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In Vitro Pharmacologist in Cambridge, MA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

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In Vitro Pharmacologist, 916637

Job Scope & Purpose:

Our Cambridge based client focused in stem cell therapeutics is seeking to grow their pharmacology team. This position will work in conjunction with other in vitro and ex vivo pharmacologists utilizing their biochemical and bioanalytical assays to advance platform development. You will perform a wide variety of in vitro assays from samples obtained from relevant animal models, ex-vivo assessment of cellular immune responses, analysis of multi-color flow cytometry data, and perform ELISAs and Luminex assays.  This is a full-time permanent need, for a seasoned researcher- apply now to learn more!

Primary Job Requirements:

  • BS or MS in pharmacology, biology, immunology, or related discipline, preferentially with 3 or more years of relevant industry experience.
  • Design and execution of well-controlled in vitro experiments to demonstrate proof-of-concept in preclinical models of diabetes and other metabolic-related diseases.
  • Able to develop and troubleshoot in vitro assays from in vivo preclinical samples, including ELISA, MSD, ELISPOT, and flow cytometric analysis of blood, serum, and tissue samples.
  • Strong experience in handling, processing, and profiling ex vivo tissue samples.
  • Experience with programs such as Excel, GraphPad Prism and PowerPoint for data analysis and presentation.
  • Adaptive and a quick learner, efficient in multi-tasking and trouble-shooting, highly organized and good record keeping, excellent interpersonal and communication skills to excel in a teamwork environment.
  • Background in diabetes research
  • In vitro/ex-vivo functional assessment of implanted stem cells from diabetic animals (oral or IP GTT, ex-vivo GSIS, MMTT, etc.)
  • Perform cytokine/chemokine profiling on Luminex or similar platform.
  • Experience with molecular techniques, including standard RNA/DNA extraction, qRT- PCR, and western blotting

About Stratacuity: 

Whether you are seeking a career change or simply interested in becoming part of our network, you will appreciate the ethics guiding each Stratacuity team member. We build lasting relationships with exceptional biopharmaceutical talent and take great care to protect your personal information. Upon receiving your inquiry, you may be directly contacted by a Stratacuity team member to discuss your career goals. We will not share your information with anyone without your direct prior consent.

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Stratacuity is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stratacuity will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact us at info@stratacuity.com or 877-787-2821.

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EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.




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