Sanofi Group Senior Research Associate Pharmacology, Cambridge, MA in Cambridge, Massachusetts
MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for establishing and performing in vivo testing to guide the selection and development of anti-cancer therapeutic agents including immunotherapeutic agents using various mouse models (immune-deficient mice, syngeneic, transgenic murine tumor models and humanized mouse models).
Run efficacy studies, PK/PD studies. Respect ethical rules.
Analyze immune cells and molecules as well as ex vivo analysis of immune cells by FACS, WB and ELISA, etc.
Provide and promote support for operational procedures according to Sanofi values, ethics and security
BA degree in pharmacology, oncology or other relevant field or 4 years of equivalent in vivo pharmacology experience.
Significant experience with animal handling, anesthesia, experience with animal dosing (IV, PO, IP, IM and SC) and tissue sample collection are required (collection of blood/plasma, tumors and organs)
Ability to prepare and inoculate tumor cells, tumor fragments or immune cells SC into mice.
Ability to work in a team and individually. Able to excel in a matrix environment, be highly collaborative, innovative & self-motivated
Excellent organizational and communication skills (both verbal and written)
Industrial work experience is preferred
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