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Research Investigator

Boston, Massachusetts
Start date
Jun 16, 2024

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Takeda Development Center Americas, Inc. is seeking a Research Investigator in Cambridge, MA with the following requirements: Master’s degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Delivery or related field plus 3 years of related experience: Prior experience must include: Prepare tumor biopsy specimens and maintain immune and tumor cell lines to develop 3D tumor spheroid models; Conduct ex-vivo experiments to test the

efficacy of experimental drugs and CAR-T cells on 3D tumor spheroid models in microfluidic devices; Perform immunophenotyping using flow cytometry of various patient tumor samples to assess different immune cell populations; Execute cytokine analysis from supernatant of drug-treated tumor samples using Ella and Luminex; Develop and validate analytical method for small molecules and antibodies in support of discovery formulation development. Up to 5% domestic travel required.

Full time. $96,600 - $165,600/year.

Apply on-line at and search for Req #R0122892.


Boston, MA

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Takeda is a global, values-based, R&D-driven biopharmaceutical leader headquartered in Japan, committed to discover and deliver life-transforming treatments, guided by our commitment to patients, our people and the planet. Takeda focuses its R&D efforts on four therapeutic areas: Oncology, Rare Genetics and Hematology, Neuroscience, and Gastroenterology (GI). We also make targeted R&D investments in Plasma-Derived Therapies and Vaccines. We are focusing on developing highly innovative medicines that contribute to making a difference in people’s lives by advancing the frontier of new treatment options and leveraging our enhanced collaborative R&D engine and capabilities to create a robust, modality-diverse pipeline. Our employees are committed to improving quality of life for patients and to working with our partners in health care in approximately 80 countries and regions.

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