stem cells in their environment

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blaise louis


St. Lucian / British


PhD Student & Research Technician

research project title

'Epidermal Responses to Niche Factors at Single Cell Resolution'


•  BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences, Royal Holloway University of London (2013)

core expertise

•  Keratinocyte culture

•  Mouse Embryonic stem cell culture

•  Histology

•  High-Content Imaging

•  Biochemistry



•  'High-throughput micropatterning platform reveals Nodal-dependent bisection of peri-gastrulation-associated versus preneurulation-associated fate patterning.' Tewary M, Dziedzicka D, Ostblom J, Prochazka L, Shakiba N, Heydari T, Aguilar-Hidalgo D, Woodford C, Piccinini E, Becerra-Alonso D, Vickers A, Louis B, Rahman N, Danovi D, Geens M, Watt FM, Zandstra PW. PLoS Biol. 2019 Oct 21;17(10):e3000081. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000081. eCollection 2019 Oct. PMID:31634368 | PMCID:PMC6822778 [PubMed]