Research Associate IVF/Cryo/Embryology

Location
Tarrytown, NY, US
Posted
Mar 02, 2018
Ref
12204BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary
We are looking for a Research Associate with a strong background in murine IVF, Cryopreservation, and Embryology. The primary role of this position will be to support high-throughput production of genetically engineering mouse models designed for discovery research and drug development. A successful candidate must be proficient in performing techniques associated with in vitro fertilization, germplasm cryopreservation and recovery, and/or microinjection.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
- Murine in vitro fertilization
- Cryopreservation/cryorecovery of mouse sperms, oocytes and/or embryos
- Collect, harvest, and culture of murine germplasm
- Surgical embryo transfer via oviduct and/or uterine
- Embryo microinjection
- Necropsy and/or dissection microsurgery

Additional Responsibilities:
- Data entry, analysis and project update presentation at weekly meeting
- Support technology advancement and innovation as well as process optimization


Requirements
This position requires a Bachelor degree or equivalent in biology or life sciences, and a minimum 2 years of experience with murine handling and techniques associated with IVF, cryopreservation and cryo-recovery
- Experience in microinjection is a plus
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to details
- Must have excellent communication skills
- Flexibility to work on weekends/holidays
- Dedication to team work is essential

This position will require the individual to pass a physical before beginning employment.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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