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The NGI's IOP2 project has completed

The "Innovatiegerichte Onderzoeksprogramma 2" (IOP2) ...

September 12 2011 Author: Molepi

Whole Genome sequences of 220 nonagenarians of the Leiden Longevity study have arrived

Complete Genomics has finished the Whole Genome sequencing of 220 nonagenarians of the Leiden Longevity Study (LLS) and the data have arrived in our lab.

September 12 2011 Author: Molepi

New PhD students have started!

Two new Phd Students, e.g. Wouter den Hollander and Nils Böhmer have started last June.

September 12 2011 Author: Molepi

Longevity Paper of Joris Deelen accepted by Aging Cell

The Longevity paper of PhD student Joris Deelen has been accepted by Aging Cell.

September 12 2011 Author: Eka Suchiman

Molepi involved in 2 funded Rainbow Projects by BBMRI-NL

BBMRI-NL has awarded funding to two Rainbow projects.

The third Rainbow project to receive funding is ‘A nation-wide functional genomics infrastructure enabling mechanistic insights into complex disease phenotypes'. It is set up by four researchers: Dr. Bas Heijmans (LUMC), Dr. Lude Franke (UMCG), Dr. Aaron Isaacs (Erasmus MC), and Dr. Rick Jansen (VU). They stand to receive € 2 million.

Rainbow project 4 is called 'Infrastructure for the application of metabolomics technology in epidemiology', set up by Prof. Eline Slagboom (LUMC) and Prof. Dorret Boomsma (VUMC). They will receive funding for € 1.757 million.

Both projects will in all likelihood start in September and last two years.

September 11 2011 Author: Eka Suchiman

Soon then....

langleven nchaNew television programme on DNA at RTL 4

Next Sunday, 4 September at 11:30 hours the new six-episodes series 'Lang zullen we leven' (Let us live long) will start at RTL 4. This programme is produced by I Care Productions in collaboration with the Netherlands Genomics Initiative and five of its Genomics Centres.

August 30 2011 Author: Eka Suchiman

Molepi on Korean Television

In 2009 Korean Television visited our lab and interviewed Eline.

August 25 2011 Author: Eka Suchiman

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