Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
Novel Cell Therapy Lab Cell Processing Specialists perform human cell processing, manufacturing, cryopreservation, product labeling, storage and transportation in the Cell Manipulation Core Facility (CMCF).
All work is performed in a Class 10,000 clean room environment; therefore, they must be familiar with aseptic technique, clean room procedures and cGMP requirements. Limited access to patients.
Responsibilities include the performance of highly technical and complex cellular and immunotherapeutic procedures including, but not limited to: cell purification, controlled rate freezing, cell culture and expansion. Cellular products arise from bone marrow. Cell culture experience is preferred.
The CMCF is gearing up to begin a large clinical trial and is hiring additional staff specifically for this project. This position is temporary to support this project which has an expected duration of approximately two and a half years dependent on enrollment. Must be available to work off-shift and weekends dependent on patient processing requirements.
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