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Sachini Siriwardena, PhD
Sachini Siriwardena, PhD

Sachini Siriwardena, PhD

Senior Scientist

Genome Editing

Sachini works with the Gene Editing team to validate Life Edit Therapeutics’ next-generation gene editing platform and to develop therapeutics for life-threatening genetic diseases.

Prior to joining Life Edit, Sachini worked as a Scientist at Prime Medicine Inc., where she was a core member of the screening team as well as developed cell-based assays to rapidly assess Prime editing.

Sachini received her BS in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from University of Colombo, Sri Lanka and a PhD in Biochemistry from Wayne State University. She completed her postdoctoral work at Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard.

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Our Mission

To rewrite the future by curing disease, making any edit, anywhere.

Our Vision

To pave the way to faster, safer, gene editing therapeutics that cure disease and improve patient lives.

Our Values

We’re guided by curiosity, rigor, and integrity. We believe in discovery and unlimited potential. We care about science and the lives of patients.