Research Assistant

Washington D.C.
Mar 07, 2019
Apr 05, 2019
Analyst, Research
Full Time
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Research Assistant - Mira Jung's Lab, Radiation Medicine, GUMC

The research technician will manage the work demands of establishing, expanding, maintaining and banking the cells in CRC culture. The work requires the patient specimen collection from clinic and placing into culture and performing cellular and biochemical assays. The knowledge of basic computer program, including word and excel, is required. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Establishing primary cells
  • Expanding and maintaining cell cultures
  • Banking the cells
  • Perform biochemical assays and immunostaining
  • Perform DNA and RNA preparation
  • Data collection, analysis and reporting


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Experienced technician/an entry level research technician
  • Capable of learning the tissue culture technology

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