Berenika Plusa

Visiting Research Fellow

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Current Position:
Research Group Leader and Lecturer, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom


Saiz N, Plusa B, Hadjantonakis AK. (2015) Single cells get together: High-resolution approaches to study the dynamics of early mouse development. Semin Cell Dev Biol 47-48:92-100. doi: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2015.06.004. Epub 2015 Jul 13. Review. PubMed PMID: 26183190; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4688173.

Plusa B, Hadjantonakis AK. (2014) Embryonic stem cell identity grounded in the embryo. Nat Cell Biol 16(6):502-4. doi: 10.1038/ncb2984. PubMed PMID: 24875737; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4950676.

Schrode N, Xenopoulos P, Piliszek A, Frankenberg S, Plusa B, Hadjantonakis AK. (2013) Anatomy of a blastocyst: cell behaviors driving cell fate choice and morphogenesis in the early mouse embryo. Genesis 51(4):219-33. doi: 10.1002/dvg.22368. Epub 2013 Feb 25. Review. PubMed PMID: 23349011; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3633705.

Plusa B, Piliszek A, Frankenberg S, Artus J, Hadjantonakis AK. (2008)  Distinct sequential cell behaviours direct primitive endoderm formation in the mouse blastocyst. Development 135(18):3081-91. doi: 10.1242/dev.021519. PubMed PMID: 18725515; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2768606.