|Grants, awards & people
Martin Klein received the ‘Award for Excellence of Applied Neuro-Oncology’ at the 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting and Education Day of the Society for Neuro-Oncology in San Francisco.
Floor Postema won the Klokhuis Wetenschapsprijs for her screeninginstrument for children with cancer.
Josephine Dorsman, Annette Moll and Armida Fabius received a ERA-NET TRANSCAN-grant of more than a million euros for 'New strategies to detect cancers in carriers of mutations in RB1: blood tests based on tumor-educated platelets, or exosomes.'
Dr. Omidreza Firuzi (from Iran) received a NWO Visitor Travel grant for the CCA Pharmacology Lab. The inviting senior scientists are Dr. E. Giovannetti and Prof. G.J. Peters.
Suresh Senan has been appointed Scientific Director for the lung cancer programme of the European School of Oncology.
Maria Themeli won the VIVA400-award in the category 'Knappe Koppen' ('bright sparks').