Biomarker Immunohistochemistry Senior Scientist

Proclinical Staffing
Slough, Berkshire, England
Closing date
17 Sep 2020

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R & D , Scientific
Full Time
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Proclinical has partnered with a global pharmaceutical company and are looking for a highly qualified Senior Biomarker that specialised in Immunohistochemistry.

Job Responsibilities

    You will develop biomarker assays in the laboratory for tissue samples and ensure delivery of high-quality fit-for-purpose assays Develop the clinical biomarker IHC assay and support technical transfer to Contract Research Organisations (CRO) to ensure successful validation in the agreed timelines. Work within the Bioanalytical area to optimize experimental design, troubleshoot technical challenges, conduct sample analysis, data interpretation and report generation Assess novel biomarkers to ensure right dose, right molecule and right patient population within future clinical trials. Maintain an awareness of new / emerging techniques and tools relevant to the field. Represent and align with the objectives of Development Sciences internally and externally in matters relevant to biomarkers and bioanalysis

Skills and Requirements

    Candidates should have a BSc or higher academic qualification in a biological discipline Practical experience in general histology methods, immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization Practical experience in brightfield and fluorescent microscopy, and related imaging techniques. Demonstrated ability to work independently and flexibly in a dynamic laboratory environment to meet project timelines with minimal supervision Experience of working with human tissue under the directives of the Human Tissue Act (HTA). Knowledge of quantitative image analysis and whole slide scanning

To Apply

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Jenni Woolley on 02039670935 or upload your CV on our website -

A full job description is available on request.


At ProClinical we have one aim: to support life science companies in the many challenges they face while combatting unmet medical need worldwide.

Ageing populations, rare diseases, epidemics and the millions of patients without access to medication are just a few of the pressing issues that life science companies contend with. The industry is under increasing pressure to develop new and innovative ways to save and improve patients’ lives. 

ProClinical’s mission is to support their work by connecting life science companies with the highly skilled professionals they need to continue innovating. 

Internal recruitment and HR teams often struggle to continuously source skilled, experienced professionals to fill highly-specialised and niche roles. ProClinical combines a deep understanding of the industry with extensive candidate networks to provide both a technical and cultural fit for our life science partners.


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