Full-Time

Scientist – Tissue Biology

Chalut Lab

Posted on 5/14/2024

Altos Labs

Altos Labs

201-500 employees

Develops cellular rejuvenation programming to restore cell health.

Biotechnology

Senior

Cambridge, UK

Requirements
  • PhD in Life Sciences or equivalent field
  • Molecular and cell biology; prior expertise in tissue biology, ECM biology, and/or aging biology
  • Extensive experience with in vivo work and/or experience in mammalian tissue culture (including primary cells)
  • Knowledge and strong interest in studying age-related molecular changes
  • A strong sense of collective ownership of projects within the group and Altos
  • Critical, visionary, and creative thinking with an ability to formulate scientific questions, design strategies, and implement plans effectively
  • Ability to work independently and with others
  • Demonstrated high productivity and ability to complete work promptly
  • Problem-solving skills to identify potential issues, test, and develop innovative solutions
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Develop a research area around age-associated changes of the ECM within a new tissue for the lab, preferably the musculoskeletal system
  • Advance technology to assay tissue health and changes in the ECM
  • Develop animal models to test interventions in ECM to alleviate loss of tissue function
  • Collaborate widely across Altos to gain insight into the centrality of tissue function in ageing
  • Engage in ground-breaking and innovative science and Altos scientific activities
  • Present data to various audiences
  • Carry out research projects in collaboration with the principal investigator, group members, and other labs within Altos

Altos Labs harnesses the power of cellular rejuvenation technology to combat diseases, injuries, and disabilities. By focusing on restoring cell health and resilience, this company stands out in the biotechnology sector for its dedicated research and integration of advanced technologies. Employees at Altos labs engage in a highly collaborative environment that supports deep scientific inquiry and innovation, making it a prime workplace for those passionate about groundbreaking research in biotechnology.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$6.3B

Headquarters

Redwood City, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

74%