Research Associate, Cell Biology
San Diego Metro Area, CA
Discovery Biotherapeutics San Diego is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Associate Scientist. The successful candidate needs to have a strong background in molecular and cellular biology with experience in drug discovery. The qualified candidate will participate in the expression of novel antibody candidates, testing binding, and functional assays. This candidate will adapt and implement existing HTS platforms to assess target binders for functionality
Advanced understanding in tissue culture, including experience culturing primary cells.
Experience with PEI and lipid-based transfections
Strong familiarity with multi-parameter flow cytometry analysis (surface/intracellular staining) using LifeTechnology Attune, BD Canto, or Celesta.
Proficiency with FlowJo, Prism, Microsoft office applications
Protein and antibody purification experience a plus
Familiarity in immunohistochemistry or immunofluorescence techniques a plus
Fundamental knowledge and understanding of antibody discovery process is preferred.