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.