Staff Scientist, Cell Biology, Thermo Fisher ScientificBiography
Nektaria Andronikou joined the research and development team at Thermo Fisher Scientific in 2010 working within the R&D transfection delivery team. She is currently involved in the development of delivery technologies targeting relevant cellular models and in vivo systems that will enable the use of exciting new technologies, such as CRISPR, messengerRNA and cell therapy. Nektaria began her professional career at ISIS Pharmaceuticals, as a research associate for the Cardiovascular Drug Discovery program, screening numerous pre-clinical targets that led to the discovery of the now FDA approved antisense drug, Kynamro. She received a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry with a minor in Cellular and Molecular Biology from UCSD.