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Website Initium Therapeutics

Initium Therapeutics is focused on developing novel therapies for cancer, autoimmune diseases, and fibrosis.

Job Title:

Scientist I / II

Key Responsibilities:

  • Optimization of antibody candidates by yeast display or mammalian display, murine antibody humanization, the design and generation of antibody expression constructs, generation and evaluation of fusion proteins, and DNA/protein sequence analysis of hits from hybridoma and phage display campaigns.
  • Record experimental details, results and conclusions as well as communicate research progress in a timely fashion.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary therapeutic antibody discovery teams.

Position Requirements

  • BS/MS/Ph.D in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology with 2+ years of relevant working experience.
  • Experience in yeast display or mammalian display.
  • Experience in molecular biology techniques such as vector construction, PCR, and various bioinformatics tools.
  • Experience with ELISA, reagent preparation and aseptic techniques.
  • Good written and oral communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Work productively in an interdisciplinary team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in drug discovery projects.
  • Experience in lab automation for HTS.
  • Experience with SPR and BLI for the kinetic analysis of antibody-antigen interactions
  • Experience in protein purification including affinity, size exclusion and ion exchange chromatography
  • General knowledge and understanding of therapeutic antibody discovery and development
  • Good problem solving and organizational skills
  • Good computer skills, including word-processing, graphics, and spreadsheet programs

To apply for this job email your details to daeyeon.hwang@initiumbio.com

Research Scientist (Ph.D level) – Antibody Engineering