Sanna Pietilä


PerkinElmer, Inc.

Sanna Pietilä
Manager of Research Applications

Ms. Sanna Pietilä is the manager of research applications at PerkinElmer currently based in Singapore. She is a geneticist who have been in PerkinElmer over 12 years working as a Principal Application Scientist in R&D and she has trained many regional laboratories for PGT-A applications with BoBs and NGS. She is experienced in both research and commercial functions in the fields of cytogenetics and molecular biology including PGT, NIPT, and prenatal diagnosis using several platforms. She performed her Master of Philosophy studies in University of Oulu, Finland. She did her teacher’s qualification studies in School of Vocational Teacher Education of Oulu, Finland. Prior to joining PerkinElmer, she was involved in R&D in BioNobile (currently BN Products & Services), Finland. She has published couple of scientific papers in the field of prenatal diagnosis and Fragile X syndrome. Her main focus is in fertility; she works mainly with fertility clinics for PGT thus becoming interested in chromosomal abnormalities in human embryos, she did few years of ART related studies in Thammasat University, Thailand.


A Robust Polymerase Chain Reaction-based Assay for Quantifying Cytosine-guanine-guanine Trinucleotide Repeats in Fragile X Mental Retardation-1 Gene

1Central Laboratory, Bao'an Maternity and Child Health Hospital, Jinan University, 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 3Shenzhen Research Institute, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 4Department of Genetics and Metabolism, Maternal and Child Health Hospital of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, 5PerkinElmer Diagnostics, 6Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bao'an Maternity and Child Health Hospital, Jinan University, 7Maternal-Fetal Medicine Institute, Bao'an Maternity and Child Health Hospital, Jinan University

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