IgA – The art of balancing between host protection and auto-immunity

Annelot Breedveld Thesis defense: 1-7-2021 Promotores: prof. dr. M. van Egmond, prof. dr. R. Mebius

Glioblastoma immunotherapy. Catching an elusive tumour

Sophie Dusoswa Thesis defense: 29-6-2021 Promotor: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotor: dr. J.J. Garcia Vallejo Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Dancing with dendritic cells: Targeting human skin dendritic cells for anti-tumor immunity

Sanne Duinkerken Thesis defense: 21-1-2021 Promotor: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotores: prof. dr. T.D. de Gruijl, dr. J.J. Garcia Vallejo Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Aberrant cancer glycosylation: a potent regulator of tumor growth and anti-tumor immunity

Thanos Blanas Thesis defense: 12-1-2021 Promotor: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotor: dr. S.J. van Vliet Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Passing a strong message: the IgA Fc receptor in health and disease

Marieke Heineke Thesis defense: 3-12-2020 Promotor: prof. dr. M. van Egmond. Copromotor: dr. J.E. Bakema Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

The Sweet Key to unlocking full dendritic cell potential

Eveline Li Thesis defense: 6-10-2020 Promotor: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotor: dr. S.J. van Vliet Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Retinoic Acid in Immune Homeostasis

Martje Erkelens Thesis defense: 23-9-2020 Promotor: prof. dr. R. Mebius. Copromotor: prof. dr. M. van Egmond Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Antigen delivery to dendritic cells: the route to induce anti-tumor T cell immunity

Sophie Horrevorts Thesis defense: 12-6-2020 Promotor: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotores: prof. dr. A.A. van de Loosdrecht, dr. S.J. van Vliet Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Orchestrating the immune system to initiate adaptive anti-tumor immunity

Sjoerd Schetters Thesis defense: 15-5-2020 Promotor: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotores: dr. J.M.M. den Haan, dr. J. Van den Bossche Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

The keloid disorder. Histopathology and in vitro reconstruction

Grace Limandjaja Thesis defense: 12-3-2020 Promotor: prof. dr. S. Gibbs. Copromotores: dr. F.B. Niessen, prof. dr. R.J. Scheper Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

The multifaceted role(s) of astrocytes in the pathology of multiple sclerosis

Alwin Kamermans Thesis defense: 5-3-2020 Promotor: prof. dr. H.E. de Vries. Copromotores: prof. dr. J. van Horssen, dr. M. Rijnsburger Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Vascular Involvement in Alzheimer’s Disease from bench to bedside

Ananya Chakraborty Thesis defense: 7-2-2020 Promotores: prof. dr. H.E. de Vries. prof. dr. W.M. van der Flier. Copromotor: R.D. Fontijn Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Linking the sphingolipid profile and neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s disease

Nienke de Wit Thesis defense: 7-2-2020 Promotores: prof. dr. H.E. de Vries. prof. dr. W.M. van der Flier. Copromotor: R.D. Fontijn Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Interplay of CD169+ Macrophages and DCs: a game of give and take to induce anti-tumor T cell immunity

Dieke van Dinther Thesis defense: 27-6-2019 Promotor: prof. dr.Y. van Kooyk. copromotor: dr. J.M.M. den Haan Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Biocompatibility and pharmalogical targeting. Possibilities for improving periotoneal dialysis

Karima Farhat Thesis defense: 24-1-2018 Promotor: prof. dr. Sue Gibbs. Copromotores: dr. C.J. Kleverlaan, dr. A.D. Bakker Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Understanding endothelial cell behavior for regenerative medicine strategies

Hanneke Monsuur Thesis defense: 14-2-2018 Promotor: prof. dr. Sue Gibbs. Copromotores: dr. L.J. van den Broek, dr. P. Koolwijk Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Oral wound healing and innate oral immune response studied in vitro

Jeroen Buskermolen Thesis defense: 24-1-2018 Promotor: prof. dr. Sue Gibbs. Copromotores: dr. C.J. Kleverlaan, dr. A.D. Bakker Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

