2008 - 2012
Dates of Study: Oct 2008 - Sept 2012
Programme: 1+3 Programme in Stem Cell Biology
PhD Supervisor: Professor Alfonso Martinez-Arias
Studentship Sponsor: The Wellcome Trust
Thesis Title: The role of Wnt signalling in pluripotency and differentiation
Post PhDIn April 2013, Jamie began his PostDoc career in the lab of Ray Dunn at the Institute of Medical Biology, Singapore, working on 'Identifying 3D co-culture conditions for the derivation of functional pancreatic beta-cells'.
- Trott J, Hayashi K, Surani A, Babu MM, Martinez-Arias A (2012). Dissecting ensemble networks in ES cell populations reveals micro-heterogeneity underlying pluripotency. Molecular Biosystems Mar;8(3);744-52.
- Faunes F, Hayward P, Muñoz Descalzo S, Chatterjee SS, Balayo T, Trott J, Christoforou A, Ferrer-Vaquer A, Hadjantonakis A-K, Dasgupta R and Martinez Arias A (2013). A membrane-associated β-catenin/Oct4 complex correlates with ground-state pluripotency in mouse embryonic stem cells. Development 140; 1171-1183.