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 Project Leader Dr James Ryall Physiology
Analysing genetic roles of RNA-binding proteins and alternative splicing in Drosophila stem cells Project Leader Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Autologous stem cell therapies in Australia Project Leader Associate Professor Megan Munsie Anatomy and Neuroscience
Blood Atlas: Understanding cell state and differentiation using genomics data from blood cells Project Leader Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
Cell state and cell fate: Systems biology approaches to understanding cell identity Project Leader Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
Cellular trafficking and male fertility Project Leader Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Clark laboratory: Transcriptomics and Neurogenetics Head of Laboratory Dr Mike Clark
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Contemplating stem cells in society Project Leader Dr Claire Tanner Anatomy and Neuroscience
EMT regulators in intestinal and germline stem cells Project Leader Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Hime laboratory: Stem cell genetics Head of Laboratory Professor Gary Hime
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Molecular and cellular analysis of mammalian ovary development and disease Project Leader Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm Anatomy and Neuroscience
Munsie laboratory: Ethical, legal and social implications of stem cell research Head of Laboratory Associate Professor Megan Munsie
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Novel regulators of germline stem cells Project Leader Professor Gary HIme Anatomy and Neuroscience
Patient voices: An analysis of patients’ information-based priorities and needs Project Leader Associate Professor Megan Munsie Anatomy and Neuroscience
Risk genes for neuropsychiatric disorders Project Leader Dr Mike Clark Anatomy and Neuroscience
The Stemformatics Stem Cell Atlas Project Leader Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
Transcriptional regulation of intestinal organoid differentiation Project Leader Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Understanding the cellular cues that direct muscle stem cell specification Project Leader Professor Gordon Lynch Physiology
Wells laboratory: Stem cell systems Head of Laboratory Professor Christine Wells
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Wilhelm laboratory: Sex determination and disorders of sex development Head of Laboratory Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm
Anatomy and Neuroscience

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