Dr Lauren Waters
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Lauren Waters completed her PhD at the University of Technology Sydney together with Lifeblood. Her PhD focused on investigating novel ways to improve the safety and quality of cryopreserved platelet components.
Now, she works in the Product Development and Storage team, focusing on improving the quality of cryopreserved platelets and red blood cells using novel freezing strategies. She’s also interested in how alterations to platelet RNA over product storage affect platelet quality and function.
- ANZSBT grant research fund (2019)