Janssen Biochemistry Intern - San Francisco, CA

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Posted: January 05, 2017
  • Reference ID: 4809161221-en-us

Alios BioPharma, Inc., a member of Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for an Intern in the Biochemistry Group to be located in South San Francisco, CA.


Johnson & Johnson research and development areas encompass novel targets in neurologic disorders, gastroenterology, oncology, infectious disease, diabetes, hematology, metabolic disorders, immunologic disorders, and reproductive medicine. We have produced and marketed many first-in-class prescription medications and are poised to serve the broad needs of the healthcare market – from patients to practitioners, from clinics to hospitals.


The Intern in the Biochemistry Group will:

  • Establish and optimize biochemical assays for the characterization of nucleoside analogs as chain terminators for RNA polymerases of viruses related to respiratory syncytial virus.
  • Develop enzymatic assays for steady state kinetics.
  • Develop methods and use existing methods for protein purification (size exclusion, affinity, and ion exchange chromatography) for use in enzymatic assays.
  • Quantitate protein using standard techniques and characterize proteins using known procedures (SDS-PAGE, Western blot).

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Science, Engineering, Statistics, Microbiology, or related discipline is required.
  • Experience working with proteins and developing enzymatic assays.
  • Experience interpreting and presenting scientific data and results acquired through experimentation or found in the literature. 
  • Experience working independently and as the member of a team.
  • This position is located in South San Francisco, CA. 


Primary Location
United States-California-South San Francisco
Alios BioPharma, Inc. (6224)
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