The emerging role of FHL2 in metabolism

Research output: PhD ThesisPhd-Thesis - Research and graduation internal


Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and obesity are increasingly prevalent. Both multifactorial, metabolic diseases increase the risk of developing further health complications and are associated with aging. Four and a Half LIM domains 2 (FHL2) is highly expressed in specific tissues and its expression is known to increase with age. This led us to hypothesize regarding the role of FHL2 in age-
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Amsterdam
  • de Vries, Carlie JM, Supervisor
  • Nieuwdorp, Max, Supervisor
  • Eringa, Etto C., Co-supervisor, External person
  • van Raalte, Daniël, Co-supervisor
Award date14 Jun 2023
Print ISBNs9789464831283
Publication statusPublished - 14 Jun 2023

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