Marisa Amato


Offices: United Kingdom

Marisa Amato has recently joined the Brighton office of Technopolis Group as a Consultant. She has a background in Biochemisty, Molecular Genetics and Neuroscience. She has experience in clinical and molecular research, working closely with ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia patients using transcriptomics, Immunology and MRI. She is trained in a range of research methods such as surveys, literature reviews and statistical analysis.

Prior to joining Technopolis Group, Marisa has managed projects and events at a charity called STEM Sussex, providing public engagement and STEM learning opportunities to schools in Sussex. She was also a Business Analyst for a fashion technology company, which involved interviewing end users and SaaS product testing to improve end user experience.

Marisa has an undergraduate degree in Biochemisty from Imperial College London, a Masters degree in Genetic Manipulations and Molecular Cell Biology from the University of Sussex, and subsequently a PhD in Neurosicence and Molecular Genetics from the Brighton and Sussex Medical School. She is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese, with some basic knowledge of Italian.