FcαRI as therapeutic target to reduce IgA-induced neutrophil activation

Esil Aleyd Thesis defense: 2-7-2017 Promotores: prof. dr. M. van Egmond. Copromotor:: dr. J.E. Bakema Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Cutaneous and oral wound closure in vitro; role of salivary peptides and cytokines

Mireille Boink Thesis defense: 22-5-2017 Promotor: prof. dr. S. Gibbs, prof. dr. E.C.I. Veerman. Copromotor: dr. J.G.M. Bolscher Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Innate Lymphoid Cells in Human Peripheral Blood and Secondary Lymphoid Organs

Yotam Bar-Ephraïm Thesis defense: 7-3-2017 Promotores: prof. dr. R. Mebius. Copromotor:: dr. R. Reijmers Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Manipulating macrophages: increasing the effectiveness in anti-cancer therapy

Rens Braster Thesis defense: 2-2-2017 Promotores: prof. dr. M. van Egmond, prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen. Copromotor:: dr. G. Vidarsson Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Anti-inflammatory interventions and biomarker identification in Peritoneal Dialysis

Evelina Ferrantelli Thesis defense: 6-10-2016 Promotores: prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen, prof. dr. PM. ter Wee. Copromotores: dr. M.G. Vervloet, dr. F.J. van Ittersum Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Reactive oxygen species in multiple sclerosis pathology

Jamie L. Lim Thesis defense: 8-9-2016 Promotores: prof. dr. H.E. de Vries, prof. dr. J. van Horssen Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Inflammation at the blood-brain barrier. Implications for T cell migration into the brain in multiple sclerosis

Melissa A. Lopes Pinheiro Thesis defense: 14-4-2016 Promotor: prof. dr. H.E. de Vries. Copromotor: dr. W.W.J. Unger Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in scarless wound healing in the fetal skin

Mariëlle Walraven Thesis defense: 17-3-2016 Promotores: prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen, prof. dr. M. van Egmond. Copromotor: dr. M.M.W. Ulrich Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Role of Inflammation in Development of Atherosclerosis

Katka Szilagyi Thesis defense: 26-2-2016 Promotores: prof. dr. G. Kraal., prof. dr. M. de Winther. Copromotor: dr. T.K. van den Berg Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Ischemic heart disease: From perfusion deficits after microvascular injury to perfusion restoration by arteriogenesis

Paul Teunissen Thesis defense: 16-12-2015 Promotor/copromotor: prof. dr. N. van Royen, prof. dr. A.J.G. Horrevoets, dr. P. Knaapen, M.P.J. de Winther

Normal versus hypertrophic wound healing: Does early inflammation determine final outcome?

Liselotte Butzelaar Thesis defense: 4-12-2015 Promotor/copromotores: prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen, dr. F.B. Niessen, dr. M.M.W. Ulrich, A.B. Mink van der Molen

Immune modulation of bone marrow-derived cells in Ischemic Heart Disease

Cansu Yildirim Thesis defense: 4-11-2015 Promotor/copromotor: prof. dr. A.J.G. Horrevoets, dr. C.T.M. van der Pouw Kraan

Protection of the peritoneal membrane by active vitamin D in peritoneal dialysis

Andrea Stavenuiter Thesis defense: 8-10-2015 Promotor/copromotores: prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen, prof. dr. P.M. ter Wee, dr. M.G. Vervloet

Human skin dendritic cells as target for anti-tumor vaccination

Cynthia Fehres Thesis defense: 2-7-2015 Promotores: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotor: dr. J.J. Garcia Vallejo

Astrocytes in multiple sclerosis associated neurodegeneration: a star is born

Philip Nijland Thesis defense: 2-4-2015 Promotor/copromotores: prof. dr. P. van der Valk, prof .dr. H.E. de Vries, dr. J. van Horssen

