Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Helomics is a division of Predictive Oncology Inc. Our mission is to improve outcomes for current and future cancer patients using a knowledge and AI-driven approach. We leverage our proprietary tumor profiling platform, a vast historical knowledgebase of 150,000 de-identified patient drug response profiles together with proven AI to deliver more precisely targeted therapies for patients.
For clinicians and their patients, we provide a proprietary clinically validated tumor profiling test to help oncologists individualize the treatment of GYN cancer patients with current therapies.
For Pharmaceutical partners, we improve the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of the discovery of new therapies, using a unique AI-driven, patient-centric approach
Position Scope and Focus:
This position will contribute to tissue culture related activities involved with delivering high quality cells for use in assay development, High Throughput Screening, compound profiling, technology evaluations, and other objectives requiring delivery and maintenance of live cell cultures and/or frozen cell banks. These activities will be in addition to the other standard aspects of clinical lab testing.
As a Laboratory Technologist in a high complexity clinical laboratory, the individual is expected to also participate in the day-to-day operational activities of the Helomics laboratory:
DNA and RNA extraction, PCR, NGS, and microarray processing.
Applied laboratory automation
Cell and Tissue Imaging
Histology and automated immunohistochemistry.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
1+ years of pertinent laboratory experience
BS with a major in a biological or related science AND
FDA, CAP, CLIA approved clinical laboratory
Data collection, analysis, and CQI methods with experience in QA/QC
Regulatory and Corporate Compliance
Ability to serve as technical supervisor per CLIA and NYSDOH definition
About Helomics Corporation
Helomics over the past year has made numerous adjustments and the environment is that of a new start up company. Helomics is a Personalized Healthcare company located in Pittsburgh, PA. Helomics mission is to improve the standard of care for cancer patients (especially gynecological) through innovative research and development partnerships with pharmaceutical, diagnostic, biotechnology, and academic organizations, leading to better and more personalized treatments and diagnostic technologies cancer. Helomics’ CLIA-certified lab provides clinical testing that assists oncologists in individualizing patient treatment decisions, by providing an evidence-based roadmap for therapy.