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In vitro Bioassay Associate researcher

Posted 29 Nov 2017

Rome, Lazio - Italy

Req Id 169456


A career at Merck is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 50,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your Role:

Guarantee the development and validation of in vitro bioassays having the characteristics of reliabilities required by the qualitative standards of the company and in agreement to the relative Guidelines (ICH, EU/US Pharmacopeia), to support of the activities of Quality Control, Formulations Development and Process Development for NBE, Biosimilars and marketed products, consistent with the objectives established with the Lab Head.

Collect the results achieved providing the documentation necessary for the discussion with th eLab Head and for the subsequent phases of the project.

Who you are:

  • Degree in Biology or Biotechnology and possible specialization with 2/3 years of experience in a Biotech Company or in Academia in the field of analytical development of cell-based assay 
  • Excellent knowledge of the principles of cell biology, biochemistry and cell culture techniques. Adequate knowledge of the guidelines for the validation of in vitro biological methods.
  • Adequate basic knowledge of Applied Statistics
  • Good use of software’s in the laboratory of belonging.
  • Fluency in English


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