NextGen DNA Mutation Analysis to Support Clinical Molecular Diagnosis of Autism & other Neuropsychiatric Diseases: 2 Mutation Analysis Positions
MEDgomics, Inc. – Azusa, CA (13 mi East of Pasadena, near the Freeway junction of 210 and 605)
Near the City of Hope Medical Center
Position: Two positions for Experienced Clinical Mutation Analysts with a PhD or MD with at least 2+ years’ postdoctoral fellowship and expertise in genetics/biochemistry.
Internship: 4-month internship and f/u position available to a PhD or MD with 2+ years’ postdoctoral fellowship, and expertise in genetics/biochemistry.
PhD, or MD (or MS w/ 5+ years of relevant experience) Mutation Analysts performing sophisticated clinical molecular genetic analyses of NextGen DNA sequence data to support AUTISM, MITO DISEASE, OR EPILEPSY. MOLECULAR DIAGNOSIS INTEGRATED WITH PERSONALIZED MEDICINE.
Relatively few have the necessary skills as below. The training internship of 4-months can develop into an independent Mutation Analysis position at MEDgomics.
By sophisticated analysis of variants from NextGen mediated SUB-EXOME or EXOME sequencing (bioinformatics skills helpful but not necessary), support the national autism/epilepsy/mito disease NextGen sequence mediated personalized medicine practice: Medical Director, Steve S. Sommer, MD, PhD. Join MEDgomics within the still early morning of this Third Era of Medicine.
If desired, there is opportunity to support Dr. Sommer in counseling physicians on report contents and on the resultant personalized diet and personalized drug therapy (www.MEDgomics.com).
Mutation Analysts perform thediversity of tasks needed, including:
Identifying islands of deleterious mutations within a sea of neutral variants.
- Generating patho physiological analyses
- Bioinformatics skills preferred to perform sophisticated bioinformatics analysis (but this is not required)
- Reading and integrating supporting biochemical, genetic and medical literature
- Identifying personalized dietary and drug therapies
- Each approximately 20-page patient report contains a mini-review of the mutated genes!
Send resume, 5 year goals, and professional reference phone numbers for three supervisors
INCLUDE 3 SUPERVISORY REFERENCES AND PROFESSIONAL GOALS WITH YOUR SUBMISSION IF YOU WISH TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION.