In this post we highlight the top 5 publications for cell-centered research in 2016 that demonstrate the effectiveness of the Cytocentric approach for cell and tissue cultures. Here I specifically excluded papers in the field of Immunology because we will soon be publishing a separate post to highlight Cytocentric Immunology papers of 2016. Let’s count down the best of 2016:
Dr. Abhilasha Tiwari is a SIEF-STEM+ Business Postdoctoral Researcher at The Ritchie Centre, Hudson Institute of Medical Research and Monash University. Her work with Graham Jenkin and Mark Kirkland focuses on optimal expansion of hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) from umbilical cord blood.
Here, we talk with Dr. Tiwari about her recent publication in Stem Cells and Development, “Impact of Oxygen Levels on Human Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cell Expansion.”  This interview on how pericellular oxygen affects cord blood HSCs was edited for brevity.