Sofia Spyrou, Production Manager at NIBSC
Sofia Spyrou has over six years of experience as a production manager. She joined the UK Stem Cell Bank at NIBSC in 2016 and currently manages the day to day banking operations. Her focus is to review, bank and distribute the MRC funded “EUTCD-Grade” human embryonic stem cell lines. This requires following the Human Tissue Authority’s directions on meeting the EU Tissue and Cells Directive. Sofia is responsible for overseeing the complete UK Stem Cell Bank banking process which includes due diligence, banking under GMP conditions, validated QC testing and distributing lines to both national and international customers.