Research and development at Sanquin

Within all divisions of Sanquin, research relating to blood transfusion medicine and immunology in the broadest sense is performed by a dedicated research staff.

All departments have their own focus and research lines. Furthermore, research is performed in close collaboration with Sanquin's other divisions.

Most divisions also have their own department for product- and process development.  

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7 November 2016, 13:00 hour, to 7 November 2016, 14:00 hour, Auditorium Sanquin Landsteiner Lecture Kenneth Murphy On 7 November 2016 Kenneth Murphy will give a lecture: ‘The development and function of dendritic cell subsets’
15 November 2016, 16:30 hour, to 15 November 2016, 17:30 hour, Auditorium Guest speaker Esther Nolte-t'Hoen On 15 November 2016 guest speaker Esther Nolte-t'Hoen will give a lecture: 'Isolation and Analysis of Extracellular Vesicles: Promises and Pitfalls'
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Who is who within division Research?

Check our who is who for more information about the people working at division Research.

Student projects at division Research

Division Research offers several interesting and challenging internships for undergraduate students. Take a look at the available projects!

Theses of PhD students

Within Sanquin around 60 PhD students are working on a thesis about their research. Each year, 12 to 15 PhD theses are defended.