Geert van den Bogaart

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Dr. Geert van den Bogaart 

Assistant Professor

Cancer development and immune defense


Geert van den Bogaart is a molecular biologist with a research focus on membrane trafficking. Aim of his research is to elucidate the molecular mechanisms of cytokine release from immune cells.


National & International Personal Prizes & Awards

  • 2015:  The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) VIDI grant.
  • 2014:  HFSP Career Development Award.
  • 2013:  ERC Starting Grant. 
  • 2012: Heineken Young Scientist Award for Biochemistry and Biophysics from the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences (Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen).
  • 2009: H.G.K.Westenbrink price for best Ph.D. thesis in biochemistry and molecular biology by the Dutch Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Nederlandse Vereniging voor Biochemie en Moleculaire Biologie).
  • 2004: Dutch Society Price for Young Talent for best Masters research in biochemistry by the Royal Dutch Society of Sciences (Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen).

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