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Fall 2023 Co-op: Process Chemistry
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Belmont, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Must be enrolled in the undergraduate/advanced degree program at the time of Co-op program
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, good organization skills, the ability to multi-tasks, and work as a team player and/or independently
  • A passion for learning and contributing to multiple facets of a program
  • RNA synthesis reagent preparation, phosphoramidite solution preparation and synthesis set up to the automated DNA/RNA synthesizers
  • Learn/perform chemical synthesis and deprotection of long guide RNA (ribonucleic acid) for multiple sequences
  • Routine analysis of crude RNA oligonucleotides with various lab instruments such as UPLC, LC-MS, Nano drop etc. followed by crude UF/DF using tangential flow filtration (TFF) system
  • Maintain AKTA OP10, AKTAOP100 RNA synthesizer, and all other lab instruments such as UPLC, Nano drop etc. in good operational condition after use
  • Documents data in the project specific folder, write a project summary report in brief, and share results at team meetings
Desired Qualifications
  • Prior hands-on, lab-based internship/Co-op experience
  • Familiarity with chemical synthesis, and other organic chemistry laboratory procedures and instrumentation. Experience with nucleic acid chemistry is a plus
  • Familiarity with Microsoft excel, PowerPoint
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.