Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
This position will assist scientists in performing scientific research, development and/or clinical tasks of varying complexity. In general, this position will assist in the set up, operation and maintenance of laboratory instruments and equipment, monitoring experiments, making observations and calculating and recording results.
We are seeking an enthusiastic bench-level scientist to join our project team. The Myles Brown Lab focuses on developing preclinical models of breast cancer and identifying novel targets and therapies for cancer drug development.
Specific responsibilities include
* Processing of patient-derived tissues
* Cell culture
* Performing laboratory experiments and conducting data analysis
* Designing experiments and executing protocols
* Maintaining accurate records, writing reports, and preparing presentations
* Contribute to the organization of the overall laboratory and safety
* BS/MS in biological sciences or equivalent
* Enthusiastic, team player, and self-motivated individual
* Experience working in the fields of molecular biology or cell biology
* Experience with cell culture and routine protein/RNA analyses
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Strong computational skills are desired but not required
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