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Research Technician

Company: Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
Location: Frederick
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Job Description:

The central mission of the In Vivo Evaluation Group, Biological Testing Branch (BTB), Developmental Therapeutics Program (DTP) is to develop models for NCI's Patient Derived Models Repository (PDMR). The PDMR is a repository of patient-derived models that include in vivo tumor fragments, in vitro tumor lines and cancer associated fibroblasts, organoid cultures, and DNA/RNA isolates originating from patient biopsies or resections. The goal of the PDMR is to distribute well validated and highly characterized material to researchers worldwide. A secondary mission is to test the potential of anticancer agents in vivo using xenografts implanted with the patient-derived material or transgenic mice harboring known genetic mutations of interest. KEY ROLES/RESPONSIBILITIES Implanting biopsied tumor material derived from patients into mice, monitoring the mice daily for tumor growth, measuring tumors, harvesting tumor tissue for the repository and providing tumor material to staff for the establishment of in vitro cultures, quality control, RNA and DNA preparation for sequencing Updating the patient-derived xenograft (PDX) tracking sheets and logging experimental data into Studylog. The maintenance of proper records is critical as each patient sample will be passaged and expanded multiple times in NSGmice Performing drug toxicity and drug efficacy studies that will require administration of test agents by multiple routes (IV, IP, PO, SC) on schedules varying from a single dose to multiple times per day for multiple days/weeks depending on the agents administered Maintaining a proper living environment for test animals Tasks are performed independently and initially will involve training and supervision Weekend work is required The above work is conducted under Biosafety Level-2 conditions BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university (according to CHEA). (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education). Foreign degrees must be evaluated for U.S. equivalency. No Experience is required beyond the Bachelor's degree Proficiency with Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Demonstrated organizational skills and database management skills Ability to maintain precise records Ability to be flexible to meet changing needs Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Previous animal handling experience Knowledge of basic necropsy techniques Experience with IV, IP, PO, SC injections JOB HAZARDS OR REQUIREMENTS Candidate will be entering an animal facility or have the potential for exposure to animal allergens Candidate will be working with or have the potential for exposure to animal(s) and/or animal material(s). Candidate will be working with or have the potential for exposure to infectious material(s) or Other Potentially Infectious Materials (OPIM), requiring medical clearance and immunization in accordance with protocol requirements Candidate is subject to atmospheric conditions that would require the usage of a respirator, requiring a medical clearance Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) | Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) | Drug Free Workplace (DFW)

Keywords: Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Frederick , Research Technician, Other , Frederick, Maryland

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