Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Senior Lecturer



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1010Institute of Reproductive and Developmental BiologyHammersmith Campus




Current research projects:

  • Function of mTOR signalling in the cell fate determination.
  • Explore signalling crosstalk in the regulation of TGF-beta signals and its impact on human embryonic development
  • Unfold the role/mechanisms of NLRP7 in the regulation of imprinting during early human development.
  • Improving the differentiation of hESCs to hepatocytes for disease modelling.

Current collaborations

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UK: Veronique Azuara, Jake Baum, Vasso Episkopou, Rosemary Fisher Imperial College London; Caroline Hill The Francis Crick Institute, London.

World: Huiyuan Guo, Guoshi Liu, Fazheng Ren, Zhengquan Yu, China Agriculture University;