Senior Scientist - Gene Editing

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Genetics & Genomics
  3. Sweden
Lund, Sweden
Posting date: 07 Nov 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Senior Scientist - Gene Editing to join a biotech organisation. This role is on a permanent basis and is located in Sweden.


  • You will drive novel research on in vivo direct reprogramming modalities, with particular focus on dendritic cell reprogramming and tumor targeting.
  • Augment sequences, tropism, and production of delivery system for improved efficiency and safety.
  • The ideal candidate will design and produce innovative adenoviral vectors that encode reprogramming factors.
  • Analyse an summaries data in reports and discuss turnouts to the company's R&D and executive management team.
  • Responsible for developing functional and analytical strategies to characterise the a specific gene therapy product.
  • Gather and report primary data to uphold updated records.
  • Other duties may be assigned to this role.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to an advanced degree level in a molecular or cellular biology, genetics, biochemistry or similar field with demonstrable experience within an academic or industrial setting.
  • Knowledge in the development of viral gene therapy vectors, molecular cloning and vector production.
  • Acquaintance with adenoviral vectors would be beneficial.
  • Familiarity with overall in vitro cell culture practices, which involves culture of cell lines and primary cells.
  • Previous involvement in multi-colour flow cytometry analysis, as well as in vivo/in situ gene therapy which would be ideal.
  • Acquaintance with cell reprogramming would be advantageous.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact James Hume at +44 208 167 5468.

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