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Clinical Scientist
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Clinical scientists research and develop techniques and equipment to help prevent, diagnose and treat illness.


Entrants usually possess a degree. Entry may also be possible with an appropriate BTEC/SQA award, an HNC/NHD, or other academic qualifications. Further specialist training is provided on the job. Some employers may expect entrants to hold a postgraduate qualification or gain professional qualifications.


  • Studies the chemical form, structure, composition and function of living organisms.
  • Identifies and studies the chemical substances, including microbial infections, involved in physiological processes and the progress of disease.
  • Performs tests to study physiological and pathological characteristics within cells and other organisms.
  • Researches the effects of internal and external environmental factors on the life processes and other functions of living organisms.
  • Performs tests to help clinicians diagnose and treat various conditions, evaluates existing treatments and researches new ways to treat diseases.
  • Researches, develops and quality checks new products in the pharmaceuticals, food production and agricultural Industries.

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