács, Ph.D., D.Sc.

Associate Research Professor, Principal Investigator (2005-)
ELTE-MTA “Momentum” Motor Enzymology Research Group (2011-)

Eötvös University
Department of Biochemistry
Institute of Biology
Eötvös University

H-1117 Budapest
Pázmány Péter sétány 1/C.

Phone: +36-1-372-2500 /8401
Fax: +36-1-381-2172



National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
John E. Fogarty International Center
European Molecular Biology Organization
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Human Frontier Science Program Research Grant
National Office for Research and Technology, Hungary
Hungarian Scientific Research Fund
Norway Fund Grant
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