In line with our mission to generate basic knowledge in the molecular medical science and to translate this knowledge into clinical applications, into the development of diagnostics and into the treatment of patients through translational research programs, the RIMLS Institute announces the PhD round.

 

Round
 
PhD Supervisor Title of project
2018

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See all awardees here

2017

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Erik Aarntzen
Tumours of the digestive tract   

Multimodal imaging of distinct immune cell populations with optimized nanoparticles

2017 -

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Jeroen de Baaij
Renal disorders

CNNM2 as a new hotspot in blood pressure regulation

2017 -

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Geert van den Bogaart
Cancer development and immune defense

Unraveling the role of autophagy in antigen cross-presentation

2017

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Harry Dolstra
Cancer development and immune defense

Deciphering immune checkpoint pathways crippling natural killer cell immunity against cancer

2017

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Irma Joosten
Inflammatory diseases

Lessons learned in utero: born to be alive

2017

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undefinedWerner Koopman
Mitochondrial diseases

Targeting mitochondrial morphology to combat mitochondrial disease

2017

undefinedBodine Bezemer

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Ronald van Rij
Infectious diseases and global health

Dissecting virus-host interactions in iPSC-based cell culture models for Zika and Dengue virus

2017

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Ronald Roepman
Renal disorders

Scrutinizing disassembly of the primary cilium and its role in cell cycle regulation and ciliopathie

 

Previous winners

Round
 
PhD Main applicant (fund) Main applicant (clinic) Title of project
2016 undefined
Suraya Elfrink
Cancer development and immune defence
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Annemiek van Spriel
Cancer development and immune defence
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Han van Krieken
Cancer development and immune defence
Discovery of CD37 as new diagnostic biomarker in human B cell

malignancies; understanding CD37-induced signaling

2016  - undefined
Ulrich Brandt
Mitochondrial disease
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Jan Smeitink
Mitochondrial disease
Mitochondrial disease mutation m.3243 A>G tRNALeu - From 
fundamental mechanisms to personalized biomarkers.
2016

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Marlies Noz
Vascular Damage

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Leo Joosten
Infectious diseases and global health

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Niels Riksen
Vascular Damage

Bad memories: trained innate immunity as a novel mechanism
in atherogenesis
2016  - undefined
Gosse Adema
Cancer development and immune defence
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Mihai Netea
Infectious diseases and global health
Targeting the metabolic reprogramming of inflammation in
tumor-associated macrophages (TAMs): a new therapeutic 
approach in cancer’
2016   undefined
Joost Schalkwijk
Inflammatory diseases
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Robert Sauerwein
Infectious diseases and global health
Targeting Plasmodium falciparum Coenzyme2A biosynthesis for
clinical development of novel selective antimalarials
2016

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Chao Ma

 

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Joost Hoenderop
Renal disorders 

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Bastiaan de Galan
Mitochondrial diseas

Treatment of hypertension by inhibition of sodium-glucose 
co-transporter 2 in diabetes type 2
2016 undefinedEstel Collado Camps


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Roland Brock
Nanomedicine

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Martin Gotthardt
Tumors of the Digestive Tract
Targeted cell-penetrating peptide-driven receptor 
internalization as an innovative precision medicine
approach for cancer theranostics

 

 

Round
 
PhD Supervisor Title of project
2015

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Elja Louer

Deen Peter
Peter Deen

Age-related macular degeneration Sucs: from understanding to personalized therapy

2015

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René van Aerts

Drenth Joost 2014
Joost Drenth

A comprehensive, molecular approach to generate improved patient care for polycystic liver disease

2105

Schellevis , Roos
 Roos Schellevis

Hollander, Anneke den (2)
Anneke den Hollander

Chronic central serous chorioretinopathy: Piecing it (back) together

2015

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Lianne Beunk

Friedl Peter
Peter Friedl

Tissue-guided cancer cell invasion: molecular biophysics and implications for therapy 

