Glia in health and disease

Student projects

 

General information

Highly motivated master students, who are eager to learn more about glia biology, are welcome to join our research group for 6-9 months for a student project. 

If you have a background in biomedical sciences you can apply for an internship by sending your CV and motivation letter to Dit e-mailadres wordt beveiligd tegen spambots. JavaScript dient ingeschakeld te zijn om het te bekijken..

You will work together with one of our post-docs or PhD-students on a specific glia-related research question. Because of this one-to-one guidance and support, only a limited number projects are available.

 

A literature thesis will be supervised by a member of the Hol lab. Several topics are available and the precise focus of you thesis can be discussed with Dit e-mailadres wordt beveiligd tegen spambots. JavaScript dient ingeschakeld te zijn om het te bekijken..   

 

 

Subjects for a literature thesis
  • Astrocytes physiology and pathology
  • Glia in brain disease
  • Neural stem cells in brain diseae
  • Molecular and cell biology of brain tumours (focus on astrocytoma)
  • Molecular and cellular changes induced by stroke
  • Intermediate filament system in brain disease