Posted to MedZilla on 3/21/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, 2019 Summer Internship - DMPK R0006536-MZ


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Job Description

Job Title: Summer Internship - Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics group.


  • Contribute to the development of ligand binding assays development and non-regulated sample testing to support preclinical PK/TK/CK, PD, biomarker, and immunogenicity studies.
  • Perform a variety of biochemical techniques that include flow cytometry, ELISA, ECL assay, and qPCR to support PK/TK/CK, biomarker, and ADA sample testing.
  • Assist in analyzing experimental data, summarizing results and preparing technical reports to be transferred to CROs.


  • MS or PhD candidate in bioengineering, biology, biochemistry or related field.
  • Knowledge and experience in ligand binding assay, ELISA, flow cytometry, qPCR and cell culture.
  • Experience with assay development and qualification in an industrial setting is a plus.
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Motivated, curious, and comfortable working with highly technical projects and personnel.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, capable of conveying technical information in a clear and thorough manner.
  • Comfortable delivering against challenging commitments.
  • Confident, execution focused, team-oriented, with an ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment.


Cambridge, MA

Worker Type


Worker Sub-Type

Paid Intern (Fixed Term) (Trainee)

Time Type

Full time

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