Persoonlijk profiel


Senior research technician, for 29 years, with an interesting and enjoyable background of research. Microbiology and Molecular biology at all aspects have been my favorite part of interest. Self- development and deepening into my interest keep me highly motivated being a research technician.
I have been working with many different types of cells, bacteria, fungi, Also with human heart, lung, kidney to mice, rat -brain areas. From RNA extractions from rat brain areas , human heart, bacteria, fungi, drosophila , ants , bees and viruses (co-infections).  Western blots (protein pumps symbionts), Fluorescent Microscopy, Protein exclusions , Enzyme activities, Carbohydrate related work, Glucoronidations, Bioconversions, Green Gas production, Cloning of proteins and receptors. Also development of TaqMan based probes and multiplex qPCR, Fluorescent-Confocal Microscopy at seaslugs, sea anemones. I have collaborated with many researchers from the UMCG, BioMade (patent on sunfish amphiphiles), BASF, Bioclear Earth, Friesland-Campina, Bio-brug, Cambrex (patent on a cholestrol inbetween compound). Leading projects by myself or in collaboration. Involved in Teaching and student-courses. Daily supervision of students from the Hanzehogeschool (grading) and the RuG. Setting up cell culture labs (MLI level ) and a Cell culture virus related lab (MLII level). At the moment involved in: Virus Ecology & Evolution, Neurobiology and Marine biology (Ecology & Evolution /Ecophysiology).

Samenwerkingen en hoofdonderzoeksgebieden uit de afgelopen vijf jaar

Recente externe samenwerking op landen-/regioniveau. Duik in de details door op de stippen te klikken of