Regenerative Medicine Utrecht

Cardiovascular Tissue Regeneration

We focus on advanced heart failure and associated complications, including kidney disease and failing blood vessels.

Cilium and kidney disease

My inspiration grows from understanding how a gene works. Read about the reserach in Rachel Giles’group. Cilia are hair-like organelles present on almost every cell type in our bodies. They…

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Chronic kidney disease

Tackling chronic kidney disease. Read about the research in Marianne Verhaar’s group. Chronic kidney disease is a major burden for patients. In the department of Nephrology and Hypertension, we see…

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microRNAs and heart disease

What signaling mechanisms are important in heart disease? Read about the research from Eva van Rooij’s group.   A major challenge in the field of cardiovascular biology is to decipher…

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Heart failure

Heart failure is a clinical problem with high societal relevance. Research in the group of Professor Pieter Doevendans at the UMC Utrecht tries to use stem cells to optimize the treatment…

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