You are viewing a preview of this job. Log in or register to view more details about this job.

Research Associate-Cell Biology

Research Associate – Cell Biology
St. Louis
About the position
M6P Therapeutics is looking for a Research Associate to join our Cell Biology team. Reporting to the Director, R&D the successful candidate will be part of a multi-disciplinary team working to develop gene therapies for the treatment of various Lysosome Storage Disorders (LSDs). This is a unique opportunity to join an innovative and dynamic company developing meaningful, best-in-class therapies to address unmet medical needs at an early stage.

Who will love this job

Someone patient-focused - the goal of serving patients with LSDs guides our every decision
A data enthusiast- you live for data integrity which you maintain through unwavering attention to details and meticulous organization skills
A problem solver- you are an effective scientist who enjoys tackling new challenges
A collaborator- you enjoy working with your team to achieve the best results
A student- you are intellectually curious and have a willingness to learn
An entrepreneur- you thrive in an entrepreneurial environment where you can make a real difference in people’s lives

What you’ll do
  • Work with internal groups to develop new generation enzymes for lysosomal storage diseases
  • Help to maintain different cell lines including diseases cell models
  • Conduct in vitro cell studies (cellular enzyme uptake, enzyme activity assay, immunofluorescence, and western blotting)
  • Thoroughly document experiments and communicate results across program groups.

You should have
  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences or related field
  • Interest in rare diseases work
  • Your own unique perspective and talents