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Scientist II - mouse handling, CRO management in Ridgefield, CT at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/12/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  939588


  • Work with a dynamic group in the Immunology and Inflammation Department responsible for evaluating novel lead molecules in models of immunology and inflammation.
  • Involved with the daily function and operations of the logistics group, responsible for multiple aspects of coordination and logistical efforts (shipping and customs documentation, sample organization support). 
  • Involved in the preparation and shipping of samples both domestically and internationally, maintenance of databases for inventory and use of transgenic rodent models, maintenance of filing and databases for inventory of histology samples. Additional support of in vivo studies.
  • Involved in the isolation and analysis of RNA isolated from study tissues. Perform enzyme linked immunosorbant assays (ELISA) and multiplex analysis. Involved with the daily function and operations of the laboratory, such as preparation of standard laboratory reagents.
  • Work well in a team environment.


  • B.S. degree in biology and/or pharmacology
  • Experience with basic laboratory skills (ie pipetting, aliquoting, use of precison balances) required.
  • Experience with various in vitro and cellular assays such as enzyme linked immunosorbant assays (ELISA), multiplex, reverse transcriptase PCR (RT-PCR) a plus.
  • Some in vivo experience preferred but not required.
  • Excellent organization skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced multitasking environment. Ability to maintain prioritization and meet scheduled deadlines. 
  • Experience with standard computer programs such as MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Display a strong enthusiasm for learning and science

**For immediate consideration, please email your updated resume to with 'Scientist II Ridgefield, CT' in the subject line.









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