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Helen M. Blau
Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Professor of Microbiology and Immunology in the School of Medicine
Member of Stanford Cancer Institute
Member of Bio-X
Director, Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology
Member, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Helen Blau received her B.A. from University of York in England and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Harvard University. She is currently the Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Professor and Director of the Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology in the Microbiology and Immunology Department and the Stanford Institute for Stem Cell biology and Regenerative Medicine in the Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

Professor Blau's research area is regenerative medicine with a focus on stem cells. Most recently, her lab used this cell fusion approach to define a novel role for the enzyme AID in mammalian DNA demethylation and reprogramming cells toward pluripotency.

Further information about Helen Blau is available from her profile and from her lab's website.