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Presentation given at the 2010 annual meeting of the European Society of Human Genetics: Technology reaching the clinic: an overview. A (forever) changing landscape. Subjects are: CNV detecting deletions and duplications, population screening, SNP-typing, mutation detection techniques, targeted seq ...
Introduction (from the booklet) Het ontstaan van ERGO: Gezond ouder worden, kan dat? Met die vraag ging in 1990 in de Rotterdamse wijk Ommoord het gezondheidsonderzoek ERGO van start. Door de gezondheid van de deelnemers door de jaren heen te meten, kunnen de onderzoekers risicofactoren voor zie ...
Thesis in English with a summary in English and Dutch In this thesis I describe my research on genetic determinants of cognitive function and age-related brain changes. I have used outcomes that are highly heritable as endophenotypes for my studies of Alzheimer’s disease, including cognitive f ...
Thesis in English with a summary in English and Dutch Insulin like growth factor-1 (IGF-I) is a polypeptide which most important function is mediating physiological growth. It is also involved in fat, carbohydrate and protein metabolism and influences cell proliferation, differentiation and surv ...
Thesis in English with a summary in English, Dutch and Italian. Gastric cancer is the fourth most common cancer and the second most frequent cause of cancer deaths, accounting for 10.4% of cancer worldwide. High incidence regions include various countries in Asia and Europe including Japan, China ...
Thesis in English with a summary in English and Dutch Obesity and osteoporosis are common and complex diseases resulting from the interplay between genetic factors and environment with increasing prevalence worldwide. The incidence of both conditions increases with age but obesity appears to pro ...
Thesis in English with a summary in English and Dutch Cardiovascular disease, despite decades of research, remains the leading cause of mortality in much of the world. Circulating (serum and plasma) lipid levels are important determinants of cardiovascular disease risk. Total cholesterol, low-densi ...
NIHES RESEARCH MASTER PROGRAMME - Master of Science in Health Sciences & Doctor of Science programmes
Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences - Research Training in Medicine and the Health Sciences: Study Guide 2005-2006 Research Masters’ programmes
Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences - Research Training in Medicine and the Health Sciences: Study Guide 2007-2008 Master of Science programmes
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