Intern: MedImmune Cell Culture and Fermentation Sciences
Cell Culture Intern
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca, a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of small molecule and biologic prescription medicines. MedImmune is pioneering innovative research and exploring novel pathways across key therapeutic areas, including respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity; cardiovascular and metabolic disease; oncology; neuroscience; and infection and vaccines.
We are currently seeking candidates who are working towards obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Molecular Biology or related major for an internship during the summer of 2018. This internship opportunity is with the Cell Culture and Fermentation Sciences department.
The objective of this internship is to apply various molecular biology techniques to characterize antibody expressing cell lines on DNA, RNA and protein levels to help further our understanding of novel antibody formats.
The core responsibilities of this internship are to culture a variety of mammalian cell lines, perform molecular biology work in the lab and perform data analysis on the results.