Company: Sarepta Therapeutics
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Sarepta Therapeutics is seeking a motivated individual with
histology and histology related assays. The qualified candidate
will provide laboratory support of day-to-day GCLP/GLP testing on
muscle/nerve and other tissue types using complex histology methods
in accordance with the requirements of approved protocols;
maintains records of experiments; assists in analyzing data and
prepares laboratory reports. This person may participate in
development, GCLP/GLP qualification, and validation of histology
related assays to support clinical trials and clinical development
Primary Responsibilities Include:
Performs routine and complex laboratory procedures in histology
using frozen section and FFPE techniques.
Assist in the execution of GCLP/GLP clinical and non-clinical study
sample processing, staining and analysis using a variety of assay
formats such as Histochemical special stains, Immunofluorescence
Collects and analyzes morphometric data in accordance with
appropriate statistical procedures, inclusive of graphs, tables,
and photographs of the results for image analysis.
Assist in sample processing for immunoblotting, and molecular
Processes tissue, blood, urine, and other samples as needed.
Prepare and maintain reagents and chemical inventory.
General laboratory maintenance of general and specialized
laboratory instrumentation including various types of microscopes
and slide scanners.
Assists in training new employees on technical procedures as
assigned in standard methods, practices, procedures, and equipment
Additional duties include completing general lab tasks, preventive
maintenance and quality control. Maintaining a clean working area
and adheres to proper safety techniques and procedures. Performs
miscellaneous related duties as required.
Ensure compliance with GCP/GLP guidelines
Registered HT (ASCP) or Associate's degree in a chemical, physical
or biological science or medical laboratory technology from an
accredited institution including clinical laboratory training in an
approved MLT program with eligibility to sit for the registry
Ability to execute sample handling and analysis with strict
adherence to laboratory methods and SOPs.
Knowledge of histology techniques (both general and specialized),
cryostat-microtomy, microscopy and slide scanners. Experience with
muscle and nerve tissue samples preferred.
Necropsy skill is highly desired.
Demonstrates the ability to communicate clearly across multiple
parties, problem solve complex issues, and plan and develop new
procedures or policies with initiative to complete all
Desire to work in a high-functioning, collaborative team.
Experience with computer productivity software (i.e. Word, Excel,
Image analysis skill is preferred.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Desire to work in a dynamic, fast-paced team environment and to
make a difference in the lives of people through our innovative
Recognized by former peers, colleagues, managers and direct reports
for attributes congruent with Sarepta Values: Patients First,
Action, Unconventional Thinking, Talent, and Integrity.
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