Fall 2023 Co-op: Screening Platform
Posted on 2/28/2023
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Experience with molecular biology techniques such as nucleic acid purification, PCR, and NGS
  • Basic understanding of molecular biology, cell biology, and biochemistry principles
  • Proficiency in aseptic cell culture techniques
  • Excellent troubleshooting and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently within a team
  • Use automated and semi-automated systems to select prime editing candidates for advancement toward therapeutic development pipelines
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of immortalized and primary cell cultures
  • Design, execute and troubleshoot high-throughput screens in immortalized and primary cells through the application of a variety of genetic perturbation methods
  • Interpret and present data; provide key contributions that drive scientific strategy and shape cutting-edge therapies and technologies
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with CRISPR and other gene editing modalities
  • Experience with high-throughput screening and/or liquid handling automation
  • Familiarity with leveraging automation to develop new protocols is a plus
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.