Scientist III

Ridgefield, CT 06877

Posted: 07/30/2019 Industry: Biotech/R&D/Science Job Number: 49327

Duties: 
  • Execute experimental research protocols involving stem cells, iPSCs, and tissue  engineering. 
  • Carry  out cell-based assays such as functional stem cell differentiation in vitro, particularly focusing on chondrogenic differentiation of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells and/or iPSCs and three-dimensional culture systems to Induce  chondrogenesis. 
  • Isolate  primary cells from mouse and human tissue, perform immunostainings on cells and tissues, and fluorescence activated cell  sorting. 
  • Image  and data analysis on Fluorescence and Confocal  Microscope. 
  • Perform  biochemical and molecular biology experiments such as western blotting,  qRT-PCR  etc. 
  • Carry  out technical experiments independently after initial extensive training and  supervision. 
  • Maintain  detailed, accurate and up-to-date lab  records. 
  • Communicate  and present results the research team. 

Skills:
  • Experience in standard cell culture: stem cells and  chondrogenesis. 
  • Basic  skills in standard biochemical, epigenetic, and molecular biology  techniques. 
  • Experience  in working with animal tissue (mouse).Ability to quickly learn new techniques and dive into new scientific  topics. 
  • Huge  plus: previous experience in Aging-Related Research and Epigenetic Dysregulation. 

Education: 

  • Ph.D. (preferred) 

Kaztronix is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.In addition, all human resource actions in such areas as compensation, employee benefits, transfers, layoffs, training and development are to be administered objectively, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.

Marion Bowden

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