Cedars-Sinai Research Associate II - Smidt Heart Institute - Ibrahim Lab in Los Angeles, California
Join an exciting research group at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center led by Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim, PhD. As a Research Associate II, you will perform routine and increasingly complex laboratory tasks and procedures. Reads current literature in research field to keep abreast of new experimental developments. Develops technical expertise in one or more areas relevant to lab research projects. You will participate in research activities involving all aspects of the research process: hypothesis development, investigation, technical and literature search, testing/validation of results, and reporting findings. Will perform a variety of routine experimental protocols and procedures to support the objectives of laboratory research projects and comply with safety standards and procedures. Assist in preparation for data for publication and/or presentation at scholarly meetings. Assists in general laboratory maintenance.
•In vitro immunological and cell injury assays
•Animal handling experience
•Molecular biology and biochemical techniques
•Viral transduction and establishment of a cell line
- BS Degree is required, preferably in in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics
- Position requires a minimum of 2 years of research experience
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