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Myrto Riga

Full Name: Myrto Riga
Position Sought: Embryology lab technician/ trainee
Primary Language:
Address: London
United Kingdom
Telephone: 00447477285315
E-mail: Contact Myrto
 Profile and objectives
Biologist with MSc in Reproductive and Developmental Biology. Passionate about IVF, seeking to work within an embryology laboratory
  Main resume

Biologist with MSc in Reproductive and Developmental Biology. Passionate about IVF, seeking to work within an embryology laboratory.

Career History:

Assisted Reproduction laboratories (IVF), IASO Hospital (IVF unit) and Embryogenesis- IVF assisted conception unit, Athens, Greece [lab observation] August 2016

I had the chance to visit two of the most efficient IVF clinics in Greece and observe the processes involved in in vitrofertilization. Also, in both IASO and Embryogenesis laboratories, I had the chance to gain detailed information regarding the science of IVF as well as the techniques and technology that are being used by the embryologists in order to successfully assist reproduction in the laboratory.

Office IT assistant, Giannopoulos Inc, I.T. services company, Athens, Greece [part-time] June 2012 – August 2013

My main responsibilities were to forward information on the services provided by Giannopoulos Inc and to receive and distribute communications. I was also collecting and mailing customer correspondence. I also contributed in the organisation and re-arrangement of the company files.

Trading Support AssistantBF trade company, Athens, Greece [part-time]October 2011- May 2012

While working at the BF trade company, I was involved in the imports of fragrances and soaps for children from Spain, supplying several stores in Greece. I was responsible for checking stock to determine inventory levels, stocking items and organising supplies in storages. 

  • MSc in Reproductive & Developmental Biology, Imperial College, London, UK (Thesis on Stem Cell Research) October 2017 – Present


  • BSc in Biological Sciences, Westminster University, London, UK September 2014 – July 2017

Graduation Grade: First Class Honours

  • Filtothei College, Athens, Greece September 2011 - May 2014

Graduation Grade: 18.3/20 (Excellent)

  • AGCSEs(Biology, English, Mathematics) May 2010
Personal details:

Full Name: Myrto Riga

DateοBirth: 17 June 1996

Nationality: Greek

Contact Details: 07477285315 

Address: First Floor Flat, 222 Camden Road NW1 9HG LondonUK

E-mail address 

Interests and Hobbies:
  • Reading Books
  • Cinema/Theatre 
Further Information:
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Data analysis and interpretation (research skills)
  • Teamwork
  • Flexibility
  • Organisation and time management
  • Lab safety
  • Proper use of laboratory equipment

Lab skills: DNA and Protein extraction, electrophoresis, western blot techniques, cell culture and stem cell culture techniques, Immunocytochemistry, staining techniques, PCR, DNA fragmentation assay, Protein quantification, cell 

  • "The role of TRF2 in cell survival" MSc Project Poster Presentation 2018
  • "mESC and gene modifications" MSc  Presentation 2018
  • "Fetal Pain"  MSc  Presentation 2018
  • "Microbiological Techniques for  Growing Cells" BSc Biological Sciences, 2015
  • "Cell fractionation" BSc Biological Sciences, 2015
  • "Microscopy" BSc Biological Sciences, 2015

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