Diligent research support team member highly experienced in laboratory research. Well-organized in handling all documentation and recordkeeping requirements. Skilled at enhancing research accuracy and precision by carrying out efficient protocols. Highly adept in all aspects of research design with ability to conduct research and perform biological tests to advance goals and objectives.
Research data management and researching capabilities.
Research and data analysis with various analysis procedure and new unfamiliar approaches.
Technical capabilities trouble shooting, method development, qualification, maintenance and training.
Extensive research and research assistance.
Provided reliable, affordable, and responsive laboratory animal care and research services to DFCI investigators in pursuit of scientific knowledge and medical breakthroughs for patients and families.
Collected, processed and evaluated sentinel samples and got the impeccable hygiene standards on every monthly updates.
Maintained and reported technical service records, animal census, sterilization logs, breeding records, transgenic data, anesthesia machine logs, animal receiving and disposition logs.
Provided research support services including breeding services, syringe and dosages, facial bleeds, IP/ gavages, bone marrow aspiration, organ harvest, hemavet analysis, xenogen imaging and more.
Organized animal inventory associated with the laboratories Animal Study Proposals including monitoring of procedures, maintaining the appropriate amounts of animals used and animal procurement.
Prepared tissue sample for genotyping and performed PCR and Western Blot.
Performed basic small animal surgeries.
Maintained cell cultures and use confocal, inverted and surgical microscopes
Assisted with cryo-preservation and rederivation procedures.
Ordered and maintained laboratory supplies.
Assisted in the creation, validation and maintenance of visual controls within the facility and ordered and received facility supplies, monitored material replenishment systems.
Maintained technical procedure schedules.
Performed laboratory tests to produce reliable and precise data to support scientific investigations and carried out routine tasks accurately and following strict methodologies to carry out analyses.
Got experience with cell-based characterization methods (qPCR, multiplex immunoassay development, immunoblots, florescent based measurements).
Performed highly sophisticated techniques to analyze the functions of immunoregulatory pathways which included immunologic techniques (T cell purification, assays of T cell function, cytokine ELISA assays, flow cytometry) as well as molecular biology procedures (PCR, RNA preparation and DNA preparation) from tissues.
Prepared specimens and samples, constructed, maintained and operated standard laboratory equipment like centrifuges, titrates, pipetting machines and pH meters.
Conducted searches on identified topics relevant to the research and followed and ensured strict safety procedures and safety checks.
Maintained excellent written and oral communication abilities, computer proficiency, strong organizational skills, including the ability to multi-task and the ability to work in teams in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Gained lab experience and knowledge of biochemical and cell-based assays research supporting diagnostic solutions in pain related treatment.
Cultured cells, performed laboratory calculations, prepared solutions/dilutions and completed pre-imaging cell staining.
Participated in cell counting, cell sorting, biomarker detection and protein engineering using state-of-the-art flow cytometry technology.
Worked with novel mouse models and helped in analyzing the central pain syndrome using molecular, biochemical, genomic, and electrophysiological approaches. Took care of several mouse colonies.
Maintained cleanliness, order and organization of laboratory and performed basic lab management duties, such as ordering supplies, overseeing reagent and supplies organization, basic lab safety compliance and some bookkeeping.
American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS)
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
American Chemical Society
American Red Cross Society
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