University of East Anglia, UK
Germ cell comparative biology
Harvard University, USA
Cassandra ExtavourRead moreDr. Extavour's research is centered on the evolution of germ cell specification and development. Her group uses a combination of developmental biology and genetics in insects. She is a leading reference in the field of comparative biology of animal germ cells.
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Sex chromosome evolution
University of California Berkley, USA
Doris BachtrogRead moreDr. Bachtrog's research focuses on the functional consequences of sex chromosomes evolution. Her group uses a combination of functional genomics and microscopy techniques to characterize the diversification of sex chromosomes during speciation.
In vitro gametogenesis
Kyoto University, Japan
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Yale University, USA
Germ line stem cells
University of Michigan, USA
Environment and human reproduction
University of Turku, Finland
Virpi LummaaRead moreDr. Lummaa studies the effects of the modern environment on human life history. Her group employs a multidisciplinary approach based on longitudinal demographic datasets to address how changes in lifespan and reproductive strategy have shaped human evolution.