Posted to MedZilla on 3/23/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, 2019 Summer Internship - Drug Safety Research & Evaluation R0007012-MZ


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Job Description


Intern, Global Drug Safety Research & Evaluation, Takeda (Cambridge, MA)


Understanding the mechanism of how pharmaceutical drugs affect the immune system is essential for treating disease and for minimizing unwanted toxicity. Join Takeda s Investigative Toxicology team for a semester and help our group run experiments to predict and/or define immune-related toxicities. Learn the latest in-vitro/ex-vivo techniques for analyzing the immune mechanisms responsible for potential immunotoxicities such as: immunostimulation, immunosuppression, hypersensitivity and autoimmunity. The successful applicant will help us build a bridge between cellular models, in-vitro experiments and clinical and preclinical in vivo studies.

Experience Gained

Students will gain real-world experience working as part of a research team generating and analyzing data from dozens of projects. Instruction and mentorship will be provided by immunotoxicologists.

Experience Wanted

Students with experience in immunological techniques, cell culture, and data analysis.


Boston, MA

Worker Type


Worker Sub-Type

Paid Intern (Fixed Term) (Trainee)

Time Type

Full time

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