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Staff members with discipline Endocrinology & Metabolism

Academia develops at the interface of different fields. This is one reason why the University of Groningen is home to a wide range of fields, each with a great number of subject specialists. The overview below, which is based on a standard categorization of fields, will help you find the right expert for each field. If you cannot find the expert you are looking for in this list, try searching via a related field or faculty; you may find him or her there.

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-Intergrative Neurobiology of Energy Balance (professoral chair)
-Behavioral energetics
-Obesity and co-morbidities
-Functional foods
prof. dr. G. (Gertjan) van Dijk
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Biomarkers
Metabolic Syndrome 
Diabetes 
Diabetic Nephropathy
Epidemiology 
Lipidology
Behavioural Biology, behavioural development and steroid hormnones, animal personalities, behavioural lateralization 
prof. dr. A.G.G. (Ton) Groothuis
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PhD candidate
Obesity, aging and associated diseases (insulin resistance, type 2 Diabetes, Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, diabetic cardiomyopathy) with specific emphasis on the role of fatty acid metabolism and metabolic inflammation in mice.
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Assistant Professor
dr. S. (Schelto) Kruijff
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Surgical oncologist
Islet biology
dr. J.K. (Janine) Kruit
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Assistant professor
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Associate Professor and Principal Investigator
Areas of Interest and expertise include diabetes, nephrology, clinical pharmacology
prof. dr. H.J. (Hiddo) Lambers Heerspink
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Clinical Pharmacologist
cardiovascular, renal and respiratory physiology
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Medical Physiologist
in vivo metabolism, stable isotopes, metabolomics
prof. dr. D.J. (Dirk-Jan) Reijngoud
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Professor of Inborn Variation of Metabolism, emeritus
Research fields: neural regulation of the energy balance, Type 2 Diabetes, obesity and Anorexia Nervosa
prof. dr. A.J.W. (Anton) Scheurink
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Professor in Neuroendocrinology
Obesity; Type 2 Diabetes; Genetic epidemiology; Human Genetics; Epigenetics; Gene x Environment interactions, Endocrine Disruptors 
Biocompatibility, biomaterials, immunology, Diabetes, alginates, pectin, inulin type fructan, immunoisolation, microencapsulation, pancreatic islets, epithelial cells, immunology, immunomodulation, targetting of cells and food components, dietary fibers
prof. dr. P. (Paul) de Vos
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Full Professor Immunoendocrinology
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General Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolic diseases
prof. dr. B.H.R. (Bruce) Wolffenbuttel
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Professor of Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Clinical Pharmacology, Albuminuria, Renal function, Clinical Trials
prof. dr. D. (Dick) de Zeeuw
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Professor; Director GUIDE; Depart of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology
T. (Tim) van Zutphen, PhD
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Program manager Health & Food, Assistant professor
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