The Sweet and Sorrow of Pancreatic cancer: Galectin-4 and glycosylation in pancreatic cancer

Ana da Silva Aresta Belo van Wijk Thesis defense: 2-4-2015 Promotores: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotor: dr. I.M. van Die

Development of a human tissue engineered hypertrophic scar model

Lenie van den Broek Thesis defense: 12-3-2015 Promotores: prof. dr. S. Gibbs, prof. dr. R. Scheper. Copromotor: prof. dr. F.B. Niessen

Macrophage/Microglia Plasticity in Multiple Sclerosis

Daphne Vogel Thesis defense: 20-2-2015 Promotores: prof. dr. C.D. Dijkstra, prof. dr. S. Amor

Environmental control of the mucosal immune system

Gera Goverse Thesis defense: 5-2-2015 Promotores: prof. dr. G. Kraal, prof. dr. R. Mebius Thesis defense: 1-7-2021

Effects of sialic acids in immunity

Maurizio Perdicchio Thesis defense: 21-1-2015 Promotor: prof. dr. Y. van Kooyk. Copromotor: dr. W.W.J. Unger

Mechanisms of helminth-induced immune modulation: New avenues in the treatment of inflammatory disorders?

Noortje Klaver Thesis defense: 9-1-2015 Promotores: Promotor: prof. dr. G. Kraal. Copromotores: dr. I.M. van Die, dr. G. Bouma

Dermal and oral wound healing: Similarities and distinctions

Judith Glim Thesis defense: 22-10-2014 Promotores: prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen, prof. dr. V. Everts

The Type I Inferon System in Autoimmune Disease

Saskia Vosslamber Thesis defense: 26-5-2014 (Co)Promotores: prof. dr. C.L. Verweij, dr. C.T.M. van der Pouw Kraan, dr. A.E. Voskuyl, dr. D.M. Pegtel

Dendritic cells and macrophages in the spleen; Development, function and collaboration

Marieke Beijer Thesis defense: 4-3-2014 (Co)Promotores: prof. dr. G. Kraal, dr. J.M.M. den Haan

Immunoglobulin a-induced neutrophil migration – How the IgA receptor FcaRI can aggravate tissue damage

Lydia van der Steen Thesis defense: 6-2-2014 (Co)Promotores: prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen, dr. M. van Egmond, dr. J. Bakema

C-type lectins and their role in the immune system

Karien Bloem Thesis defense: 26-11-2013 Promotor: prof.dr. Y. van Kooyk, prof.dr. J. Garssen

FcaRI and neutrophils: Caught in the act – The role of IgA in mucosal immunity

Miel van Hout Thesis defense: 8-11-2013 Promotor: prof. dr. R.H.J. Beelen

Breaking barriers; blood brain barrier alteration in capillary cerebral amyloid angiopathy and Alzheimer’s disease

Anna Carrano Thesis defense: 8-11-2013  (Co-)Promotores: prof. dr. A.J.M. Rozemuller-Kwakkel, prof. dr. H.E. de Vries, dr. J.J.M. Hoozemans, dr. J. van Horssen

Microbial control of the mucosal barrier function

Ida Hiemstra Thesis defense: 25-10-2013 Promotor: prof. G. Kraal

Lymphoid tissue: from ontogeny to function

Antonio Baptista Thesis defense: 19-9-2013 Promotor: prof. dr. R. Mebius

Harmony of citizens is the wall of cities

Ruben van Doorn Thesis defense: 16-9-2013 Promotores: prof. dr. H.E. de Vries, prof. dr. C.D. Dijkstra

Regulation of the blood-brain barrier in health and disease

Mark Mizee Thesis defense: 13-9-2013 Promotores: prof. dr. H.E. de Vries, prof. dr. C.D. Dijkstra

Monocytes in ischemic heart disease

Anja van der Laan Thesis defense: 5-7-2013 Promotores: prof. dr. J.J. Piek, prof. dr. A.J.G. Horrevoets