Job Title: Scientist - Genome Editing

Posted: 2021-09-14 11:48:19

We are actively recruiting for an enthusiastic and tenacious Genome Editing Scientist on behalf of our client, to work on specific projects to understand and produce a range of cell types / cultures for R&D activities.


This is a hands-on position and will involve the use of a range of gene editing techniques including CRISPR, SiRNA and shRNA together with transfection and electroporation cell maintenance techniques.  You will also be responsible for:-


  • Culturing and maintaining embryonic and pluripotent stem cells
  • Using a variety of molecular biology techniques including DNA / RNA / protein extraction, electrophoresis, PCR, RT-qPCR, Western-Blot and associated software packages / design tools
  • Characterising expressed edited cells using immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry and microscopy techniques
  • Understanding potential process issues with assays and troubleshooting accordingly
  • Creating detailed reports for others to understand and refer to


To succeed you will need a BSc / MSc / PhD in Biology (or associated subject) together with proven demonstrable experience, ideally working with iPSC lines.


For further details please contact Martin Cove on 01606 818294 or email

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