Martijn Stuiver appointed as lector at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
NKI employee Martijn Stuiver, physiotherapist in our clinic and
researcher in the field of supportive care and revalidation after
cancer, has been appointed as lector at the Amsterdam University of
Applied Sciences. He will hold this position for one day a week in
the next five years. He will also continue with his work in the
Netherlands Cancer Institute.
NKI researchers identify protein that is essential for infection by picornaviruses
Jacqueline Staring, a member of the laboratory of Thijn
Brummelkamp, has discovered that once picornaviruses are attached
to the cell a single human host cell protein assists their further
entry. This offers promise for future antiviral therapies. The
discovery was published in Nature on January 11.