Recently 45 Postdocs and PhD candidates attended the first Interactive career day organized by Janssen Pharmaceutica, to learn more about career perspectives and R&D activities that may lead to ideas and potential future collaboration on a longer term.
12 Participants were selected to showcase their research in a 3-minute pitch. All other participants were invited to present a poster. A jury selected the 3 best pitches and 3 best posters. These researchers will be invited to have an individual session with Janssen Pharmaceutica.
- Marilen Benner: Healthy uterus, healthy placenta, healthy offspring
- Jeroen Slaat: Tumor cells.
- Kinga Matula: Single-cell detection of metastatic cancer
- Michael Teders et al.: The Energy-Transfer-Enabled Biocompatible Disulfide-Ene Reaction
- Mike Marvin Ruth, Jodie Schilkraut et al.: A hollow-fiber infection model supported drug discovery pipeline for antmycobacterial drugs
- Elena Daines, Peer van Duppen: Chemical reaction networks in a dynamic environment
Lowlands Science call for projects17 February 2020
Researchers pay attention! Lowlands is looking for research teams to participate in Lowlands Science 2020. It’s a great way to reach a large audience, do unique experiments with and on them, and to have a memorable experience with your colleagues.Read more
Five ZonMw ‘Off Road’ grants for Radboudumc researchers17 February 2020
Benoit Besson, Annemarie Boleij, Jonne Doorduin, Jorik Nonnekes and Sara Roig Merino have each received an ZonMw ‘Off Road’ grant of €100,000. The grants are intended for biomedical health researchers who dare to go off the beaten track in their search for new insights and unexpected breakthroughs.Read more
Dutch Kidney Foundation PhD grant for Johan van der Vlag and Tom Nijenhuis14 February 2020
Johan van der Vlag and Tom Nijenhuis, theme Renal disorders, received this grant for their joint research project “Targeting a novel paracrine signaling pathway between glomerular endothelium and podocytes to treat glomerular injury”.Read more
KNAW Early Career Award for Geert Litjens13 February 2020
Twelve young researchers received the Early Career Award from KNAW on 4 february. One of them is RIHS researcher Geert Litjens. The Award is aimed at researchers in the Netherlands at the start of their career who are capable of developing innovative and original research ideas.Read more
SPL Medical starts clinical trial with contrast agent ferrotran11 February 2020
SPL Medical is starting an international registration study for its contrast agent Ferrotran. The study is being conducted in ten hospitals in Germany, Switzerland and the Netherlands. RIHS researcher Jelle Barentsz discovered the value of this drug in patients with lymph node metastases.Read more