Anke Roelefs, PhD, MSc

The University of Aberdeen

Dr. Anke Roelofs completed her MSc in Medical Biology at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands in 2003 cum laude and her PhD at the Botnar Research Centre at the University of Oxford in 2007. After a number of post-doctoral research posts, she was appointed Lecturer at the University of Aberdeen in 2012, where she is part of the Arthritis and Regenerative Medicine laboratory within the Aberdeen Centre for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Health. Her current research focusses on the study of the endogenous mesenchymal stromal cell lineages and their niches in the joint in health, after joint trauma, and in disease such as osteoarthritis.