Internship

Preclinical Program – Intern

Posted on 5/7/2024

Metagenomi

Metagenomi

201-500 employees

Develops gene editing tools for genetic diseases

Biotechnology

Compensation Overview

$$25 - $$35Hourly

+ Annual Target Bonus Potential + Equity + Other Perks

Oakland, CA, USA

Requirements
  • Actively pursuing an advanced degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, or a closely related field.
  • Demonstrated hands-on laboratory experience, particularly with SDS-PAGE and Western blotting.
  • Strong foundation in cellular biology concepts and techniques.
  • Familiarity with protein analysis techniques.
Responsibilities
  • Optimize assays to assess the impact of our drug candidate on related pathways.
  • Validate knockouts of a specific gene of interest using SDS-PAGE and Western blotting techniques.
  • Explore advanced antibody-based methods to improve the accuracy and sensitivity of APOCIII detection.

Metagenomi specializes in developing a diverse toolbox of next-generation gene editing systems, including CRISPR nucleases, base editors, prime editors, and CRISPR transposases, sourced from natural environments, with the vision to cure genetic diseases. Their proprietary sampling, high-speed screening, and sequencing, along with an AI-enabled discovery process, enable the precise and safe addressing of any target in the human genome.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$477M

Headquarters

Emeryville, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

109%
INACTIVE