Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Research Intern, R&D in Lansing, Michigan

Grifols is a global healthcare company whose mission is to improve the health and well being of people. Our three divisions –Bioscience, Diagnostic and Hospital–develop, produce and market our innovative products and services to medical professionals in more than 100 countries.

We are committed to fostering an environment that creates continuous learning opportunities and encourages professional development and growth. As a company devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, we are looking for talented professionals worldwide. Make a difference and join us in this challenging and rewarding enterprise.

Summer internship to perform research in an industry R&D laboratory setting to gain experience in biological research. Become part of a dynamic Immunology team geared towards development of immunodiagnostic assays. Focus will be made in the characterization of antigens and antibodies for development of plate-based immunological assays. Primary duties will include, but not limited to perform ELISAs, protein purification and characterization by SDS-PAGE, Western-blot, mass-spectrometry and antibody characterization and conjugation to aid the development of new diagnostics.

  • Support and perform experiments in the laboratory, as needed.

  • Analyze experimental results and suggest novel experimental designs.

  • Keep faithful and accurate records.

  • Provide regular updates to scientist.

  • Assist in the preparation of written reports

  • Presents results to colleagues at group/scientific meetings.

Qualifications

Education:

Recently finished (<6 months) undergraduate degree or degree near completion in any applicable science or engineering field with a minimum of two years university experience (Minimum GPA: 3.5)

Experience:

  • Experience working in a laboratory, including as a teaching assistant, is a plus

  • Interest in immunodiagnostics

  • Please note: this internship is located in Emeryville, CA and will not provide relocation

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