Perkins Lab

Australian Centre for Blood Diseases

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PhD and Honours Projects – Where do blood stem cells come from?
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We are investigating the origins of blood stem cell generation in the embryo. We are interesting in profiling ontogeny and reprogramming non-blood cells into blood cells Origins and ontogeny of blood in the mammalian embryo (Diagram courtesy of JIm Palis, … Read More

PhD and Honours Projects – Hemoglobin Switching
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Transcriptional Regulation of Haemoglobin switching We employ genomics techniques (ChIp-Seq, RNA-Seq, SLAM-Seq), biochemical techniques (EMSA, SPR) and genetics techniques (CRISPR/CAS9 gene editing) to examine the role of transcription factors in red blood cell differentiation and diseases Supervisors: Kevin Gillinder and … Read More