Perform lab techniques such as ELISA, DNA/RNA isolation, RNAi technology, qRT-PCR, western blot analysis, flow cytometry, and tissue culture.
Perform in vivo experiments using mouse models of air pollution exposure. Isolate primary alveolar macrophages from mice.
Maintain complete and accurate experimental records.
Collect and analyze data. Record accurate data into computer database. Summarize results and assist in interpreting procedural and theoretical finds.
Maintain laboratory organization, order supplies, keep equipment in working order, other general lab duties
Maintains technical and administrative support for a research project.
Analyzes and maintains data and/or specimens. Conducts literature reviews. Assists with preparation of reports, manuscripts and other documents.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences or related field. Â
Two years of relevant research experience.
Experience with ELISA, qRT-PCR, and cell culture.
Basic lab skills including pipetting, buffer/reagents preparation.
Knowledge in relevant scientific field.
Knowledge of research techniques or methods.
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Attention to detail.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Comfortable interacting with researchers from a diverse set of background.
Basic computer skills with statistics knowledge.
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