Research Associate – Berkeley

Regel Therapeutics is an early-stage startup based in Cambridge, MA and Berkeley, CA that is pioneering precision gene therapies. We are currently looking for a talented Research Associate to join our R&D team under the guidance of senior scientists. Joining at this early stage provides the opportunity to help shape our research aims and company culture.

Location

Berkeley, CA

Role Responsibilities

  • Implement in vitro screening methodology with guidance from senior scientists
  • Design, assemble, and validate screening constructs
  • Maintain human cell cultures
  • Perform molecular techniques including nucleic acid extraction, qPCR, NGS library prep
  • Produce, purify and titer AAV and lentivirus
  • Maintain accurate and detailed documentation of activities
  • Communicate research findings to the R&D team

Required Qualifications

  • BA/BS or MS in biology, neurobiology or related field with 2-3 years relevant research experience
  • Strong background in tissue culture and aseptic techniques
  • Significant experience with standard molecular biology techniques (PCR, qPCR, DNA/RNA extraction), and molecular cloning techniques (ligation, transformation, gibson, RE digestion)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proven track record of working in collaborative environments

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in Lentivirus and AAV production and purification
  • Experience with large-scale genetic screening methods
  • Experience with single-cell genomics techniques and analysis

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May 18, 2022 1:51 pm Publicado por: