Professor Peter Andrews

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Department of Biomedical Science, The University of Sheffield

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Peter was appointed to the Arthur Jackson Chair of Biomedical Research in the University of Sheffield in 1992, where he is currently co-director of the Centre for Stem Cell Biology. His research focuses on the biology of pluripotent human stem cells, initially human embryonal carcinoma cells, and subsequently embryonic stem cells and iPS cells.

Among his current activities he co-ordinates the International stem Cell Initiative, which is focused upon characterising standard markers and culture conditions for human ES cells.