Research Scientist - Translational Biology

Job Ref: J32349
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Biotech/Life Sciences
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 14 June 2019
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK Cambridge Cambridgeshire UK CB22 3AT
  • Competitive
  • Lynda Dupont
  • 01223607855

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Research Scientist for Translational Biology Group

Role Type: Permanent

Salary: From £24K - DOE

Skills: cell culture, primary cells, immunoassays

My client based in the Cambridge area works within antibody based therapeutics and is currently seeking a candidate to join the translational biology team.

With a background in cellular immunology, you will have a proven expertise of working in the laboratory and will support the translational biology group in preclinical and clinical studies.

Your responsibilities will be:

* in vitro and in vivo studies of cellular immune responses

* flow cytometry and immunoassays work

* drive the development of new techniques and support findings

* ensuring and participating to the group discovery and data presentation to colleagues and collaborators

Your skills and education will cover:

* BSc or Masters in a Biological science discipline (or equivalent experience)

* Minimum 3 years practical experience required (E)

* Cell culture: cell lines and primary cells (E)

* Cellular immunology (E)

* Blood cell isolation and use for primary assay : antibody forming cell assay (AFC) or plaque forming cell (PFC) assay and ELISA (E)

* Experience with flow cytometry for immune-phenotyping and functional analysis (D)

* Practice with developing and running Immunoassays (D)

* Knowledge of confocal microscopy and Biologics drug discovery (D)

* Ability to manage your own workload effectively (E)

* Flexible and pro-active with a willingness to tackle both new and routine tasks (E)

* Good record keeping and maintenance of lab notebooks (E)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful company with strategic collaboration with existing manufacturer and EU patent on some of their molecules.

hey are based on a science research park on the outskirt of Cambridge offering a short commute from the city of Cambridge by car, bike or shuttle bus. The campus has a café/cafeteria on site and a large park accessible to all employees.

If this role is of interest please apply online or for more information contact Lynda Dupont on 01223 607855

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