Scientist - Newark, CA | Biospace
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Scientist

Advanced Cell Diagnostics, Inc.

Location:
Newark, CA
Posted Date:
11/18/2016
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Doctorate/PhD
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Scientist,

Job Description


Advanced Cell Diagnostics, Inc. (ACD) is a leader in the field of molecular pathology and tissue-based diagnostics. Our core RNAscope® technology is the world’s first multiplex fluorescent and chromogenic in situ hybridization platform capable of detecting and quantifying RNA biomarkers in situ at single molecule sensitivity. RNAscope® is an ideal platform for developing the next generation of tissue-based companion diagnostics. We are committed to continued innovation to bridge the gap between basic research and clinical medicine to fulfill the promise of personalized medicine.

Duties and Responsibilities

•   Review data generated by the team and provide technical guidance for troubleshooting
•   Communicate with pharma and biotech clients to understand project goals, design studies, and present and review data
•   Perform manual and automated RNAscope assays to evaluate client-provided tissue samples
•   Image analysis and data interpretation
•   Generate and create custom reports to deliver to clients
•   Review and provide scientific input to reports generated by the team




Requirements


Education Experience

•   A PhD in molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology or related field with at least 5 years of laboratory experience
•   1-2 years of industry experience
•   Experience in molecular biology techniques including microscopy and imaging
•   Experience in histology and tissue/cell-based assays such as immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization is preferred