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 Junior and Senior students who are in the fied of Biology / Pharmaceutical / Bioinformatics or related discipline.
What are the objectives/goals of the position?
Developing assay using next generation sequencing (NGS) technologies protocols and analyzing animal/human samples, such as airway and gut microbiota in order to understand microbiome changes during disease progression and from drug treatment intervention.
What are the primary duties of this position?
Conducting experiments in the wet lab including nucleic acid extractions, NGS library preparations, NGS operations and data analysis. Participate in the research and development discussions and presenting research findings.