14 July 2021

in June 2021 ZonMw announced which 7 consortia could start within the PSIDER program in. Radboudumc researchers were part of these 7 consortia. With a total budget of 3.5 to 4 million, the consortia will work together in a multidisciplinary setting for the next 5 to 6 years. They all will contribute to either the creation of alternatives to embryos or the development of knowledge about disease mechanisms and the treatment of serious hereditary disorders.

Our researchers receive ZonMw funding for PSIDER program are:

  • Michiel Vermeulen and Klaas Mulder ​from Faculty of Science of Radboud University and is part of the interfaculty research institute RIMLS.
    • Title: From pluripotent stem cells to prime editing gene therapy for inherited cardiomyopathies (link)

 

  • Nael Nadif Kasri (Radboud University)​
    • Title: BRAINMODEL: standardized, IPSC-based medicine for immediate application in monogenic neurodevelopmental disorders

Read more (Dutch)

Related news items


Dutch-Nordic Alliance for Precision Cancer Medicine launched

26 November 2021

The Nordic countries (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Finland) are together setting up national clinical precision cancer trials modelled on the very successful DRUP trial in the Netherlands.

read more

Last chance - Call for nominations Supervisor of the Year & Image award

25 November 2021

The RIMLS PhD Council has extended the deadline to 1 December to nominate supervisors and images for the supervisor of the year and image awards. Send in your nominations while you still can!

read more

The effects of dopamine levels on reward responsivity

25 November 2021

To adapt to the ever-changing context in which we live, we are constantly deciding how much effort to put into performing our behavior, or how fast to perform our actions. How do people decide how fast to act and how does the brain compute this? Our researchers set out to investigate this.

read more

Looking back at our successful New Frontiers Symposium on Translational Glycoscience

24 November 2021

The impact of Glycoscience for future personalized medicine

read more

RIMLS PhD retreat - review organized during New Frontiers 2021

23 November 2021

This year's RIMLS PhD retreat 2021 was an online event, combined with the New Frontiers symposium. Organized by and for RIMLS PhD candidates, the retreat was again received with great enthusiasm of the attendees.

read more