Kizoo provides mentoring and seed and early-stage financing with a focus on rejuvenation biotechnology. Having been entrepreneurs, VCs, and mentors in both high-growth tech and biotech companies for many years, with multiple exits and massive value created for the founders, Kizoo now brings this experience to the emerging field of rejuvenation biotech – a young industry that will eventually become much bigger than today’s largest technology markets.
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Underdog Pharmaceuticals, a startup-level pharmaceutical company spun out of the SENS Research Foundation, is looking for an exceptional research associate/senior research associate to join our team. Underdog is engineering drugs that can bind and reverse the pathological effects of certain oxidized forms of cholesterol implicated in atherosclerosis and several other diseases of aging. We are in search of a research associate/senior research associate to participate in the design and execution of in vitro, ex vivo, and in vivo assays establishing safety and efficacy of compounds destined for clinical evaluation.
Applicants should have a BS or MS degree in biochemistry, cell biology or a related biomedical field and substantial independent laboratory research experience (in addition to laboratory course work) with the following techniques:
Additional experience in the following techniques will strengthen applications:
This position represents the opportunity to join a small, dynamic, interdisciplinary team and will require the following personality traits:
Underdog Pharmaceuticals offers competitive compensation packages including salary commensurate with experience, paid vacation and sick leave, health insurance benefits, and early equity opportunities. Further information on Underdog Pharmaceuticals can be found at www.underdogpharma.com.
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