Michiel Vermeulen, theme Cancer development and immune defense, Wim Vermeulen (Erasmus MC) and Raj Pannu (Leiden UMC) received a NWO Top grant of €780,000 for a project entitled: Structure-function analysis of protein complexes involved in the transcription coupled DNA damage reponse.
Funding has been awarded to projects on cell replication at single-molecule level, transcription-linked DNA repair, synthesis of special peptide chains, molecular signalling of DNA damage, and ultra-thin electrolytes for safer batteries.
TOP grants, which amount to €780,000, are intended to enhance or expand innovative lines of research carried out by established top research groups.
Click here for summaries (only in Dutch) recently awarded TOP grants.
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