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University Medical Center Groningen

Recent Theses

Year Title Promotor Co-promotor
2020 Yana Geng Lipotoxicity in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: mechanisms and prevention in experimental models

Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage, Prof dr. K.N. Faber

Dr. J. Blokzijl

Natalia Smith Cortínez Novel molecular targets in hepatic stellate cells for the treatment of liver fibrosis Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage
Yingying Cui Epithelial and subeoithelial players in chronic intestinal disease Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, prof. dr. G.Dijkstra

Danial Afsharzadeh Decoding therapeutic roles of adipose tissue-derived stromal cells and their extracellular vesicles in liver disease Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. M.C. Harmsen, Prof. A. Canbay

2019

Arnau Vich Vila Understanding the gut ecosystem: bugs, drugs & diseases Prof. dr. R. Weersma, Prof. dr. A.P. Zhernakova

Tobias van Haaften Biomarkers, Models and Mechanisms of Intestinal Fibrosis Prof. dr. P Olinga, Prof. dr. G. Dijkstra Dr. M. Boersema
Ali Saeed Disturbed vitamin A metabolism in chronic liver disease and relevance for therapy Prof. dr. K.N. Faber Dr. J. Blokzijl
Julius von Martels Towards novel biomarkers and rational nutritional interventions in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Prof. dr. G. Dijkstra, Prof. dr. P. de Vos, Prof. K.N. Faber Dr. ir. H.J.M. Harmsen
Floris Imhann The gut microbiome in intestinal diseases and the infrastructure to investigate it Prof. dr. R.K. Weersma, Prof. dr. C. Wijmenga
2018 Lieke Spekhorst Clinical and genetic factors associated with disease couse in inflammatory bowel disease Prof. dr. R.K. Weersma, Prof. dr. G. Dijkstra Dr. E.A.M. Festen
Wilson Alfredo Rios Ocampo Cellular stress response during hepatitis C virus infection: a balancing act between viral persistence and host cell survival Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage, Prof. dr. C.A.H.H. Daemen, Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. M.C. Navas -
Marijn Visschedijk Inflammatory Bowel Disease Prof. dr. R.K. Weersma, Prof. dr. C. Wijmenga Dr. C.C. van Diemen, Dr. E.A.M. Festen
2016 Xueting Bai Therapeutic effects of the traditional medicinal plant Ipomoea stolonifera for the treatment of liver diseases Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage, Prof. dr. G. Shi -
2015 Mehdi Sadaghian Sadabad Interaction between the gut and its microbiota in inflammatory bowel disease Prof. dr. G. Dijkstra, Prof. dr. K.N. Faber Dr. ir. H.J.M. Harmsen
2014 Anouk Regeling Gene-environment interactions in inflammatory bowel disease Prof dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. G. Dijkstra -
Marjolein H. Tiebosch Antioxidant adaptations inliver fibrogenesis Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage, Prof. dr. K.N. Faber -
2013 Martijn O. Hoeke The role of vitamin A in bile acid synthesis transport and the relevance for cholestatic liver disease Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage
Krzysztof P. Rembacz The functional relationship between peroxisomes, bile acids and lipid rafts in the liver Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage
2012 Golnar Kariman Signal Transduction Pathways in Hepatocyte Cell Death: New Targets for therapy Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage, Prof dr. K.N. Faber
2011 Frans van der Heide Studies on smoking in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and liver transplant reciepients Prof. dr. J.H. Kleibeuker, Prof. dr. K.N. Faber Dr. G. Dijkstra, Dr. E.B. Haagsma
Noortje Festen Shared genetic background of inflammatory diseases of the bowel Prof. dr. C. Wijmenga, Prof. dr. J.H. Kleibeuker Dr. R.K.Weersma
Axel van Steenpaal Function and regulation of the multidrug resistance-associated protein 1 during inflammatory bowel disease and liver regeneration Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage Dr. G. Dijkstra
2010 Lu Zhou Inflammatory Bowel Diseases from Genetics to Immunology Prof. dr. K.N. Faber, Prof. dr. M.P. Peppelenbosch Dr. G. Dijkstra, Dr. R.K.Weersma
2009 Jannes Woudenberg Novel aspects of peroxisome composition and function in the liver Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage Dr. K.N. Faber
2008 Sandra Dunning Resistance of activated stellate cells to cell death in liver fibrosis: mechanisms and targets for intervention Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage Dr. K.N. Faber
Antonella Pellicoro Hepatic peroxisome function in health and disease Prof.dr. P.L.M. Jansen, Dr. K.N. Faber
Hans Blokzijl Functional regulation of transport proteins in gastrointestinal and liver disease Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen, Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage Dr. K.N.Faber, Dr. G. Dijkstra
Titia Vrenken Mechanisms and prevention of hepatocyte cell death Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage
2007 Rinse Weersma Genetic susceptibility for inflammatory bowel diseases.
Robert Verdonk Complications after liver transplantation: A focus on bowel and bile ducts. Prof. dr. J.H. Kleibeuker Dr. E.B. Haagsma, Dr. G. Dijkstra, Dr. R.J. Porte
2006 Laura Conde de la Rosa Mechanisms of oxidative stress-induced cell death in hepatocytes: Targets for protective intervention Prof. dr. A.J. Moshage, Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen
M. Jalving Apoptosis pathways in (pre)maligant gastrointestinal tumours: potentials for intervention
Fleur E.M. Rijcken Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer. Studies on tumor development and preventive stratagies.
Liekele E. Oostenbrug Low penetrance susceptibility genes in inflammatory bowel disease Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen, Prof. dr. J.H. Kleibeuker Dr. ir. G.J. te Meerman, Dr. H.M. van Dullemen
Jan Jacob Koornstra Apoptosis and colorectal cancer. Studies on pathogenesis and potential therapeutic targets
2005 Jacqueline Plass Function and regulation of the human bile salt export pump Prof.dr. P.L.M. Jansen Dr. K.N.Faber
Mirjam de Jong Identification of genes other than the high-penetrance genes involved in colorectal and/or breast cancer susceptibility
2004 Janneke van der Woude Apoptosis in (pre) malignant lesions in the gastro-intestinal tract Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen, Prof. dr. J.H. Kleibeuker Dr. A.J. Moshage
Marieke Schoemaker Apoptotic cell death as a target for the treatment of acute and chronic liver injury Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen, Prof. dr. H.J. Haisma Dr. A.J. Moshage, Dr. K. Poelstra
Gerard Dijkstra Inducible nitric oxide synthase in intestinal inflammation Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen Dr. A.J. Moshage, Dr. H van Goor
2003 Maran Berends Towards optimal identification of carriers of germline mutations involved in mismatch repair
Laurens van der Waaij The interaction between the mucosal system and the commensal microflora of the colon
2002 Leo Meerman The power of purple, protoporphyrins in the liver
Jenny Ros Expression and regulation of ABC transporter genes during liver regeneration Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen, Prof. dr. M. Müller
2000 Johan Renes (Patho)physiological function of the multidrug resistance protein MRP1 Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen, Prof. dr.E.G.E. de Vries Dr. M. Müller
Guido Hooiveld P-glycoproteins and hepatiobiliary secretion, studies on cloning, function, and expression Prof. dr. D.K.F. Meijer, Prof. dr. P.L.M. Jansen Dr. M. Müller
1999 Thera Vos Regulation of the hepatic expression of iNOS and ABC-transporters
1995 Reint Huizenga Ammonia in human fluids methodology and clinical applications
Ids Klompmaker Clinical Aspects of immunosuppression in liver transplantation

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