Research Advisor-RNA Therapeutics-Cambridge
|Research Advisor-RNA Therapeutics-Cambridge|
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The Lilly RNA Therapeutics Team is seeking an experienced and inspiring scientific leader to join our growing, fast-paced, interdisciplinary team as we leverage novel RNA/oligonucleotide based therapeutic modalities to enhance the Lilly portfolio. Do you have a passion for RNA/oligonucleotide therapeutic discovery and development? Reporting to the Global Head of RNA Chemistry, you will utilize your knowledge in key areas to establish core capabilities, discover novel chemistries for tissue/cell specific delivery and controlled intracellular release of oligonucleotides, and guide the discovery and development of RNA-based clinical candidates..
Key facets of the role are setting strategy and scientific direction for RNA Therapeutics at Lilly, assembling and progressing an innovative preclinical portfolio with focus on scientific rigor and portfolio effectiveness, and building and maintaining state-of-the art expertise in major oligonucleotide-based modalities, with an emphasis on innovative approaches with potential for breakthrough efficacy.
You will drive collaboration and communication both within RNA therapeutics and also across the breadth of the Lilly organization to achieve the company's objectives for future pipeline growth.
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