Dr Lauren Waters
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Lauren works in the Product Development and Storage team, focusing on improving the quality of cryopreserved platelets using novel freezing strategies. She’s also interested in how alterations to platelet RNA over product storage affect platelet quality and function.
Lauren 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.
- ANZSBT Young Investigator Award (2021)
- ANZSBT Research Grant (2019)