Fall 2023 Co-op: Lipid Chemistry
Posted on 2/27/2023
Belmont, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • B.S. or MS candidate in life sciences or chemical engineering
  • Basic knowledge of organic chemistry and analytical chemistry
  • Excellent computer skills and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Assist lipid synthesis and characterization process
  • Accurately register novel lipids into LIMS system
  • Responsible for storage, retrieval, and distribution of lipids for pharmacology and formulation teams
  • Aliquoting samples for LNP screening experiments
  • Conduct laboratory work in safe, efficient manner that ensures a safe working environment for colleagues
  • Support to manage chemical inventory and chemical ordering activities
Desired Qualifications
  • Understanding of basic organic chemistry, biochemistry, and analytical chemistry
  • Aptitude for common computer programs (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
  • Comfortable with learning new software skills
  • Familiar with small molecule characterization techniques; TLC, NMR. MS, HPLC
  • Exhibit excellent organization, planning and multi-tasking skills
  • Demonstrates ability to work effectively with cross functional team members
Prime Medicine

51-200 employees

Gene editing biotechnology company
Company Overview
Prime Medicine's mission is to transform the lives of patients with debilitating diseases through the application of our groundbreaking Prime Editing platform and technology. The company uses Prime Editing, a next-generation gene editing approach that they believe can address the genetic cause of disease and potentially provide patients with long-lasting cures.