Lea (LC) Berkhout
Biomedical Sciences, VU University Amsterdam
- Research interests
- The contributing role of TNF to the clinical response and disease progression in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
2015-present PhD student at the Dept of Immunopathology, Sanquin Research, Amsterdam 2015 2nd master Internship at the Dept of Subunit Vaccine Design, Viral Vaccine Discovery, Janssen, Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, Leiden
Subject: Investigation of expression and stability of an RSV F and G fusion protein
2014-2015 Literature thesis at the Department of Respiratory Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
Subject: Do microparticles aggravate respiratory diseases?
2014 1st master internship at the Dept of Medical Microbiology and Infection control, VU University, Amsterdam
Subject: Development of a dormant Mycobacterium marinum strain
2013-2015 Master Biomedical Sciences, VU University Amsterdam 2013 Bachelor internship at the Center for Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
Subject: The role of co-receptors of the anticoagulant protein C system in allergic asthma
2010-2013 Bachelor Health and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam
- Sanquin publications
- Other publications
De Boer JD, Yang J, Berkhout LC, Kager LM, Lattenist L, Roelofs JJTH, Weiler H, van der Zee JS, de Vos AF, Esmon CT, van ’t Veer C, van der Poll T. Transgenic overexpression of the endothelial protein C receptor attenuates eosinophil recruitment during house dust mite-evoked allergic lung inflammation in mice, Submitted.
De Boer JD, Berkhout LC, Stoppelaar SF, Yang J, Ottenhof R, Meijers JCM, Roelofs JJ, van ’t Veer C, van der Poll T. Effect of the oral thrombin inhibitor Dabigatran on allergic lung inflammation induced by repeated house dust mite administration in mice. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2015; 309(8):L768-75.