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Internship / Master thesis in the area of Pharma Biotech Penzberg (m/f/d)

Your department

The thesis will be executed in our development team for cell culture in the area of ​​pharmaceutical technical development, which is the link between pharmaceutical research and production.

Our area of ​​responsibility includes the development and optimization of cell culture processes for the production of therapeutic antibodies and other biological modalities as well as the processing of technology projects.

They make a significant contribution to getting new innovative therapeutic agents approved and thus making urgently needed drugs available to patients.

Your thesis

Goal of the thesis is to optimize the media for continuous cell culture processes.

Within the thesis, the composition of the current media has to be adapted to achieve higher growth and to reduce the overall media volume.

Focus of the master thesis is to

* Establish a media preparation station that is equipped with state of the art process analytical technology to analyze the process of media dissolution and preparation.

* Propose an optimized media composition based on historical data on media consumption and metabolism of animal cells using the current media

* Propose highly concentrated media composition based on general solubility data and analysis of insoluble components using the current media

* Check the new media composition in a CHO fermentation process with the following milestones:

* Sampling to analyze data of cell culture performance, amino acids, vitamins in cell culture fluid

* Reducing the overall media volume with the optimized media and in-line dilution

Results from this master thesis should be prepared, before Roche’s internal bodies from development and production presented, and discussed.

Your benefits

* Attractive recognition grant

* Flexible working hours (37.5 hours a week) to support a balanced work-life balance

* Discounted meal prices (-50%) in our employee canteen

* Fitness center on the Roche campus

* Networking with other interns

* Possibility of accommodation in the Roche Boarding House

* Good transport links to Munich with the Roche shuttle

Your profile

* You are currently enrolled in a master’s course in biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, process engineering or a comparable course or are in the GAP year between bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

* You have an affinity for common IT tools.

* Independence and commitment distinguish you and you enjoy technical challenges and working in an intercultural team

* You are proficient in English and not afraid of talking to international colleagues in person, via phone or Email.

Your application

Very pragmatic Please upload your CV online.

Start from May 2020 with a 3-month internship for training in IT and animal cell culture.

Subsequent master's thesis for a period of 5 months.

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