Research Associate: Molecular Biology
- Full time & Part time roles available
Successful candidate will, working quite independently, under very general supervision, performs a variety of routine, but sophisticated protocols for testing.
- Maintains diagnostic viability of specimens received. Prepares DNA or RNA from clinical specimens which includes handling of tissues and blood samples, centrifugation, spectrophotometry, gel electrophoresis and robotic instrumentation.
- Protocols utilize a variety of molecular assays that are constantly evolving as the discipline develops, but includes PCR, RT-PCR, QRT-PCR, Hologic Invader Assay, capillary gel electrophoresis, Sanger sequencing, Pyrosequencing, multiplexed liquid bead microarray (Luminex), melt curve analysis (Lightscanner), Hologic Aptima HPV assay, Next Generation Sequencing and Mass Spectrometry.
- Accurately records all procedures and results run in laboratory. Documents and follows up with senior staff any errors or failures encountered.
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