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In Vitro In Vivo Scientist

DTx Pharma Inc. is an RNA medicines company founded in 2017 and located in San Diego, CA.  We are seeking highly motivated scientist(s) with experience in in vitroand/or in vivo pharmacology.  The successful candidate will be a critical player in our efforts to break open new therapeutic areas for RNA medicines.

Responsibilities:

Assay development (Target engagement, PK)

Characterization of hit/lead candidates in vitro and in vivo.

Animal model characterization.

New target identification

Data analysis and presentation

Requirements:

MS or PhD with 3-5 years of experience post graduation, preferentially in a biotech or pharmaceutical company (but, not required).  Exceptional candidates with a BS degree will be considered.

Experience developing and executing in vitro assays (cell culture, transfection, qPCR, ELISA/Mesoscale, western etc.)

In vivo experience (dosing, model development and characterization etc.)

Knowledge of computer software and Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, GraphPad Prism)

Ability to work well in collaborative fast-paced team environment

Demonstrate problem-solving and interpersonal skills.

Optional but, a plus:  Experience in ophthalmology, CNS and/or muscle disorders. 

Optional but, a plus:  Experience with nucleic acid drugs (siRNA, Antisense etc.).

Compensation: Competitive salary, health and dental insurance, benefits, 401k, stock options, gym etc.

Keywords: biologist, scientist, siRNA, biotech, pharmaceutical, drug development, drug discovery, preclinical, animal models, antisense, CRISPR, eye, CNS, neurons

San Diego
Biotech/Pharmaceutical
Full-time
Some Experience
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Ophthalmology Team Leader (scientist)

DTx Pharma Inc. is an RNA medicines company founded in 2017 and
located in San Diego, CA.  We are seeking highly motivated scientist(s)
with experience in ophthalmology .
The successful candidate will be a critical player in our efforts to
break open new therapeutic areas for RNA medicines.

Responsibilities:

Project management (oversee the execution of pre-clinical drug development activities including screening, target engagement and therapeutic efficacy studies).

In vitro and in vivo assay and model development.

Target identification

Develop and execute strategies to obtain non-dilutive funding (SBIR, NSF, foundations etc.)

Manage relationships with CROs.

Support business development activities related to our ocular efforts.

Develop and present strategies at SAB and board meetings.

Requirements:

PhD with 5+ years of experience post graduation, preferentially in a
biotech or pharmaceutical company (but, not required).

Demonstrated in vitro and in vivo experience (dosing, model development and characterization etc.)

Publications in the ocular space.

Knowledge of computer software and Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, GraphPad Prism)

Ability to work well in collaborative fast-paced team environment

Demonstrate problem-solving and interpersonal skills.

Optional but, a plus:  Experience in other therapeutic areas. 

Optional but, a plus:  Experience with nucleic acid drugs (siRNA, Antisense etc.).

Compensation: Competitive salary, health and dental insurance, benefits, 401k, stock options, gym etc. 

Keywords: biologist, scientist, siRNA, biotech, pharmaceutical, drug development, drug discovery, preclinical, animal models, antisense, CRISPR, eye, CNS, neurons, ocular, glaucoma, retinitis pigmentosa, pharmacologist

San Diego
Full-time
Manager
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Part-Time Internship

DTx Pharma Inc. is an RNA medicines company founded in 2017 and located in San Diego, CA.  We are seeking highly motivated candidate interested in learning more about the business of biotech.  The successful candidate will be a critical player in our efforts to break open new therapeutic areas for RNA medicines.

Responsibilities:

Support key executives in business development outreach activities.

Establish platform to track business development activities.

Market research (Drug target research, competition etc.)

Requirements:

B.S., PhD or MBA candidates seeking or with a degree in a biomedical field (pharmacology, molecular or cell biology, chemistry etc.)

Knowledge of computer software and Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, GraphPad Prism)

Ability to work well in collaborative fast-paced team environment

Demonstrate problem-solving and interpersonal skills.

Optional but, a plus:  Experience with programming.

Optional but, a plus:  Undergraduate research experience.

Keywords: biologist, scientist, siRNA, biotech, pharmaceutical, drug development, drug discovery, preclinical, animal models, antisense, CRISPR, eye, CNS, neurons, ocular, glaucoma, retinitis pigmentosa, pharmacologist

San Diego
Biotech/Pharmaceutical
Intern
Intern
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