2018 Summer Internship- CNS In Vitro Pharmacology (San Diego, CA)

  • Company: Takeda
  • Location: San Diego, California
  • Posted: November 18, 2017
  • Reference ID: 1703078

Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a CNS In Vitro Pharmacology Intern in our San Diego, CA office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.

The internship involves working in laboratory that evaluates novel chemical compounds against their enzyme/protein/receptor targets toward the furtherance of drug discovery. The intern will assist biologists in conducting biochemical assays, cell-based screening assays and solubility assays. The intern will work closely with a biochemist in a pharmaceutical research lab learning and applying practical aspects of biochemistry and cell-based assay. This individual will interact closely with other biologists and biochemists in the team. Responsibilities will also include maintaining a safe organized lab bench and become proficient with appropriate software necessary to execute the duties and keep an accurate and comprehensive notebook.

  • Applicants should be highly motivated with a strong interest in learning biology/biochemistry research
  • Students should be enrolled in a full-time undergraduate program working towards a BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field (Second and Third year students preferred)
  • Applicant must be authorized for lawful employment in the U.S.
  • College coursework in General Chemistry and General Biology is necessary
  • A strong preference will be given to applicants who have completed Biology, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry and Calculus
  • Applicant will be expected to have excellent oral and written communication, good computer skills; Microsoft word, excel, graphical presentation of data and Powerpoint slide presentations


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