25 May 2021

On Wednesday 2 June, Lisanne Gommers, theme Renal disorders, will have her PhD defense entitled "Digesting the role of the gut microbiome in proton pump inhibitor (PPI)-induced hypomagnesemia.''

Her PhD research has been nominated for the James Lind Prize with thanks to her PhD team Jeroen de Baaij, Jenny van Asbeck - van der Wijst, Joost Hoenderop and René Bindels. In 2018, NPN, the trade association for nutritional supplement companies, established the James Lind Prize to focus more attention on research into the importance of vitamins, minerals or other (nutrients) substances.

You can vote here for her nomination until June 8.

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