Two award-winning REPROGRAM Researchers at the Lp(a) Satellite Meeting 2016

AMC Researchers Siroon Bekkering and Simone Verweij both awarded Best Presentor at the Lipoprotein(a) Satellite Meeting (From Bench to Bedside) in Innsbruck (2016).

The AMC department of Vascular Medicine (Erik Stroes) is imbedded in the department of Internal Medicine, and has a strong focus on translational research aimed at pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of atherosclerotic diseases. The department has a long lasting reputation on implementation of innovative therapies in humans (gene therapy, antisense, small molecules), surrogate marker studies for cardiovascular disease (ultrasound, MRI), and pivotal randomised clinical trials (RCTs) in the field of atherosclerosis.

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement N°667837.