Kelly Services Biologist I in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Biologist I—Cambridge, MA
18 month contract
Pay Rate: $22-$25/hr
Job Description :
Work as part of a project team to generate high-quality data in support of identifying lead compounds and advancing toward development of potential candidates for medicines.
Will summarize data and provide updates to supervisor and project teams.
In addition, will contribute to the development of new processes and assay methodologies that will improve the productivity and scientific impact of the working group
Technical Skills :
Enzyme, receptor-binding and functional cell assays (whole-cell and cell-free)
Cell biology, second/third messengers, transduction pathways
Computational biology, pathway mining, new target identification, biomarker identification
Molecular biology (site directed mutagenesis, SiRNA, antisense, stable transfection)
Tissue and cell culture
Quantitative histological analysis
Automated and workstation screening equipment (liquid handling systems, plate readers and automated data analysis)
Bacterial genetics o Electrophysiological methodologies (patch clamp, slice, etc) •
0-3 years of experience
BS degree in biology or related field
Good communication, organizational, record keeping and computer literacy skills
Team oriented with a flexible approach to goal delivery
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Years of Experience 0-3.
Preferred experience in, Cell-based signaling assays, Radioligand binding assays, Gene expression, GPCR pharmacology
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