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Petra van Kuik PhD
Technical Support Specialist

About Petra

Petra studied Medical Biology at Utrecht University with a focus on Immunology. Next, she did a PhD in Medical Biotechnology at Leiden University, working on the expression of immunoglobulins in the mammary gland of transgenic mice. In 2001 she got involved in the startup of the biotechnology company Prosensa, where she worked on the development of new therapeutic applications for antisense oligonucleotides. She then moved on to work for Pharming Technologies where she was responsible for the development and execution of molecular biological assays for product development and genetic characterisation of the transgenic animals.As Technical Support Specialist at GenDx, she uses all her experience in Immunology and Molecular Biology to give the best possible technical support to our customers.