|Publication date:||December 12 2020|
|Function Group:||Clinical Research|
NutriLeads is an innovative health ingredients scale-up that develops crop-derived food ingredients with clinically proven health benefits and is currently looking for a Translational Scientist. Nutrileads aspires to become a leading player in shaping the food system to become more sustainable, healthy, and trusted. Nutrileads is backed by top tier venture capital firms and is proud to be selected as rising food star by EIT foods, Europe’s leading food innovation initiative.
Their most advanced ingredient, Xtramune™ is a proprietary carrot-derived fibre clinically shown to support immune function and increase resistance to respiratory infections. The production has been successfully scaled from bench to large scale pilot plant production of multiple batches used for clinical trials and for the ongoing Novel Foods and GRAS procedures. They are currently working towards commercialisation of Xtramune™ via major producers of functional foods and dietary supplements starting from 2021 in the US.
To strengthen the team and further develop the scientific evidence for their health ingredients, we are looking for an experienced Translational Scientist to initiate, coordinate, and evaluate (pre)clinical studies. You will work closely with external science partners, including study sites, CRO’s, and leading academic experts in the field. In this function, you will report directly to the CEO.
The main objective is to ensure that the key ingredients are developed from pre-clinical concept to clinical evaluation. Together with the CEO and CIO, you will decide upon the program strategy to support the intended claims and execute the required studies accordingly.
Furthermore, you will:
To be successful in this position, you must have the following experience:
What can NutriLeads offer you?
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Partner | Food, Feed & Plant (Sciences)