Miss Kimberly Cheam

Advanced Research Assistant

My work focusses on optimising epithelial models to elucidate the causal mechanisms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) risk genes in epithelial cells of the gut using iPSC-derived intestinal organoids.

Previously worked on iPSC-derived microglia cells to elucidate the function of an Alzheimer’s Disease risk gene, INPP5D