Alexis Bosman
  • Department of Pathology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Research focus
  • Molecular biology
Personal information


Ph.D., University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland, 2011

Current position

Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Developmental & Stem Cell Biology Division, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Sydney, Australia (12/2011-current)
Conjoint Lecturer, St. Vincent’s Clinical School, University of NSW, Sydney, Australia (03/2013-current)


  1. Dumevska, B., BOSMAN, A., McKernan, R., Schmidt, U. and Peura, T. T. (2016). Derivation of human embryonic stem cell line Genea022. Stem Cell Research. Volume 16 Issue 2.
  2. Dumevska, B., BOSMAN, A., McKernan, R., Main, H., Schmidt, U. and Peura, T. T. (2016). Derivation of Trisomy 21 affected human embryonic stem cell line Genea021. Stem Cell Research. Volume 16 Issue 2.
  3. Dumevska, B., BOSMAN, A., McKernan, R., Goel, D., Schmidt, U. and Peura, T. T. (2016). Derivation of human embryonic stem cell line Genea023. Stem Cell Research. Volume 16 Issue 2.
  4. Unzu, C., Friedli, M., Bosman, A., Jaconi, M. E., Wildhaber, B. E. and Rougemont, A. L. (2016). Human Hepatocyte-Derived Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells: MYC Expression, Similarities to Human Germ Cell Tumors, and Safety Issues. Stem Cells Int 2016: 4370142.
  5. Dumevska, B., BOSMAN, A., McKernan, R., Goel, D. and Peura, T. T. Schmidt U. Derivation of Genea002 human embryonic stem cell line. Stem Cell Research.
  6. Fonoudi, H., Ansari, H., Abbasalizadeh, S., Larijani, M. R., Kiani, S., Hashemizadeh, S., Zarchi, A. S., Bosman, A., Blue, G. M., Pahlavan, S., Perry, M., Orr, Y., Mayorchak, Y., Vandenberg, J., Talkhabi, M., Winlaw, D. S., Harvey, R. P., Aghdami, N. and Baharvand, H. (2015). A Universal and Robust Integrated Platform for the Scalable Production of Human Cardiomyocytes From Pluripotent Stem Cells. Stem Cells Transl Med 4(12): 1482-1494. (Epub ahead of print)
  7. Bosman, A., Edel, M. J., Blue, G., Dilley, R. J., Harvey, R. P. and Winlaw, D. S. (2015). Bioengineering and Stem Cell Technology in the Treatment of Congenital Heart Disease. J Clin Med 4(4): 768-781.
  8. Bosman, A.*, Letourneau, A., Sartiani, L., Del Lungo, M., Ronzoni, F., Kuziakiv, R., Tohonen, V., Zucchelli, M., Santoni, F., Guipponi, M., Dumevska, B., Hovatta, O., Antonarakis, S. E. and Jaconi, M. E. (2015). Perturbations of heart development and function in cardiomyocytes from human embryonic stem cells with trisomy 21. Stem Cells 33(5): 1434-1446. (Ranked #2 Cell & Tissue Engineering category, IF: 7.133, Citations: 1) (*Corresponding author)
  9. Emmert, M. Y., Wolint, P., Wickboldt, N., Gemayel, G., Weber, B., Brokopp, C. E., Boni, A., Falk, V., Bosman, A., Jaconi, M. E. and Hoerstrup, S. P. (2013). Human stem cell-based three-dimensional microtissues for advanced cardiac cell therapies. Biomaterials 34(27): 6339-6354.
  10. Bosman, A., Sartiani, L., Spinelli, V., Del Lungo, M., Stillitano, F., Nosi, D., Mugelli, A., Cerbai, E. and Jaconi, M. (2013). Molecular and functional evidence of HCN4 and caveolin-3 interaction during cardiomyocyte differentiation from human embryonic stem cells. Stem Cells Dev 22(11): 1717-1727.
