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Resource Technologist- PCR, cell based potency assays

Apex Life Sciences

Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Posted Date:
6/1/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Biochemistry, Biologist, Biotechnology, Cell Culture, Lab Technician, Molecular, Molecular Biology, PCR, Quality Control, Research Technician,

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences has an exciting Research opportunity with a leading Biotech client in the Greater Philadelphia Region!

Responsibilities:

Conduct GLP PCR-based assays (qPCR, ddPCR) on adeno associated viral vectors (AAV) such as genome titer determination, infectivity, biodistribution and RCAAV
Conduct non-PCR based GLP assays (e.g. in vivo potency assays) on adeno-associated viral based vectors produced by the Vector Core
Validate new quality control assays for viral-based vectors; participate in technology transfer of new assays to contract manufacturing labs
Participate in the development and standardization of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for research and GLP assays
Conduct research grade PCR-based assays (qPCR, ddPCR) on viral-based vectors to determine the quantity, quality and/or potency of the vector
Maintain reagent inventories, conduct data entry and order supplies

Requirements

A./B.S. in Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or in adjacent field with strong scientific background and 3-5 years of post-degree bench laboratory experience

MUST have experience with molecular techniques such as PCR & qPCR, cell-based potency assays (ELISA & Western Blot), mammalian cell culture

For immediate consideration please forward a copy of your resume in MS Word format to Jessica Corliss at JCorliss@apexlifesciences.com.  

*PLEASE NOTE THAT NO RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS BEING OFFERED*