Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc.

Halozyme Therapeutics is a U.S. biotechnology company that develops novel oncology therapies designed to target the tumor microenvironment and licenses a novel drug delivery technology through corporate partnerships. The company was founded in 1998 and went public in 2004. 

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. San Diego, CA, USA
Aug 19, 2019
Job - Full time
The Research Scientist 2, Cell Biology is responsible for leading a broad range of experimentation to functionally characterize Halozyme drug candidates using a diverse range of techniques, including biochemical assays that characterize proteins and polysaccharides, cell-based assays that assess proliferation, cell death and signaling, and ex vivo assays of biological samples.  ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: These may include but are not limited to: Develop and optimize cell-based assays to characterize Halozyme drug candidates using cell growth inhibition, cytotoxicity and other known mechanisms of action as functional read out Design and execute studies to understand the mechanism of action of Halozyme drug candidates using state-of-art biochemical, cell biology, imaging and genomic tools, including qPCR, gene silencing/CRISPR & expression, immunoassays, live cell imaging analysis, flow cytometry, fluorescent microscopy, confocal scanning...