Posted to MedZilla on 2/19/2018

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-CA, 2018 Summer Internship- CNS Chemistry (San Diego, CA) 1702697-MZ


Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a CNS Chemistry Intern in our San Diego, CA office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.

The intern will conduct medicinal chemistry to advance drug discovery research in the Central Nervous System (CNS) Drug Discovery Unit.


  • Work alongside supervisor synthesizing, purifying and characterizing desired compounds for project team.
  • Preparation of various laboratory chemicals/reagents
  • Chemical inventory stockroom and database maintenance
  • Collaborate closely with a broad group of scientists


  • Applicants should be dependable and highly motivated with a keen interest in chemistry research

  • Students must be legally authorized to work in the United States

  • Chemistry students who have taken or are currently enrolled in Organic Chemistry lectures and labs

  • Applicant should demonstrate an excellent academic record in pursuit of a degree in chemistry

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