DON (Diabetes Onderzoek Nederland) Foundation award for Barbara Schulte

Schulte, Barbara
The DON foundation has awarded € 5.000 to Barbara Schulte for her innovative research on the role of dendritic cells in the etiology of autoimmune type 1 diabetes.

DON supports innovative basic research that has the potential to ultimately cure the disease and thus change the lives of people with diabetes mellitus. The DON award is an annual award to stimulate promising young researchers in the diabetes research field, who contribute to a fundamental solution for people that suffer from diabetes.

Barbara Schulte currently works as a postdoc in the Tumor Immunology Dept. where she studies the role of human primary dendritic cells in the onset of enterovirus-induced autoimmune responses.

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