Irene is a technician as part of the Reproductive Medicine research group. In 2014, she graduated with a degree in Reproductive Biology from the University of Edinburgh. She then completed a Master’s degree in Human Clinical Embryology and Assisted Conception at the University of Dundee in 2015. Since then, she has had various research and teaching roles as part of Professor Barratt’s research group. She is currently involved in a project in collaboration with AstraZeneca, focusing on oxidative stress and sperm function.