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Senior Scientist Biomarker Discovery

Senior Scientist - Biomarker Discovery

Sector - Drug Discovery

Location - Cambridge

Our client is a Cambridgeshire based early-stage drug development company targeting the ubiquitin pathway for the treatment of neurodegenerative disease, rare mitochondrial diseases and fibrosis. An opportunity has become available for a Senior Scientist to join the Translational Sciences team on a permanent basis to support with the delivery of delivery of in vitro pharmacology / pharmacodynamics studies.

The role:

Working within a small research team you will be responsible for research supporting in vitro pharmacology studies including the discover and development of biomarker assays.

• Design and development of in vitro assays

• Development, characterisation and validation of Biomarker assays

• Identification of biological pathways

• Evaluate cellular and molecular mechanisms to further understand target biology mechanistics

• Contribute to biomarker strategy and clinical protocol

Suitable applicants will have:

• Significant experience with biomarker discovery

• Experienced in biomarker assay development and validation

• Postdoctoral or industry experience in target validation for drug discovery.

• Experience researching and investigating biological mechanisms and disease related pathways

• MSc, PhD or equivalent experience in a relevant biochemical discipline

• Experience working with human biospecimens

• Strong knowledge and practical experience with ELISA, western blotting, flow cytometry, qPCR

The Package:

In return, my client offers the opportunity to work within a dynamic research team in an exciting area of drug discovery. Salary package will be competitive and dependent on experience.

Senior Scientist Biomarker Discovery

Oxfordshire, UK
Full time

Published on 6 Aug 2022

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