Regenerative Medicine Utrecht

PhD Theses

Read about research our PhD candidates have completed for their theses. A summary will be posted soon after a candidate has defended his/her thesis.

Michiel Croes

Thesis: Modulation of the immune response in strategies for bone regeneration Promotors: prof.dr. F.C. Oner, prof dr, W.J.A. Dhert Copromotors: dr. J. Alblas, dr. M.C. Kruyt Defense date: 22 March…

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Judith de Haan

Thesis: Inflammation in adverse cardiac remodeling. Is there impact to gain?   Supervisors: Prof. Gerard Pasterkamp, Prof. Joost Sluijter, Dr. Saskia de Jager, Dr. Fatih Arslan Defense date: 22 februari…

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Frances Bach

Thesis: Mimicking developmental biology to regenerate the intervertebral disc;   PhD supervisors: prof.dr. B.P. Meij en prof.dr. K. Ito, copromotor: Prof.dr. M.A. Tryfonidou Defense date: 22 March 2018     Nearly three-quarters of…

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Hedwig Kruitwagen

 Thesis: Growth factors and hepatic progenitor cells in liver regeneration; translating bench to bedside PhD supervisors: prof.dr. J. Rothuizen and prof. dr. J.W. Hesselink Defense date: 14 december 2017 Upon severe acute…

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Behdad Pouran

Thesis: Multi-scale Physico-chemical Phenomena in Articular Cartilage and Subchondral Bone PhD supervisors: prof.dr. H.H. Weinans and prof.dr.ir. J. Malda Defense date: 23 November 2017 Articular cartilage and its connecting subchondral…

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