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STEMCELL Technologies UK

Research Cell Culture Products


Sharon Louis is Senior Director, R&D Cell Culture in the Research and Development Department at STEMCELL Technologies. Sharon Louis has over 15 years of experience in the development and commercialization of research tools for the stem cell field at STEMCELL. She has a background in molecular and developmental biology, focusing on hematopoietic and neural stem cell biology. She has been integral in the development and launch of the NeuroCult™ product line at STEMCELL Technologies, which includes specialized media products, culture assays and supporting reagents for mammalian neural stem cells.  She is a co-inventor on six patents, related to the Neural Colony Forming Cell (NCFC) culture assays to differentiate between neural stem cells and committed neural progenitors and patent applications covering ectoderm and endoderm differentiation from human pluripotent stem cells. In her current position, she oversees projects to develop products for neuroscience as well as all media and related reagents to support epithelial, mesenchymal, muscle and human pluripotent stem cell research.

STEMCELL Technologies is a privately-owned biotechnology company that develops specialty cell culture media, cell separation products and ancillary reagents for life science research. Driven by science and a passion for quality, STEMCELL delivers over 1500 products to more than 70 countries worldwide.