Danae Charalambous received her Bsc degree in Biological Sciences (Genetics) at Leicester University, UK. She further continued her studies in clinical embryology at the University of Nottingham receiving a medical science degree (MMedSci) in Assisted Reproduction Technology. She performed her research project at Sydney University, Australia in the field of embryo culture and gene expression. Her research findings were presented in an ESHRE seminar in 2011. In 2011 she also started working as a clinical embryologist in PEDIEOS IVF CENTER. In 2018 she received the ESHRE accreditation of Senior Clinical Embryologist in Barcelona. She has extensive experience in egg and embryo vitrification.