Cristiana Banila

UK

Genomics Expert

Cristiana Banila

Cristiana believes in genomics data to increase health span and achieve precision therapies. Cristiana is the CSO and Co-founder of Mitra Bio - a biotech company, combining the powers of multi-omics and AI to extend skin’s longevity and identify effective treatments. Cristiana graduated from Oxford and Princeton Universities where she studied Biochemistry and Public Health Economics. She specialised in molecular diagnostics development, having earned a PhD on developing a self-sampling molecular test for early cancer detection, which is currently in clinical trials for national implementation. She was most recently named on the Forbes 30 under 30.