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Translational Biology Scientist at Tango Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA, US

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Conduct research on underlying mechanisms relevant to cancer combination therapies, indication expansion and drug resistance
  • Design strategies for patient selection and stratification to progress preclinical programs to clinic
  • Evaluate predictive biomarkers and the feasibility of their companion diagnostic tests
  • Work as representative of translational biology group on drug development programs
  • Collaborate with members in the biology, biochemistry and chemistry departments

 

Required Skills & Qualifications

 

  • PhD in cancer biology.  Post-doctoral experience preferred
  • Solid understanding of cancer genetics and genomics
  • Familiar with oncogenic pathways, targeted and immunotherapies
  • Knowledge of biomarker evaluation strategies
  • Knowledge of clinical assay development
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment, and a flexible team-oriented perspective is essential
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to multi-task required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required