Job ID: #9183

Research Associate, Histology

Cambridge, MA
Science Science
Research & Development


Responsibilities of the Research Associate, Histology:

  • Collect, prepare and section mouse and rat tissues for histologic evaluation
  • Prepare cell pellets and cytospin slides for histologic evaluation
  • Develop methods for and execute immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescence studies
  • Develop methods for and execute in situ hybridization studies
  • Scan histology slides and perform digital image analysis
  • Propose and evaluate new histologic techniques that would be valuable to company.
  • Present technical method development work and data at departmental meetings

Requirements of the Research Associate, Histology:

  • BS/MS in a relevant field of study (biology, microbiology, molecular biology, etc.)
  • 1+ years’ of histology or pathology experience
  • Experience performing specialized molecular pathology techniques (immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, immunofluorescence and multiplexing)

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