Johan van der Vlag (Dept. of Nephrology) and Roland Brock (Dept. of Biochemistry) received a € 100,000 innovation grant from the Dutch Kidney Foundation.
The project "Targeted delivery of antisense oligonucleotides to treat the inflamed glomerular endothelium" builds on the observation that a peptide, derived from the human lactoferrin protein, which was discovered earlier by the group of Roland Brock, shows strong targeting to glomerular endothelial cells.
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