Category: Grant & Award News

ERC Synergy Grant Akhmanova and Dogterom

Anna Akhmanova and Marileen Dogterom aim to understand the basic principles of internal cell organization. This knowledge will eventually make it possible to control essential cellular processes such as cell movement and division. “If you want to manipulate cells, for … Read more

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ERC Consolidator Grant for Casper Hoogenraad

The research group of Hoogenraad has recently developed new imaging tools to visualize and manipulate the cytoskeleton and transport components in living neurons. With the ERC grant they will focus on the changes that occur within the microtubule cytoskeleton during … Read more

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ERC Starting Grant for Lukas Kapitein

Lukas Kapitein received a prestigious Starting Grant from the European Research Council. This 1.5 M€ grant is intended for excellent researchers with innovative proposals.

The grant will allow Lukas Kapitein to expand the research of his lab on polarized transport … Read more

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Dr. Myrrhe van Spronsen wins the 2013 Dutch Neurofederation PhD thesis prize


The Dutch Neurofederation is proud to announce that the winner of this year’s prize is Dr. Myrrhe van Spronsen (Utrecht University), with her thesis ‘ Motors and adaptors: transport regulation within neurons ‘ (promotor prof dr C Hoogenraad). Myrrhe … Read more

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