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Research Associate I/Ii, Pharmacology

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Editas Medicine, Inc. Cambridge , MA 02138

Posted 3 months ago

Location- Cambridge, MA.

Editasis seeking a highly motivated Research Associate I/II to join our ex vivopharmacology group. The candidate will be responsible for conductingpreclinical animal studies to support the development of gene-editing based exvivo cell therapies in multiple disease areas, including sickle cell diseaseand beta-thalassemia. The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic teamand will interact with the discovery, platform, process development groups, aswell as contract research organizations. The successful candidate shoulddemonstrate strong work ethics and ability to work in a fast-paced and highlydemanding work environment.


  • Executein vivo studies including xenotransplantation of human hematopoietic stem andprogenitor cells in immunodeficient mice.

  • Performroutine injections (sc, ip, iv) in mice, monitor animal health, collect bloodsamples, perform necropsies.

  • Establishnew animal models as needed.

  • Cultureprimary cells and cell lines.

  • Performbasic molecular biology work such as DNA and RNA extraction and PCR.

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Research Associate I/Ii, Pharmacology

Expired Job

Editas Medicine, Inc.