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Elena (E) Kostova

Blood Cell Research

Biochemistry and cell biology

Research interests
Bacterial binding to complement receptor 1 (CR1) on red blood cells; RBC signaling
  • Flow cytometry
  • Confocal microscopy
  • Blood cell isolation
  • Phagocytosis assay
  • Cell culture
  • Immunoblotting
2010-presentPhD student at the Dept of Blood Cell Research, Sanquin Research
2010Completed MSc in Biomolecular Sciences, Vrije University, Amsterdam
2009-2010Intern at the Dept of Blood Cell Research, Sanquin Research
2009Intern at the Dept of Oral Microbiology, ACTA, Amsterdam
2008Completed BSc in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Jacobs University Bremen, Bremen, Germany
2008Trainee at EMBL, Hamburg, Germany
2007Trainee at EMBL, Hamburg, Germany
Sanquin publications
Other publications

Jordanova R, Groves MR, Kostova E, Woltersdorf C, Liebau E, Tucker PA. Fatty acid and retinoid-binding proteins have distinct binding pockets for the two types of cargo. J Biol Chem 2009; 284(51):35818-26.

Last edited on: 20 September 2013
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