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November 24-25, 2015

Cancer Vaccine Conference Amsterdam, Concert Hall Felix Meritis, Amsterdam.

Speakers: Stephane Ascarateil (Paris, France), Roy Bicknell (Birmingham, UK), Tanja de Gruijl (Amsterdam, The

Netherlands), Elisabeth Huijbers (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Lars Hellman (Uppsala, Sweden),

Lars Holmgren (Stockholm, Sweden), Yvette van Kooyk  (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Cornelis Melief

(Leiden, The Netherlands), Anna-Karin Olsson (Uppsala, Sweden), Michael Platten (Heidelberg, Germany),

Jolanda de Vries (Nijmegen, The Netherlands), Madelon Wentink (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

 

March 5, 2015

Targeted Combination Therapy of Cancer 2015. VU University Medical Center, Amstel Auditorium.

Speakers: Axel Bex (The Netherlands), Marcel Spaargaren (The Netherlands), Kairbaan Hodivala-Dilke (UK),

Christophe Le Tourneau, Patrycja Nowak-Sliwinska (Switzerland), Arjan Griffioen (The Netherlands)

 

March 12-14, 2014

5th International Meeting on Angiogenesis, VU University Medical Center, Amstel Auditorium.

Speakers: Annette Byrne (IRL), Peter Carmeliet (Belgium), Gerhard Christofori (CH), James E. Faber (USA),

Marcus Fruttiger (UK), Arjan Griffioen (NL), Rakesh Jain (USA), Gordon Jayson (UK), Robert Kerbel (Canada),

Pieter Koolwijk (NL), Bonnie Ky (USA), Diether Lambrechts (Belgium), José Lopez (E), Axel Pries (D), Paul Quax (NL),

Stefan Schulte-Merker (NL), Dietmar Vestweber (D), Henk Verheul (NL), Liebeth de Vries (NL), Marvin Yoder (USA).

 

November 26th, 2013

Special Seminars

Dr. Anna-Karin Olsson, Uppsala University, Sweden.

'Platelets, EMT and the angiogenic switch'

Dr. Anna Dimberg, Uppsala University, Sweden.

'Vascular abnormalization in glioma'

 

October 18th, 2012

10 year lustrum of the Master Oncology programme at VUMC

 

 

 

 

 

September 27th, 2012

Special Seminar and master class by Dr. Anna-Karin Olsson, Uppsala University, Sweden.

'Therapeutic vaccination against the tumor vasculature'

 

March 3-5, 2011

4th International Meeting on Angiogenesis, VU University Medical Center, Amstel Auditorium.

Speakers: Eli Keshet (Jerusalem), Stefan Schulte-Merker (Utrecht), Hellmut Augustin (Heidelberg),

Peter ten Dijke (Leiden), Roeland Merks (Amsterdam), Ralf Adams (Muenster), Jeff Hubbell (Lausanne),

Frank Baaijens (Eindhoven), Jamie Case (Indianapolis), Marianne Verhaar (Utrecht), Joyce Bischoff (Boston)

Victor van Hinsbergh (Amsterdam), Dave Bates (Bristol), Arjan Griffioen (Amsterdam),

Napoleone Ferrara (San Francisco), Reinier Schlingemann (Amsterdam), James E. Faber (Chapel Hill),

Paul Quax (Leiden), Jean-Sébastian Silvestre (Paris)

 

January 27th, 2011

Thesis defense Laura Vroling 'Circulating endothelial and progenitor cells during anti-angiogenic treatment in cancer patients'

 

January 24th, 2011

Special seminar and master class by Dr. Roy Bicknell, Birmingham University, UK.

VU University Medical Center, CCA 4-39, 3pm.

 

January 18th, 2011

Special seminar by Dr. Francoise Poirier (Paris, France) and Dr. Gabriel Rabinovich (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

VU University Medical Center, CCA 4-39, 3pm.

 

November 23rd, 2010

Special seminar by Dr. Hubert van den Bergh, Swiss Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland

'Photomedicine: from bench to bedside. Treatment of Age-Related Macular Degeneration and bladder cancer'

 

July 8th, 2010

Seminar by Dr. Julie Ann Mund, Wells Center for Pediatric Research, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA

'Identification of circulating endothelial progenitor cell populations with differing angiogenic potential'
 

May 20st, 2010

Seminar by Dr. Joyce Bischoff, Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard, Boston, USA

'Blood Vessel Assembly from Infantile Hemangioma-Derived Multipotent Stem Cells'

 

February 2nd, 2010

Lecture of Dr. Michal Neeman, Rehovot, Israel. 'Microenvironmental control of vascular remodeling'

Under the auspicies of the The Netherlands Committee of the Weizmann Institute of Science and the Angiogenesis Laboratory

 

October 9th, 2009

International Meeting on Angiogenesis

VU University Medical Center, Amstel Auditorium.

Speakers: Dr. Lee Ellis, Dr. Michael Klagsbrun, Dr. Takayuki Asahara,

Dr. Stefan Schulte-Merker, Dr. Roberto Pili, Dr. Henk Verheul, Dr. Adriana Albini.


 

May 28th, 2009
Lecture of Dr. Patrycja Nowak-Sliwinska, Dept. of Medical Photonics, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland.
'On the role of the vascularization in cancer detection and photodynamic therapy: preclinical testing in the CAM model'

 

February 1st, 2008.

PhD thesis defense Karolien Castermans:

Cross-talk between angiogenesis and the immune system.

 

February 21st, 2008.

PhD thesis defense Femke Hillen:

Tumor cell plasticity: vascularization beyond angiogenesis.

 

September 15th, 2006
International Symposium on Angiogenesis ‘Angiogenesis: fundamental and clinical perspectives’

Auditorium Tongersestraat. Speakers:

Dr. R. Bjerkvig (Bergen, Norway), Dr. T.L.M. ten Hagen (Rotterdam, The Netherlands),

Dr. K. Alitalo (Helsinki, Finland), Dr. N. Ferrara (San Francisco, USA),

Dr. H.M. Pinedo (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Dr. V.L. Thijssen (Maastricht, The Netherlands)

Dr. K.H. Mayo (Minneapolis, USA), Dr. J.C. Rodriguez-Manzaneque (Barcelona, Spain),

Dr. J. Waltenberger (Maastricht, The Netherlands)

 

 

December 20, 2006

Highlight on the Angiogenesis Laboratory in Summum, the magazine of MUMC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 18, 2006

Die Berliner Zeitung reports on the discovery galectin-1 as the receptor of anginex

 

Nachrichten aus Berlin, Deutschland und der Welt – Berliner Zeitung

 

September 24, 2006.

Inaugural lecture Arjan Griffioen

 

 

September 9, 2006

Article in Dagblad de Limburger on the research of the Angiogenesis Laboratory

 

 

September 9, 2006

Article in De Volkskrant on the research of the Angiogenesis Laboratory