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Dr. Alan COLMAN Principal Investigator, Institute of Medical Biology and Executive Director, Singapore Stem Cell Consortium, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore; Professor of Regenerative Medicine and Director, Stem Cell Centre, King's College London

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1974-1976 Demonstrator in Developmental Biology, Zoology Department, Oxford University
1976-1983 Lecturer in Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry
1983-1987 Senior Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry
1987-1993 Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Birmingham
1988-1993 Research Director, PPL Therapeutics plc, Edinburgh, UK (part-time)
1993-2002 Research Director, PPL Therapeutics plc, Edinburgh, UK (full-time)
2002-2005 Chief Scientific Officer, ES Cell International, Singapore
since 2002 Adjunct Professor, Department of Biochemistry, National University of Singapore
since 2004 Senior Scientist, Center for Molecular Medicine, Biomedical research Institute, Singapore
2005-2007 Chief Executive Officer, ES Cell International, Singapore
since 2007 Executive Director of the A*STAR Stem Cell Consortium
since 2008 Professor of Regenerative Medicine and Director of the Stem Cell Centre, King's College, London

Memberships

American Society of Cell Biology
International Society of Stem Cell research
European Molecular Biology Organization

Publications

Selected:
Human Factor IX transgenic sheep produced by transfer of nuclei from transfected fetal oocytes, Science 278, 1997
The Future of Cloning, Nature 402, 1999
Production of gene-targeted sheep by nuclear transfer from cultured somatic cells, Nature 405, 2000
Cloned pigs produced by nuclear transfer from adult somatic cells, Nature 407, 2000
Induced pluripotent stem cells and the stability of the differentiated state. EMBO Reports 10, 2009