Research Scientist (Cambridge, MA)
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Sectors: Clinical Research
Job Type: Contract
Title: Biology Researcher
Duration: 1 year
Location: Cambridge, MA
Qualification and Experience:
- BS/MS in biology or related field
- 5 plus years of drug discovery experience in Biotech or Pharma setting.
- Experience in working with anti-sense oligonucleotide/small molecule field is preferred.
- Work in aseptic conditions and maintain cultures of various cell types related to CNS projects
- Experience with human primary / iPSC neuronal cell cultures
- Screening of ASO-based drug candidates in high-throughput cell-based assays
- Experience in antisense-based target validation is a plus
- Hands-on experience with various molecular/cell biology techniques are required; including nucleic acid isolation, qPCR methods, ELISA, IHC/ Western blot
- Experience with tissue homogenization and RNA isolation is a plus
- Ability to work in a cross functional environment
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