FederaLogoAt Friday June 16th 2017 the FederaDag will be held at NWO, The Hague.

'Too valuable to waste: Experiments on Humans and Animals'. 

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On April 5th Bram Piersma from the group of Prof. Bank defended his thesis entitled 'Biochemical and biomechanical regulation of the myofibroblast phenotype' with focus on Hippo and TGF-beta signaling.


The extracellular matrix (ECM) is a dynamic collection of proteins and carbohydrates, which are constantly synthesized, modified, and degraded by cells. In chronic disorders such as fibrosis, ECM synthesis and degradation are out of balance, and myofibroblasts alter the composition and cross-linking of the matrix. 

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Time for the first Matrix Matters 2017!


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