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Hire Dr. Monique W.

Experienced scientist with broad interest in Biology, language services and education

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Subject Matter Expertise
Writing Technical Writing
Research Market Research, Gray Literature Search, Systematic Literature Review
Product Development Product Validation
Work Experience


BiologySupport (https://www.biologysupport.nl/home-en)

October 2020 - Present

Visiting Scientist

Naturalis Biodiversity Center

March 2018 - Present

MarieCurie PostdoctoralFellow

University of Bristol, School of Earth Sciences

October 2014 - September 2017

Researcher, Research Associate

Natural History Museum, London, UK

October 2013 - September 2014

Postdoctoral Researcher, Martin Cohn Lab

University of Florida, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology

July 2011 - June 2013

Postdoctoral Researcher (Research Associate), Cheryll Tickle lab

University of Bath, UK, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

December 2008 - June 2011

Post Doctoral Reasercher

Newcastle University, Instutute of Human Genetics

December 2007 - November 2008



Leiden University

January 2003 - November 2007

MSc in Biology

Leiden University

September 2000 - August 2002

  • Educational content writing


    January 2021 - Present

Vijverberg K, Welten M, Kraaij M, van Heuven BJ, Smets E, Gravendeel B(2021). Sepal Identity of the Pappus and Floral Organ Development in the Common Dandelion (<i>Taraxacum officinale</i>; Asteraceae) . Plants (Basel, Switzerland).
Kawasaki K, Keating JN, Nakatomi M, Welten M, Mikami M, Sasagawa I, Puttick MN, Donoghue PCJ, Ishiyama M(2021). Coevolution of enamel, ganoin, enameloid, and their matrix SCPP genes in osteichthyans . iScience.
Pramanik D, Dorst N, Meesters N, Spaans M, Smets E, Welten M, Gravendeel B(2020). Evolution and development of three highly specialized floral structures of bee-pollinated Phalaenopsis species . EvoDevo.
Smith MM, Riley A, Fraser GJ, Underwood C, Welten M, Kriwet J, Pfaff C, Johanson Z(2015). Early development of rostrum saw-teeth in a fossil ray tests classical theories of the evolution of vertebrate dentitions . Proceedings. Biological sciences.
Welten M, Smith MM, Underwood C, Johanson Z(2015). Evolutionary origins and development of saw-teeth on the sawfish and sawshark rostrum (Elasmobranchii; Chondrichthyes) . Royal Society open science.
Underwood CJ, Johanson Z, Welten M, Metscher B, Rasch LJ, Fraser GJ, Smith MM(2015). Development and evolution of dentition pattern and tooth order in the skates and rays (batoidea; chondrichthyes) . PloS one.
Wong F, Welten MC, Anderson C, Bain AA, Liu J, Wicks MN, Pavlovska G, Davey MG, Murphy P, Davidson D, et al.(2013). eChickAtlas: an introduction to the database . Genesis (New York, N.Y. : 2000).
Bangs F, Antonio N, Thongnuek P, Welten M, Davey MG, Briscoe J, Tickle C(2011). Generation of mice with functional inactivation of talpid3, a gene first identified in chicken . Development (Cambridge, England).
Welten M, Pavlovska G, Chen Y, Teruoka Y, Fisher M, Bangs F, Towers M, Tickle C(2011). 3D expression patterns of cell cycle genes in the developing chick wing and comparison with expression patterns of genes implicated in digit specification . Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists.
Fisher M, Downie H, Welten MC, Delgado I, Bain A, Planzer T, Sherman A, Sang H, Tickle C(2011). Comparative analysis of 3D expression patterns of transcription factor genes and digit fate maps in the developing chick wing . PloS one.
Duce S, Morrison F, Welten M, Baggott G, Tickle C(2010). Micro-magnetic resonance imaging study of live quail embryos during embryonic development . Magnetic resonance imaging.
Bangs F, Welten M, Davey MG, Fisher M, Yin Y, Downie H, Paton B, Baldock R, Burt DW, Tickle C(2010). Identification of genes downstream of the Shh signalling in the developing chick wing and syn-expressed with Hoxd13 using microarray and 3D computational analysis . Mechanisms of development.
WELTEN MONIQUE, WITTE FRANS, HEEMSKERK MARTIN, VAN DER STAP IRENE, HAM LISANNE, RUTJES HENDRIKUS, WANINK JAN(2008). Major morphological changes in a Lake Victoria cichlid fish within two decades . Biological journal of the Linnean Society. Linnean Society of London.
Welten MC, de Haan SB, van den Boogert N, Noordermeer JN, Lamers GE, Spaink HP, Meijer AH, Verbeek FJ(2006). ZebraFISH: fluorescent in situ hybridization protocol and three-dimensional imaging of gene expression patterns . Zebrafish.
Corredor-Ad&#225;mez M, Welten MC, Spaink HP, Jeffery JE, Schoon RT, de Bakker MA, Bagowski CP, Meijer AH, Verbeek FJ, Richardson MK(2005). Genomic annotation and transcriptome analysis of the zebrafish (Danio rerio) hox complex with description of a novel member, hox b 13a . Evolution & development.
Welten MC, Verbeek FJ, Meijer AH, Richardson MK(2005). Gene expression and digit homology in the chicken embryo wing . Evolution & development.