Director of molecular genetics lab buys Philadelphia 5BD

Medium 9a331379a924df96f592a3e577f15143 Avni Santani and Savit Tewari bought a five-bedroom, two-bath home at 319 S. 43rd St. in Philadelphia from Michael G. Stauffer and Jennifer P. Hendler.

The 3,360-square-foot house was built in 1930 in University City.

Santani serves as the assistant director of the molecular genetics laboratory at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She is responsible for handling new test development and evaluation of emerging technologies.

She holds a Ph.D. in genetics from Texas A&M University.

According to, there have been 17,707 home sales in Philadelphia during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $96,000.

Address: 319 South 43rd Street
Buyer(s): Avni Santani and Savit Tewari
Seller(s): Michael G Stauffer and Jennifer P Hendler
Sale date: Nov. 9, 2010