Research Associate I - San Diego , CA | Biospace
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Research Associate I

Apex Life Sciences

San Diego , CA
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Animal, Cancer, Cell Culture, In Vivo,

Job Description


We are seeking a highly motivated contract Research Associate with strong interpersonal communication skills to conduct in vivo studies in mice to support oncology research.


Support in vivo experiments.
Proficient in handling mice.
Proficient in administering compounds via various routes (PO, IV, IP, SC).
Blood collection (via cheek bleed, RO, intra-cardiac).
Necropsy, collection of various tissue samples for biomarker analysis.
Experience with tumor cell subcutaneous implantation in mice and live animal surgery is a plus.
Proficient in data collection/documentation, either in electronic or hardcopy forms.
Lift animal cages.
Handle hazardous materials and work in animal facility which will require additional medical testing and/or apparatus fitting for OSHA compliance.


A BS or an equivalent degree in biology or pharmaceutical-related discipline with 1 - 2 years of industrial animal research experience