Christina Mentorou was born in Athens in 1982. She studied Biology at the National University of Athens and graduated in 2005. She conducted her dissertation at the National Research Foundation. Then she continued her postgraduate studies at Bristol University in England, from which she graduated with scholarship by completing the Msc by Research in Clinical Biochemistry. Since January 2007, she is working as Embryologist at Embryogenesis. At the same time, she is participating in research programs with the collaboration of the immunology department of the Maternity Hospital "Elena Venizelou" as well as Harokopeio University.