Closed CLOSING DATE: 17/03/2019


SLSIP 2019 - Research Assistant Intern

0 Application(s) to date

Undergraduate Degree

Closing Date:
Science and environment
Edinburgh and Lothians
£9 ph
10 weeks
Ref code

Placement summary

Supported and guided by the MedAnnex team, the successful applicant will research/analyse secondary disease areas. This will include researching and reporting on markets, competitors, in vitro and in vivo models, specialist centres, KOLs and relevant literature on our target. The role is office based.

Job description

Project Description

The primary objective is to create a report on disease areas (other than autoimmunity) which could potentially benefit from MedAnnex’s novel T-cell modulating technology. This will play an important role in guiding MedAnnex’s future development strategy.

Placement Objectives

See placement summary and description. 

Role Description

See placement summary and description. 


This programme is for 1st, 2nd or 3rd year undergraduate students studying a Life Science degree in Scotland. Please click here to see if your course is eligible. You can only apply for a maximum of 3 placements, so please research the roles thoroughly before submitting your CV.

Skills / Experience

Essential Skills

  • Works well with others
  • Knowledge of immunology
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent research skills
  • Excellent written English

Desirable Skills

  • Experience of working in a team


Placement benefits

A friendly, sociable and diverse team. Relaxed, open-plan office, offering great insight into how a small biotech company works. Free tea & coffee, of course!

Additional information



Company information

MedAnnex Ltd is an award-winning Scottish biotechnology company, recently shortlisted as a finalist in the “Outstanding Skills Development” category of the Scottish Life Sciences Awards 2019. We are developing innovative approaches to treating autoimmune diseases and other medical conditions. Recently awarded funding via Scottish Enterprise’s SMART: SCOTLAND programme, MedAnnex is collaborating with world-leading clinical experts to explore the huge therapeutic and commercial potential of our T-cell modulation technology. We are a small and welcoming team, with a great track record of providing mutually-beneficial work placements and internships.

Life Sciences

Company website: https://medannex.org/