GigaGen seeks a talented, highly motivated Research Assistant to work alongside PhD-level scientists on research funded by a $50 million co-development deal with Grifols, plus Phase II SBIR grants from the NCI and NIAID. This project involves high-throughput discovery and development of therapeutic antibody drug candidates from human and mouse immune repertoires. The work involves significant cell culture work, including a bioreactor and flow cytometry. The ideal candidate has a recent bachelor’s degree from a leading research institution, plus 1-3 years of laboratory research experience.
The following skills would be useful:
Mammalian cell culture techniques
Recombinant protein expression
Processing primary cell samples
General molecular biology, such as PCR and nucleic acid extraction