Linda Smit

(Principal Investigator)


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Research interests

Curriculum Vitae

1991-1992: Research fellow at Harvard University, Boston, U.S.A. Department of Biochemistry, Boston at the laboratory of Prof. Dr. J. Strominger (Supervision Prof. E.A. Macintyre)

1992:  Master Medical Biology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

1993-1998Doctorate: PhD at the Netherlands Cancer Institute, Department of Immunology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands at the laboratory of Prof. Dr. J. Borst.Thesis defense at 01-09-1998 at Utrecht University (Promoter: Prof. R. Bernards).

1998-1999Post-doctoral research fellow the Netherlands Cancer Institute (Prof. Dr. J. Borst)

1999-2005Post-doctoral research fellow at the laboratory of Prof. Dr. H. Clevers, Hubrecht Institute, Laboratory of developmental biology and stem cell research, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

2005-2008Post-doctoral research fellow at the laboratory of Prof. Dr. R. Bernards, Department of carcinogenesis, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

May 2008-May 2008 till present: Principle Investigator, Assistant Professor and head of the molecular diagnostic team at the department of Hematology, Head Prof. Dr. S. Zweegman. Vice-Head: Prof. Dr. G.J. Ossenkoppele. VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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