For his research proposal "Understanding membrane fusion at the molecular level using a biomimetic model system" Alexander Kros has been awarded a Vici grant as part of NWO's Innovation Research Incentives scheme.
Kunnen suikerpatronen op cellen het immuunsysteem activeren om kanker te bestrijden? Sander van Kasteren gebruikt de beurs van de European Research Council (ERC) om te ontdekken of dit mogelijk is.
Dr Remus Dame and his coworkers have joined Protein Chemistry, expanding our research in protein - DNA interactions. Dr Dame uses in vitro and in cell techniques to study how proteins influence the physical and functional properties of DNA.
The website will be updated soon to accommodate the new research lines of Dr Dame and Dr van Ingen (see news item December 2, 2014).
Lies Bouwman (MCBIM) and Marc Koper (CASC) were interviewed by “Mare” about their recent work funded by Catchbio and published in ChemSusChem: http://www.mareonline.nl/archive/2014/12/03/voor-als-de-olie-op-is
Professor Jan Wijbrans holds an appointment as Leiden University Fund sponsored extraordinary professor of Geology in the Science Faculty, and his basis in the faculty is the SSNMR group of the LIC, where he collaborates with professor Huub de Groot on the time scales of early life in very old sedimentary rocks.
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