Biomarker Immunohistochemistry Senior Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Bioprocessing
  3. United Kingdom
Slough, England
Posting date: 03 Sep 2020

Proclinical has partnered with a global pharmaceutical company and are looking for a highly qualified Senior Biomarker that specialised in Immunohistochemistry.

Job Responsibilities

  • You will develop biomarker assays in the laboratory for tissue samples and ensure delivery of high-quality fit-for-purpose assays
  • Develop the clinical biomarker IHC assay and support technical transfer to Contract Research Organisations (CRO) to ensure successful validation in the agreed timelines.
  • Work within the Bioanalytical area to optimize experimental design, troubleshoot technical challenges, conduct sample analysis, data interpretation and report generation
  • Assess novel biomarkers to ensure right dose, right molecule and right patient population within future clinical trials.
  • Maintain an awareness of new / emerging techniques and tools relevant to the field.
  • Represent and align with the objectives of Development Sciences internally and externally in matters relevant to biomarkers and bioanalysis

Skills and Requirements

  • Candidates should have a BSc or higher academic qualification in a biological discipline
  • Practical experience in general histology methods, immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization
  • Practical experience in brightfield and fluorescent microscopy, and related imaging techniques.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and flexibly in a dynamic laboratory environment to meet project timelines with minimal supervision
  • Experience of working with human tissue under the directives of the Human Tissue Act (HTA).
  • Knowledge of quantitative image analysis and whole slide scanning

To Apply

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