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Cytogenetic Laboratory

Student will focus primarily on laboratory based work with numerous observational experiences that have included how electron microscopes operate and cadaver dissections.

Start and end dates:  To be mutually agreed upon

Location: Roswell Park Cancer Institute near corner of High and Michigan St. (Subway has a nearby Station).

, Buffalo 14263

Day(s) of the week the intern needs to be on site:  2 – 4 days determined by interns availability

How many hours: 5-7 hours per day

Session(s) for internship? Spring and/or Summer

Any age requirement? 15 years or older

Any course prerequisites: Biology

Specific skills, if any, required: Very well organized and detail conscious

Specific duties: Laboratory work. Cancerous tissue samples need to preserved, labelled, categorized and organized for long term storage. Interns must be able to work well with peers and laboratory mentors.

Any forms an intern needs to complete prior to working within organization?: Working papers, ALSO are required to provide proof of vaccination records and Agreement to HIPA (confidentiality)

Number of interns accommodated per term: 3 to 4