TechTalk Diabetes

Thursday, October 12, 2017
15:15 - 17:00
Grand Café De Stal
Darwinweg 1, 2333 CR Leiden

Programme (preliminary)

  • What is causing type 1 diabetes?
    Dr. Arnaud Zaldumbide (Molecular Cell Biology , LUMC)
  • Early diagnostics for type 2 diabetes
    Dr. Jos Seegers (Co-Founder, MyMicroZoo)
  • Microbiotica and diabetes
    Dr. Erwin Zoetendal (Microbiology, Molecular ecology, Wagening University & Research)
  • Plants that may help combat metabolic diseases
    Dr. Anna-Pavlina Haramis (Institute of Biology, Leiden University)
  • Lifestyle interventions and diabetes
    Dr. Ir. Ben van Ommen (TNO)
  • Towards a future without diabetes
    Dr. Rens Vandeberg (Diabetes Fonds)
  • Zebrafish model for discovery of new therapies for diabetes
    Prof.dr. Herman Spaink (Institute of Biology, Leiden University)
  • Network opportunity & Drinks


Thursday, October 12, 15.15 - 17.00 hrs.
You are welcome to walk-in from 15.15 hrs, the program starts at 15.30 hrs.


De Stal, Darwinweg 1, 2333 CR Leiden

For whom

The R&D community of Leiden Bio Science Park and others interested.
TechTalks are aimed at bringing the research community together across Leiden Bio Science Park, whether based in business or in academia, and others who are interested.

Organized by

Luris, Leiden Bio Science Park, Boerhaave Nascholing and Centrum Bioscience en Diagnostiek

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