Stem Cells

Research in the school aims to characterise cellular and molecular mechanisms that underlie stem cell behaviour in development and disease, leading to the identification and characterisation of innovative biomarkers and therapeutic targets.

Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
A simple method to improve stem cell transplant therapy Dr James Ryall Physiology
Analysing genetic roles of RNA-binding proteins and alternative splicing in Drosophila stem cells Associate Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Autologous stem cell therapies in Australia Associate Professor Megan Munsie Anatomy and Neuroscience
Blood Atlas: Understanding cell state and differentiation using genomics data from blood cells Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
Cell state and cell fate: Systems biology approaches to understanding cell identity Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
Cell/cell and cell/matrix adhesion in the regulation of tumour-initiating cells Associate Professor Frederic Hollande Pathology
Cellular trafficking and male fertility Associate Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Contemplating stem cells in society Dr Claire Tanner Anatomy and Neuroscience
EMT regulators in intestinal and germline stem cells Associate Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Hime laboratory: Stem cell genetics Associate Professor Gary Hime
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Molecular and cellular analysis of mammalian ovary development and disease Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm Anatomy and Neuroscience
Munsie laboratory: Ethical, legal and social implications of stem cell research Associate Professor Megan Munsie
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Novel regulators of germline stem cells Associate Professor Gary HIme Anatomy and Neuroscience
Patient voices: An analysis of patients’ information-based priorities and needs Associate Professor Megan Munsie Anatomy and Neuroscience
Regulators of plasticity and treatment response in colorectal cancer Associate Professor Frederic Hollande Pathology
Stem Cells
The Stemformatics Stem Cell Atlas Rowland Mosbergen Anatomy and Neuroscience
Transcriptional regulation of intestinal organoid differentiation Associate Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Understanding the cellular cues that direct muscle stem cell specification Professor Gordon Lynch Physiology
Wells laboratory: Stem cell systems Professor Christine Wells
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Wilhelm laboratory: Sex determination and disorders of sex development Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm
Anatomy and Neuroscience