stem cells in their environment

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matthew blakeley




Research Associate


  • PhD Physiology, King’s College London (2019)
  • BSc Biomedical Science, The University of Warwick (2013)

reasearch project title

Development of a cell therapy for repair of skin wounds and scarring.

core expertise

  • Biochemistry
  • Biomaterials
  • Microbiology
  • Mucosal Biology


[Full PubMed list]

  • 'Lectin-Functionalized Polyethylene Glycol for Relief of Mucosal Dryness.' Blakeley M, Sharma PK, Kaper HJ, Bostanci N, Crouzier T. Adv Healthc Mater. 2022 Jan;11(2):e2101719. doi: 10.1002/adhm.202101719. Epub 2021 Nov 9. PMID: 34710279 [PubMed]
  • 'Structural Alterations of Mucins Are Associated with Losses in Functionality.' Marczynski, M., K. Jiang, M. Blakeley, V. Srivastava, F. Vilaplana, T. Crouzier, and O. Lieleg, Biomacromolecules, 2021. PMID: 33749252 [PubMed]
  • 'The Origins of Salivary Vitamin A, Vitamin B12 and Vitamin D-Binding Proteins.' Blakeley, M., A. Sobczynska-Malefora, and G. Carpenter, Nutrients, 2020. 12(12). PMID: 33339130 [PubMed]
  • 'Immune-Informed Mucin Hydrogels Evade Fibrotic Foreign Body Response In Vivo.' Yan, H., C. Seignez, M. Hjorth, B. Winkeljann, M. Blakeley, O. Lieleg, M. Phillipson, and T. Crouzier, Advanced Functional Materials, 2019. 29(46): p. 1902581.
  • 'Bacterial species and their associations with acute and chronic mastitis in suckler ewes.' Smith, E.M., Z.N. Willis, M. Blakeley, F. Lovatt, K.J. Purdy, and L.E. Green, J Dairy Sci, 2015. 98(10): p. 7025- 33. PMID: 26277313 [PubMed]