The University of Sheffield
Department of Biomedical Science

Professor Peter Andrews

Arthur Jackson Professor of Biomedical Science
Department of Biomedical Science
The University of Sheffield
Western Bank
Sheffield S10 2TN
United Kingdom

Research interests

The Biology of human Embryonic Stem Cells and their Malignant counterparts from Teratocarcinomas.

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Career history

Department of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield

The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology, Philadelphia:

Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York:

Institut Pasteur, Paris:

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Recent publications

Gokhale PJ & Andrews PW (2013)
Characterization of human pluripotent stem cells.

Draper JS & Andrews PW (2013)
Surface Antigen Markers.
Handbook of Stem Cells, 1, 375-382.

Johnson P & Andrews PW (2013)
Cell Fusion and the Differentiated State
Handbook of Stem Cells, 1, 89-94.

Kong L, Aho K-L, Granberg K, Järvenpää L, Seppälä J, Leinonen K, Hahne L, Mäkelä J, Laurila K, Pukkila H, Yli-Harja O, Nykter M, Roos C, Autio R, Lund R, Närvä E, Lahesmaa R, Gokhale P & Andrews PW (2013)
ESTOOLS Data@Hand: human stem cell gene expression resource.
Nature Methods, 10(9), 814-815.

Lund RJ, Emani MR, Barbaric I, Kivinen V, Jones M, Baker D, Gokhale P, Nykter M, Lahesmaa R & Andrews PW (2013)
Karyotypically abnormal human ESCs are sensitive to HDAC inhibitors and show altered regulation of genes linked to cancers and neurological diseases.
Stem Cell Res, 11(3), 1022-1036.

Alagaratnam S, Bakken AC, Hoff AM, Sveen A, Lothe RA, Skotheim RI, Harrison N, Jones M, Moore HD & Andrews PW (2013)
Transforming pluripotency: An exon-level study of malignancy-specific transcripts in human embryonal carcinoma and embryonic stem cells
Stem Cells and Development, 22(7), 1136-1146.

Wongtrakoongate P, Jones M, Gokhale PJ & Andrews PW (2013)
STELLA facilitates differentiation of germ cell and endodermal lineages of human embryonic stem cells.
PLoS One, 8(2), e56893.

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