Alexandra Joyner, PhD
Research FocusDevelopmental biologist Alexandra Joyner studies the involvement of Hedgehog signaling and homeobox transcription factors in brain development, adult stem cells, and cancer.
- PhD, University of Toronto
- Sillitoe, R.V., Vogel, M.W., Joyner, A.L. (2010) Engrailed homeobox genes regulate establishment of the cerebellar afferent circuit map. J. Neuroscience, 30: 10015-10024.
- Brownell, I., Guevara, E., Loomis, C.A., Joyner, A.L. (2011) Nerve-derived Sonic hedgehog defines a niche for hair follicle stem cells capable of becoming epidermal skin stem cells. Cell Stem Cell. 8: 552-565.