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Research Associate Scientist/Cell Biology


South San Francisco, CA

Posted 2 weeks ago

Lab Temps is assisting our client in their search for a Research Associate or Associate Scientist (Cell Biology) with expertise in cellular and molecular biology-based assays. Its mission is to detect and then cure cancer at its earliest stages, effortlessly and pain-free. The technology which grounds the company’s efforts ushers in a new era in “synthetic biomarkers” as a novel methodology to detect cancer and then subsequently localize and then treat cancer. The enabling technology utilizes “synthetic biomarkers” as a novel methodology to detect, localize and ultimately destroy cancer. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain cell lines and primary cell-based models using aseptic cell culture techniques
  • Perform plasmid transfections and lentiviral vector transductions to derive stable cell lines
  • Perform luminescence, fluorescence, and colorimetry-based reporter assays
  • Perform nucleic acid isolations from mammalian cells, PCRs and RT-PCRs
  • Perform cell-based assays (i.e. fluorescence microscopy, flow cytometry, etc.) for evaluation of localization, proliferation, toxicity and pharmacokinetics-based studies
  • Meticulous documentation of experimental methods and results in organized lab records
  • Work and communicate effectively with multidisciplinary teams, and present findings internally and to external partners

 Who You Are:

  • You share our same sense of dedication, scientific passion, and entrepreneurial spirit
  • You work well in a fast-paced and extremely focused startup environment
  • You are not only smart but clever and constantly think outside the box
  • You are able to make logical decisions in an instant when there is little time to evaluate 
  • You are a natural communicator and relationship builder
  • You stay calm under high pressure and stress
  • You have the ability to multi-task in a serious way, with extreme attention to detail
  • You become a representative of the core DNA of the company through who you are
Contact the Recruiter:
Kimberly Parks
Talent Acquisition Advisor
Kimberly Parks
Talent Acquisition Advisor
(847) 692-0621
(847) 692-0621
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