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Creating the Future for Gene and Cell Therapy

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KCT is a limited company based in Kuopio, Finland. We provide high-quality basic and translational research. Our highly professional teams and fully equipped laboratories with the latest cutting-edge devices enable us to provide the scientific know-how and modern technologies to develop advanced therapies.

As a working community, we are very proud of our team spirit that permeates our everyday work and off work activities. We are an international group of people who all work together towards a common goal; to create advanced therapies.

We are frequently looking for new employees who share our vision to be part of KCT. If you are interested, don’t hesitate to send us an open application here.

We are now looking for a Technician to strengthen our team!

Your role will cover the responsibility of laboratories' basic functions and participation in daily analyses and cell culturing. You will also work on virus production in flask scale and bioreactors which are part of KCT's process development.

The job requires understanding and skills in cell culture techniques, different analytical methods and the ability to work independently after adequate training. The nature of the research work requires ability to cope with changing situations and a mindset willing to face and overcome challenges. Our official language is English.

Please read more about the position and requirements and apply here by latest 6th Dec!


We are searching for novel scientific projects on gene and cell therapy. Accepted projects are granted adequate funding, modern research facilities with cutting-edge technology, a professional scientific team and opportunities for collaboration with the University of Eastern Finland, manufacturing via FinVector and clinical trials at Kuopio University Hospital.

Start the application process by contacting us. We will send you further information on the application process and research plan required.

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"I was dreaming about working in the field of Gene and Cell Therapy since my Bachelor's studies and joining KCT finally made this dream come true. What makes KCT a great place to work is not only cutting-edge research but also insipiring people who conduct it."

- Vita Skirdenko, Ukraine