Senior Scientist Chemical Biology Job - United States
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The Pharmacology department is seeking scientists to join the Chemical Biology group who have experience in biochemistry and biochemical assay development, biophysical methods and/or protein engineering. Candidates familiar with any of the following techniques will be given priority: fluorescence based assays, radio-ligand receptor binding, enzymatic assays, surface plasmon resonance, calorimetry, co-immunoprecipitation, protein fragment complementation, yeast two hybrid, mammalian expression, insect expression and incorporation of unnatural amino acids.
- A Ph. D. in Biology, Biochemistry or related field or a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Biochemistry or related field with at least 5 years of industrial experience
- 3 years relevant experience, biochemistry, Assay development
- Willing and able to design biochemical, biophysical and/or cell-based experiments to characterize the molecular mode of action of tool molecules.
- Protein engineering experience
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Job: Pharmacology - DPS
Job Title:Sr. Scientist, Pharmacology
Primary Location: NA-US-MA-Boston
Employee Status: Regular
Number of Openings: 1
Hazardous Materials: Biohazards
Company Trade Name:Merck
Nearest Major Market: Boston
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