2015

undefinedSelma van Esveld

Huynen Martijn 2014
Martijn Huijnen

From the nucleoid to man and back

2015

undefinedRobin Nadar

Leeuwenburgh, Sander
Sander Leeuwenburgh

Combating bone metastases by delivering bone-seeking, theranostic platinum-based anticancer drugs

2015

undefinedRahwa Taddese

Nagtegaal , I
Iris Nagtegaal

Tumor promotion or inhibition? The effect of gut bacteria on colorectal cancer

2015

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Nils Rother

Vlag, Johan van der
Johan van der Vlag

Deathly kisses: Apoptotic blebs and neutrophil extracellular traps cooperate in the pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

2015

undefinedLaurens vd Wiel

Gert Vriend 2014-web
 Gert Vriend

A holistic approach to the analysis of genetic variation in patients

2015

undefinedundefinedRemco van Cruchten

Wieringa Be 2014 Web
 Bé Wieringa

Ribostasis problems in degenerative disease: Understanding myotonic dystrophy pathobiology through analysis of repeat-RNA structure

2014

Venhuizen Jan -Hendrik
Jan-Hendrick
Venhuizen

Friedl Peter
Peter Friedl

P120 catenin as master regulator of microenvironment-dependent plasticity of cancer cell dissemination and metastasis

2014

Mohammed , Sami
Sami Mohammed

Hoenderop, Joost
Joost Hoenderop

The renal cell's antenna to regulate Ca2+ transport

2014

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Rinske van Oorschot

Jansen, Joop
Joop Jansen

GFI1B in megakaryocyte and platelet biology

2014

Boer Sabrina
Sabrina Boer

Schalken, Jack
Jack Schalken

Elongated primary transcription in prostate cancer

2013

Lamers Ideke
Ideke Lamers

Heleen Arts
Heleen Arts

A genetic and functional approach to determine whether disrupted polarized exocytosis results in retina-renal ciliopathies

2013

Mathan, Till
Till Mathan 

Buschow, Sonja
Sonja Buschow

Plasmacytoid dendritic cell anti-cancer vaccination: Unraveling the molecular and cellular mechanisms that lead to clinical success

2013

Arts, Peer
Peer Arts 

Hoischen Alexander
Alexander Hoischen

Primary Immunodeficiencies - From genetic basis to therapeutic targets.

2013

Riahi Asl Human
 Human Riahi 

Kramer, Jamie
Jamie kramer

Epigenetic regulation of transcriptional plasticity in response to environmental stimuli

2012

Sittig, Simone
Simone Sittig

Schreibelt, Gerty
Gerty Schreibelt

Natural circulating dendritic cell subsets: which subset is the most potent in inducing immunity against cancer?

2012

Becker Katharina
Katharina Becker

Frank van de Veerdonk
Frank vd Veerdonk

Pattern recognition and cytokine responses in the pathogenesis of allergic broncho-pulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA)

2011

Zuiderwoude , Malou
Malou Zuidscherwoude

Spriel, van
Annemiek van Spriel 

Tetraspanin dynamics in the plasma membrane of living immune cell

2010 & 2009

Kouwenhoven, Evelyn
Evelyn Kouwenhoven 

Zhou, Jo
Jo Zhou

Molecular mechanism of pathogenesis in p63-related developmental disorders

2010& 2009

Merkling , Sarah
Sarah Merkling

Rij, Ronald van
Ronald van Rij

Epigenetic control of antiviral immune defense in Drosophila melanogaster

2010& 2009

Leunissen, Liz
Liz Leunissen

Hoenderop, Joost
Joost Hoenderop

Conceptually novel regulation of ion channels by (de)glycosylation

2010& 2009

Yuniati, Laurensia
Laurensia Yuniati

Leeuwen, Frank van
Frank van Leeuwen

A key role for tumor suppressor BTG1 in the regulation of metabolic stress responses: implications for asparaginase resistance in pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia