Thor was interviewed in Science Magazine about new methods to generate human trophoblast stem cells.
Congratulations to Chen for receiving a scholarship to present his work at the upcoming virtual Keystone meeting on Tissue Plasticity: Preservation and Alteration of Cellular Identity, Oct 5 – Oct 7, 2020.
Chen will present his work on derivation of trophoblast stem cells from naïve human pluripotent stem cells in the concurrent session on Early Development and Pluripotency at the ISSCR 2020 Virtual Meeting. Congrats Chen!
Laura Fischer, a second-year Ph.D. student in the Theunissen lab, has received an honorable mention from the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) 2020 Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).
The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.
Kudos to Laura. We’re looking forward to your exciting studies!
We’re excited to welcome our newest lab member: Dr. Rowan Karvas, who completed her graduate work with Professor Michael Roberts and Dr. Laura Schulz at the University of Missouri. Please see our Team page for more information.