Bijvoet Center News

Below is the latest news about the Bijvoet Center in English. A full overview of news about our center can be found on the Utrecht University website, in English and in Dutch. An overview of upcoming events can be found here.

12 December 2018, 7:49 am
The 3D-buildup has been identified of the enzyme that protects us against nerve gas, drugs and obesity. It will finally make production in the lab possible.
5 November 2018, 4:00 pm
A new, fast, and easy way to see whether changes to the recipe or shape of a catalyst have positive or negative effects
8 October 2018, 9:00 am
Shutting down this protein complex makes it impossible for the outer membrane to maintain itself, causing the bacteria to die.
27 September 2018, 9:00 am
An advanced new NMR Research method means a breakthrough for research into a promising class of alternative antibiotics
18 September 2018, 2:11 pm
Professor Coon is one of the most prominent researchers in Proteomics worldwide.
3 September 2018, 12:45 pm
Both Albert Heck and Wim Goettsch will lead a large European research project, Alexandre Bonvin and Aletta Kraneveld both are partner in a project
3 September 2018, 9:16 am
Robert de Vries was awarded an ERC Starting Grant for research into a fundamental better vaccine for a dangerous type of flu
20 August 2018, 12:16 pm
With EPO as a showcase, the researchers foresee that their method will generally enable the development and production of custom-designed biological medicines.
3 July 2018, 11:50 am
Albert Heck is to receive two international distinctions this summer for his work in biochemistry and mass spectrometry.
7 June 2018, 11:30 am
Resistant cells of a certain type of cancer defend themselves against chemotherapy by changing the way they use their nutrients.
3 May 2018, 4:00 pm
Research of Tania Morán Luengo, Stefan Rüdiger and colleagues from Heidelberg led to a breakthrough in understanding the functioning of the Hsp70-Hsp90 cascade
3 May 2018, 2:48 pm
The manner in which some viruses inject their DNA into bacteria or other types of cells, appears to be much simpler than scientists had previously thought
19 April 2018, 9:32 am
Anastassis Perrakis has been appointed Professor of Macromolecular Structures at the Faculty of Science’s Department of Chemistry.
12 April 2018, 11:59 am
The Faculty of Science is involved in four projects from the NWO National Roadmap Large-Scale Scientific Infrastructure.
12 April 2018, 8:21 am
NWO announced how it will distribute €138 million to top research facilities in the Netherlands whose work transcends national boundaries.
11 April 2018, 2:36 pm
PhD candidates Deniz Ugurlar and Tania Morán Luengo have been selected as this years' Bijvoet Center PhD Students of the Year.
28 March 2018, 8:56 am
Hugo van Ingen en collega's ontwikkelden een breed inzetbare methode die op atomair niveau inzicht geeft in de binding van eiwitten aan chromatine
28 March 2018, 6:41 am
A study of Friedrich Förster and colleagues published in Science, explains how protein transport and glycosylation are coupled mechanistically
15 February 2018, 7:10 pm
Piet Gros (UU), Thom Sharp (LUMC) and colleagues have for the first time made a picture of an important on-switch of our immune system