... understanding life in molecular detail

Dr Sally Boxall

Flow cytometry, Bio-imaging, Microscopy, Cells


I manage the Flow cytometry and Bio-imaging facilites, which provides access, training and support for equipment to anaylse and sort cells using a flow cytometer and imaging using light microscopy.   

Current major projects include:
  • High-res multi-colour imaging of fluorescently labelled cells/tissues
  • Live cell imaging
  • Multi-parameter analysis of cells by flow cytometry
  • High speed sorting of multiple populations of cells
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Flow cytometry and Bio-imaging facilities manager



Postdoc (Leeds) 2004 - 2013

Astbury 9.014
School of Molecular and Cellular Biology
0113 343 7270
s.a.boxall@leeds.ac.uk

Selected Publications

  1. Markers for characterization of bone marrow multipotential stromal cells. Boxall SA, Jones E. Stem Cells Int. 2012;2012:975871. doi: 10.1155/2012/975871. Epub 2012 May 14. 

  2.  Single-platform quality control assay to quantify multipotential stromal cells in bone marrow aspirates prior to bulk manufacture or direct therapeutic use. Cuthbert R, Boxall SA, Tan HB, Giannoudis PV, McGonagle D, Jones E. Cytotherapy. 2012 Apr;14(4):431-40. doi: 10.3109/14653249.2011.651533. Epub 2012 Jan 24.

  3. High abundance of CD271(+) multipotential stromal cells (MSCs) in intramedullary cavities of long bones. Cox G, Boxall SA, Giannoudis PV, Buckley CT, Roshdy T, Churchman SM, McGonagle D, Jones E. Bone. 2012 Feb;50(2):510-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2011.07.016. Epub 2011 Jul 23. 

  4. Haematopoietic repopulating activity in human cord blood CD133+ quiescent cells. Boxall SA, Cook GP, Pearce D, Bonnet D, El-Sherbiny YM, Blundell MP, Howe SJ, Leek JP, Markham AF, de Wynter EA. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2009 Apr;43(8):627-35. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2008.368. Epub 2008 Nov 10.