Prof. dr. Mihai Netea, full partner in REPROGRAM, was awarded the Spinoza Prize 2016, the highest award in Dutch science. Every year, the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) awards the Spinoza Prize. The winners were announced by NWO chairman Jos Engelen on Friday 10 June. The NWO Spinoza Prize is both an award and
Prof. Matthias Nahrendorf (Harvard Medical School), a key-partner within the REPROGRAM in collaboration with Prof. Filip K. Swirski published a scientific article in the European Heart Journal (Impact factor 15.2) on a topic highly related to REPROGRAM. You will find his article here .
On February 1 2016, the project members of REPROGRAM gathered at Schiphol Amsterdam airport for the official Kick-off meeting. After an inspiring introduction by the Prof. Dr. Erik Stroes (Project Coordinator) a crash course in Epigenetic Reprogramming was provided by Siroon Bekkering (Postdoctoral Researcher, AMC). With this encouraging launch in our minds, presentations per work