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Role Overview

Research Associate

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Experience Dependent
Cambridgeshire
Permanent
Job Reference: J5637414
Status: Under Offer
Updated: 24/01/2023

We are currently looking for a Research Associate to join a Start-up Cell Therapy Biotechnology company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Research Associate you will be responsible for independent research developing first-in-class Cancer Therapeutics. You will be responsible for researching combination drugs to develop new cancer treatments.

You will conduct a range of molecular assays to assess proof-of-concept and target validation from their novel products, including developing in vitro CRISPR/Cas9 and high through-put screens.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Research Associate will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Maintain human cell-lines through mammalian Cell Culture and differentiation techniques.

2. Support routine plasmid cloning, bacterial transformation and plasmid extraction as well as other routine molecular Biology techniques including but not limited to DNA, RNA and Protein extraction, PCR and RT-qPCR.

3. Support proof-of-concept and target validation activities by independently designing and execution of biological plans.

4. Record all data and analyse results for presentation.

Role Requirements

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Research Scientist - Molecular Biology we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a Life Sciences discipline ideally focused on Molecular and Cellular Biology where you have had exposure to Stem cell differentiation.

2. Proven industry experience with a range of Molecular Techniques including Vector transfection, DNA / RNA / Protein extraction, DNA Electrophoresis, PCR, RT-qPCR and cloning and bacterial transformation.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with the characterisation of genome-edited cells using techniques not limited to Immunohistochemistry, Fluorescent microscopy and flow-cytometry.


Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.


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Greg Harding

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Greg Harding

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Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.
Sectors: Science, Drug Discovery
Skills: Biochemistry - Graduate
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