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$40,851 - $131,148
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14
Job Description for Medical Scientist
Investigate cause, progress, life cycle, or mode of transmission of diseases or parasites.
Evaluate effects of drugs, gases, pesticides, parasites, and microorganisms at various levels.
Plan and direct studies to investigate human or animal disease, preventive methods, and treatments for disease.
Conduct research to develop methodologies, instrumentation and procedures for medical application, analyzing data and presenting findings.
Prepare and analyze organ, tissue and cell samples to identify toxicity, bacteria, or microorganisms, or to study cell structure.