Carlos Urzua joins the group

Carlos is a medical doctor from Mexico with good bioinformatical skills. So I’m very happy that Carlos with his rare combination of skills is joining our group. Carlos previously was a topmaster student in the Medical Pharmaceutical Drug Innovation (MPDI) topmaster at the University of Groningen / University Medical Center Groningen and worked in my…

Vincent Leeuwenburgh will join the group in 2017

I’m happy to announce that Vincent Leeuwenburgh will join my group in 2017. Vincent applied in May 2017 for one of the Young Academy Interdisciplinary PhD positions and was selected based on an excellent research proposal written by him. I will jointly supervise this project with Marthe Walvoort (assistant professor at the Faculty of Science…

New master student Carlos G. Urzua Traslavina

As of first of November, Carlos G. Urzua Traslavina joined the group for a 6 month project. Carlos is a topmaster student in the Medical Pharmaceutical Drug Innovation (MPDI) topmaster. He will be working on the subject: Classifying primary unknowns with gene expression profiles and neural networks. Very happy with that a MD is excited…

Arkajyoti Bhattacharya started within my group

Arkajyoti Bhattacharya is starting as a PhD-student in my group. He is a trained statistician from the Indian Statistical Institute and will be working on the project ‘Mining big data to improve biologically personalized therapeutics for cancer patients’.

Rico Bense joins research group

I’m proud to announce that Rico Bense will join my research group. He has been granted a joint MD/PhD program by the Junior Scientific Masterclass (University Medical Center Groningen). His research proposal is titled: Identifying therapeutic targets and modulators of therapy efficacy in breast cancer subgroups. I’m looking forward to work with him the coming…