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Associate Scientist - ELISA, flow cytometry in Lansdale, PA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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    Lansdale, PA
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Job Description


  • Receipt, logging, and processing of patient blood samples into PBMCs.
  • Cell isolations from HIV+ human tissue biopsies.
  • Running of biomarker assays on samples, including pPCR, standard and ultra-sensitive ELISAs, and potentially flow cytometry.
  • Assisting with development, validation, and running of novel biomarker assays.
  • Testing of test compounds in primary cell HIV assays. The job is fast-paced and will be very much hands-on in the laboratory.
  • Handling of HIV+ materials such as lab strains as well as patient-derived samples


  • Bachelors degree in a Life Science or Bioengineering field required
  • 2+ years of hands-on laboratory experience and able to execute experiments independently after initial training from a more experienced lab member.
  • Experience with cell culture, blood processing, and immunoassays is strongly preferred.
  • Other desired experience includes primary cell culture and flow cytometry.
  • Great organizational skills, communication, time management, and the ability to learn to operate state-of-the-art laboratory equipment and automation are also required.

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