Amanda Patterson, PhD

Patterson, Amanda, PhD
Research Assistant Professor

Biography

Amanda Patterson, Ph.D. received her B.S. and M.S. degrees from Colorado State University and her Ph.D. in Animal Science with a focus on Reproductive and Stem Cell Biology from Washington State University. She conducted her Postdoctoral training in the laboratory of Dr. Jose Teixeira at Michigan State University. She is currently a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology at Michigan State University.

Research

Her primary research focus is understanding the role of myometrial stem cells in uterine fibroid development.

Areas of Expertise

  1. Embryo implantation and endometrial decidualization
  2. Mechanisms of endometrial regeneration, including stem cells and cellular transdifferentiation

Publications