Anniversary UK-NL Chaperone Club meeting and poster prize for Marcel!

16 and 17 December the annual Chaperone Club meeting was held in Manchester, UK. It was a combined meeting of the Dutch and British clubs and an anniversary for both (20th for the Dutch, 30th for the British). It was a great anniversary meeting with high-quality presentations from students and post docs and three exceptional … Read more Anniversary UK-NL Chaperone Club meeting and poster prize for Marcel!

Grant for Alzheimer’s disease thanks to patient’s funds

From the UU website Cellular protein scientist Stefan Rüdiger has been granted funding by Alzheimer Nederland. He will receive € 200,000 for research on the aggregation of the Tau protein, a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease. He aims to develop a chaperone-mimetic removal strategy for Tau aggregation. The hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease is the death of neurons … Read more Grant for Alzheimer’s disease thanks to patient’s funds

Culinair Creatief Muco & Friends 2019

Op de avond van 16 november was het weer zover, het 2e goede doelen diner/kookworkshop van Muco & Friends, Culinair creatieF. Tijdens het bereiden van het viergangen-menu werd er verteld over het onderzoek aan CF dat dankzij de sponsoring van Muco & Friends gedaan kan worden. Bij CPC wordt onderzocht hoe helper-eiwitten (chaperones)  kunnen helpen … Read more Culinair Creatief Muco & Friends 2019