- University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Ph.D., Biochemistry, 1999.
- University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, B.Sc., Biochemistry, 1990.
- Cell line generation
- Embryonic stem cells
Johnathon Lakins, Ph.D. received his doctorate at University of Ottawa in Ontario, Canada, and moved to Pennslyvania in 1999. He joined the Dr. Weaver's lab as a postdoctoral fellow and moved to UCSF with the lab in 2006, where he is currently a specialist and the lab manager. Dr. Lakins assists on many projects in the lab, mainly studying mechanical forces on early embryonic development.