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A Biologics Associate III position is immediately available in the Clinical Biologics Production group within the Therapeutic Products Program (TPP), a Fred Hutch Department supporting the development and manufacturing of novel biological molecules and innovative cell-based therapies for Phase I/II clinical testing in support of cancer therapy and vaccine development. TPP includes facilities that aid in Process Development, Quality Assurance, Quality Control and production of biological and cellular therapeutics according to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).
The Biologics Associate III is responsible for all aspects of product production, from cell culture scale up through production in bioreactors (or other technologies) to product purification. Products include biological therapeutics such as monoclonal antibodies, plasmids and viral vectors for clinical research use.