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Dr. Nick Barker

Principal Investigator

Nick is currently a Research Director at A*STAR’s Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) and an Adjunct Professor at the National University of Singapore. He is well-known for his identification of Lgr5 as a marker of various adult stem cell populations and intestinal Lgr5+ stem cells as a cell-of-origin of colon cancer. In 2017, Nick received the prestigious NRF Investigatorship and has been recognized as a Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher since 2019. In 2022, he was elected as an EMBO Associate Member. 


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