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Fatima Abukunna

Research Fellow, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences


Research Summary

Tissue replacement technology; using 3D printing, bio- compatible materials, Hydrogels fabrication Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Human Liver cells.

Past Research

My previous research work was on improving the hESCs-derived hepatocytes and human hepatic progenitor cells; identification, isolation, expansion in 3D culture (liver organoids) and differentiation to hepatocyte. the differentiation research involved manipulation of key pathways, controlling the microenvironment as well as co-culturing with non- parenchymal liver cells.

School of Pharmacy

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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