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Laboratory Assistant I in Durham, NC at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

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    Durham, NC
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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a Lab Assistant in the RTP, NC area! 

Requirements: Having a BS degree in Molecular Biology, Plant Biology, Genetics, or related field, with previous Laboratory or industry experience; local (NC RTP area); good communication skills; good habits in lab practice, record keeping and paying attention to details; capability in deductive reasoning and critical and innovative thinking would be a plus. 


Vectors design and construction: The Candidate will work with other team members to support a variety of research projects, by working with their trait scientists, designing experiments, and building constructs internally using advanced lab equipment or through external vendors 

Managing gene synthesis requests: receiving and reviewing gene synthesis and cloning requests from multiple projects, write clear instructions to external vendors, reviewing quotes, tracking progress, and receiving.

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