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ADC PLATFORM ASSISTANT SCIENTIST INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW
Envision spending your summer working with energetic colleagues and inspirational leaders, all while gaining world-class experience in one of the most dynamic organizations in the pharmaceutical industry. This is a reality for AbbVie’s Experiential Interns.
The Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADC) Platform Group collaborates with drug discovery project teams across all AbbVie therapeutic areas including Oncology and Immunology. The ADC Platform intern will effectively collaborate with chemists, biologists and pharmacologists to characterize large and small molecules for ADC development.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Support the design and execution of 2D and 3D in vitro internalization assays for screening of antibody formats to determine impact of tumor penetration using high content imaging including Amnis Imagestream and ImageXpress Confocal
Generate and characterize labeled antibody formats for binding affinity on target vs non-target cells
Must be enrolled in university during the internship period
Successful completion of freshman laboratory course(s) in Biology, Chemistry or Biochemistry
Exposure to Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Chemistry
Experienced working in a laboratory setting
BENEFITS AND AMENITIES
Travel, transportation and lodging support for eligible students
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.