Research Associate - CA in Emeryville, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

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Job Description


  • We are developing biologics to modulate the immune system in autoimmune disease.
  • We are looking for a highly motivated laboratory scientist with a strong scientific grounding in Immunology, and extensive experience with cell-based assays, to join our research group.
  • You would directly contribute to the lead clinical program as well as research-stage programs. 


  • Design, perform and execute experiments to support pre-clinical research programs. 
  • Analyze data, interpret results, generate research reports and communicate results in company meetings. 
  • Contribute to the company’s activities as a valuable member of a small research group. 


  • Degree in Biological sciences, Immunology preferred. 
  • B.S. with 2 years, M.S. with 0 years post-degree experience. 
  • Extensive hands-on experience with cell culture, especially human primary cells. 
  • Experience with cell-based assays of immune function, such as proliferation, cytotoxicity, and other T cell functional assays. 
  • Comfort and familiarity with multicolor flow cytometry, including data analysis. 
  • A strong understanding of T cell signaling is preferred. 
  • An open, collaborative, team-based approach to your work. 
  • The ability to adapt to the rapidly changing needs of a dynamic environment.


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