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Scientist

G M Pharmaceuticals

This is a Full-time position in San Diego, CA posted July 9, 2019.

Plex Pharmaceuticals (www.plexpharma.com), a small biotechnology company which is developing novel protein folding drugs, has an opening for a full-time Scientist.

The successful candidate will contribute to drug discovery efforts by performing compound screening in biochemical, cell-based, and ex vivo assays, as well as assisting in assay development for further characterization of compounds.

Under supervision the Scientist will: Perform enzyme assays, binding assays, reporter assays, SDS-PAGE protein electrophoresis, Western blot analysis, and ELISAsUse appropriate cellular models for neurodegenerative and other diseases for assaying cell death, gene expression, protein aggregation and other biomarker assays Develop and troubleshoot new biochemical and cell-based assaysIdentify and develop strategies to contribute to drug discovery projects and grant applicationsSupport day-to-day needs of the lab and company Education Qualification and Experience:PhD in biology, neuroscience or related field with 1-3 years industry experienceDemonstrated proficiency in protein biochemistryExperience in cell culture and cell-based assays.

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in models of protein misfoldingMust be eager to learn and take initiative on new projectsKnowledgeable with a broad range of laboratory equipmentExperience in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications is requiredExperience and knowledge in use of GraphPad Prism softwareSound critical thinking capabilities, with the ability to work independently to plan experiments, interpret and analyze dataStrong organizational skills and attention to detailGood oral and written communication skillsWillingness to work in a dynamic, challenging and fast paced environmentA self-motivated, independent worker who can identify needs and take initiative to address themStrong commitment to work as a team and strong interpersonal skills Plex is a casual, friendly work environment with an attractive benefits package which includes paid time off, company paid medical & dental plans.

Plex Pharmaceuticals is an EOE To be considered for this positions please submit your Resume/CV with a cover letter to hr@plexpharma.com