EGA Institute for Women's Health


Cellular Reprogramming and Perinatal Therapy

Cellular Reprogramming and Perinatal Therapy

The group's research focuses on pluripotency, translatable iPS cells and cell therapy.

Group members

Pascale V Guillot (Head), Kwan-Leong Hau (PhD student), Fabio Tommasini (PhD student), Anna-Maria Ranzoni (PhD student), TBA (Post-Doc), TBA (Post-Doc), 6 MSc students.  


  • Induced Pluripotent Stem (iPS) Cells
  • Oct4 and TET enzymes 
  • Epigenetic and Signalling Pathways 

Translatable iPS cells

  • Chemical Reprogramming to Pluripotency (CiPS cells)
  • Small Molecules

Cell Therapy

  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta (brittle bone disease)
  • Neonatal Brain Damage (Cerebral Palsy)
  • Cell Therapy


Institute for Women's Health - Room 205, 86-96 Chenies Mews, London WC1E 6HX

Institute of Child Health - Room 158, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH

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