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Scientist - Antibody Development

Berkshire   •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


CK Group are recruiting for a Scientist - Antibody Development, to join a leading biopharmaceutical organisation at their research and development facilities located in Slough, on an initial 12-month contract.

The Company:
Our client is a global biopharmaceutical company whose medicine treats thousands of patients around the world who live with severe diseases.

Location:
This role is located on a well-established biopharma R&D facility based in Slough. There are good transport links whether you drive or even use public transport. Slough is a great place to live and work and is easily commutable from Reading, Oxford and London.

Your main duties will be to:

  • Planning and execution of in vitro display library selections and immune repertoire screening experiments for the discovery of antibodies.
  • Generation of high quality NGS datasets to support computational discovery approaches.
  • Collaborate effectively with other teams at UCB including protein biochemists, structural biologists, computational scientists and CADD scientists.
  • Perform a range of antibody binding assays to assess specificity and affinity.

Your Background:

  • A PhD with extensive protein biochemistry knowledge ideally within the antibody space.
  • An understanding of antibody repertoire sequencing (NGS) or analysis is required.
  • An understanding of in vitro display technologies and/or other antibody discovery techniques would be an advantage.
  • Experience of biochemical techniques used for molecular characterization such as ELISA, FACS, SPR or BLI is essential.
  • Skills in the use of informatic and other computational platforms in antibody discovery e.g. either in the context of structural biology and/or analysis of next generation sequencing data would be an advantage.

Apply:
For more information or to apply for this position, please contact James Horne at CK Science on 0191 384 8906 or email jhorne@ckscience.co.uk, quoting job reference 49236.
It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.


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  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: James Horne
  • Phone: 0191 384 8905
  • Reference: 49263
  • Posted: 12th November 2020
  • Expires: 10th December 2020

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