Proteus in Birmingham, Al seeks Medical Scientist to perform clinical testing in chemistry, microbiology, hematology, & diagnostic immunology (cancer). Participate in test development validation for cancer testing & microbiology & determine ways lab can employ next-generation sequencing technology as well as a test platform called global screening array to develop proprietary molecular/genetic tests. Qualified applicant will have M.S. in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science or Chemical, Physical or Biological Science. 24 months exp in: PCR, QPCR & Genotyping, Statistics, SWAB DNA automation extraction, DNA Purification (minipreps, midipreps, & maxipreps) Gel electrophoresis, RNA extraction & reverse transcription of RNA to CDNA, cell culture & related techniques (preparation of media/buffers agar use, culture isolation, plate setup, & monitoring) tissue handling (frozen & paraffin sectioning, DNA extraction) & bacterial colony PCR. Qualified candidates should send cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.