Sarepta Therapeutics
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Closing date
May 27, 2022

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Health Sciences, Clinical Research
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Sarepta Therapeutics is seeking a motivated individual with histology and histology related assays. The qualified candidate will provide laboratory support of day-to-day GCLP/GLP testing on muscle/nerve and other tissue types using complex histology methods in accordance with the requirements of approved protocols; maintains records of experiments; assists in analyzing data and prepares laboratory reports. This person may participate in development, GCLP/GLP qualification, and validation of histology related assays to support clinical trials and clinical development decision-making. Primary Responsibilities Include: * Performs routine and complex laboratory procedures in histology using frozen section and FFPE techniques. * Assist in the execution of GCLP/GLP clinical and non-clinical study sample processing, staining and analysis using a variety of assay formats such as Histochemical special stains, Immunofluorescence and Immunohistochemistry. * Collects and analyzes morphometric data in accordance with appropriate statistical procedures, inclusive of graphs, tables, and photographs of the results for image analysis. * Assist in sample processing for immunoblotting, and molecular biology studies. * Processes tissue, blood, urine, and other samples as needed. * Prepare and maintain reagents and chemical inventory. * General laboratory maintenance of general and specialized laboratory instrumentation including various types of microscopes and slide scanners. * Assists in training new employees on technical procedures as assigned in standard methods, practices, procedures, and equipment operations. * Additional duties include completing general lab tasks, preventive maintenance and quality control. Maintaining a clean working area and adheres to proper safety techniques and procedures. Performs miscellaneous related duties as required. * Ensure compliance with GCP/GLP guidelines * Registered HT (ASCP) or Associate's degree in a chemical, physical or biological science or medical laboratory technology from an accredited institution including clinical laboratory training in an approved MLT program with eligibility to sit for the registry exam. * Ability to execute sample handling and analysis with strict adherence to laboratory methods and SOPs. * Knowledge of histology techniques (both general and specialized), cryostat-microtomy, microscopy and slide scanners. Experience with muscle and nerve tissue samples preferred. * Necropsy skill is highly desired. * Demonstrates the ability to communicate clearly across multiple parties, problem solve complex issues, and plan and develop new procedures or policies with initiative to complete all assignments. * Desire to work in a high-functioning, collaborative team. * Experience with computer productivity software (i.e. Word, Excel, etc.) * Image analysis skill is preferred. * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Desire to work in a dynamic, fast-paced team environment and to make a difference in the lives of people through our innovative medicines. * Recognized by former peers, colleagues, managers and direct reports for attributes congruent with Sarepta Values: Patients First, Action, Unconventional Thinking, Talent, and Integrity. Apply Here: https://www.click2apply.net/r7OgEBc7RznO4TzZNsregJ PI175533031

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