  11. International Stem Cell, I., Amps, K., Andrews, P. W., Anyfantis, G., Armstrong, L., Avery, S., Baharvand, H., Baker, J., Baker, D., Munoz, M. B., Beil, S., Benvenisty, N., Ben-Yosef, D., Biancotti, J. C., Bosman, A., Brena, R. M., Brison, D., Caisander, G., Camarasa, M. V., Chen, J., Chiao, E., Choi, Y. M., Choo, A. B., Collins, D., Colman, A., Crook, J. M., Daley, G. Q., Dalton, A., De Sousa, P. A., Denning, C., Downie, J., Dvorak, P., Montgomery, K. D., Feki, A., Ford, A., Fox, V., Fraga, A. M., Frumkin, T., Ge, L., Gokhale, P. J., Golan-Lev, T., Gourabi, H., Gropp, M., Lu, G., Hampl, A., Harron, K., Healy, L., Herath, W., Holm, F., Hovatta, O., Hyllner, J., Inamdar, M. S., Irwanto, A. K., Ishii, T., Jaconi, M., Jin, Y., Kimber, S., Kiselev, S., Knowles, B. B., Kopper, O., Kukharenko, V., Kuliev, A., Lagarkova, M. A., Laird, P. W., Lako, M., Laslett, A. L., Lavon, N., Lee, D. R., Lee, J. E., Li, C., Lim, L. S., Ludwig, T. E., Ma, Y., Maltby, E., Mateizel, I., Mayshar, Y., Mileikovsky, M., Minger, S. L., Miyazaki, T., Moon, S. Y., Moore, H., Mummery, C., Nagy, A., Nakatsuji, N., Narwani, K., Oh, S. K., Oh, S. K., Olson, C., Otonkoski, T., Pan, F., Park, I. H., Pells, S., Pera, M. F., Pereira, L. V., Qi, O., Raj, G. S., Reubinoff, B., Robins, A., Robson, P., Rossant, J., Salekdeh, G. H., Schulz, T. C., Sermon, K., Sheik Mohamed, J., Shen, H., Sherrer, E., Sidhu, K., Sivarajah, S., Skottman, H., Spits, C., Stacey, G. N., Strehl, R., Strelchenko, N., Suemori, H., Sun, B., Suuronen, R., Takahashi, K., Tuuri, T., Venu, P., Verlinsky, Y., Ward-van Oostwaard, D., Weisenberger, D. J., Wu, Y., Yamanaka, S., Young, L. and Zhou, Q. (2011). Screening ethnically diverse human embryonic stem cells identifies a chromosome 20 minimal amplicon conferring growth advantage. Nat Biotechnol 29(12): 1132-1144.
  12. Hovatta, O., Jaconi, M., Tohonen, V., Bena, F., Gimelli, S., Bosman, A., Holm, F., Wyder, S., Zdobnov, E. M., Irion, O., Andrews, P. W., Antonarakis, S. E., Zucchelli, M., Kere, J. and Feki, A. (2010). A teratocarcinoma-like human embryonic stem cell (hESC) line and four hESC lines reveal potentially oncogenic genomic changes. PLoS One 5(4): e10263.
  13. Bradley, C. K., Chami, O., Peura, T. T., Bosman, A., Dumevska, B., Schmidt, U. and Stojanov, T. (2010). Derivation of three new human embryonic stem cell lines. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 46(3-4): 294-299.
  14. Peura, T., Bosman, A., Chami, O., Jansen, R. P., Texlova, K. and Stojanov, T. (2008). Karyotypically normal and abnormal human embryonic stem cell lines derived from PGD-analyzed embryos. Cloning Stem Cells 10(2): 203-216.
  15. Feki, A., Bosman, A., Dubuisson, J. B., Irion, O., Dahoun, S., Pelte, M. F., Hovatta, O. and Jaconi, M. E. (2008). Derivation of the first Swiss human embryonic stem cell line from a single blastomere of an arrested four-cell stage embryo. Swiss Med Wkly 138(37-38): 540-550.
  16. Crook, J. M., Peura, T. T., Kravets, L., Bosman, A. G., Buzzard, J. J., Horne, R., Hentze, H., Dunn, N. R., Zweigerdt, R., Chua, F., Upshall, A. and Colman, A. (2007). The generation of six clinical-grade human embryonic stem cell lines. Cell Stem Cell 1(5): 490-494.
  17. Peura, T. T., Bosman, A. and Stojanov, T. (2007). Derivation of human embryonic stem cell lines. Theriogenology 67(1): 32-42.

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