Liedewij gives a talk at the EMBO Predicting evolution workshop
We welcome Daphne, Thijs and Constant as BSc students in the group!
Frank joins as a research technician for protein purification! Welcome and good luck!
Wessel successfully defended his Nanobiology MEP, congrats!
Christinne’s paper is submitted, good job Christine, curious, check it out on the Archiv.
Our Laan Lab SATAY pipeline is now openly available check it out here. Thanks very much to Wessel, Leila and Gregory. Gregory also leaves us for an exciting new job, we will miss you a lot and wish you lots of luck at the Erasmus MC.
March 17th and 18th
Enzo and Christine gave a talk at the APS.
Maaike successfully defended her Nanobiology BEP, congrats!
Floor (MEP) joins our lab, welcome!
We welcome our new labmember and mascot, Buddy, the LABrador!
The review paper about predicting evolution bottom-up illustrated in yeast cell polarity by Werner and Els is now published in Cells, well done!
Werner’s paper about predicting epistasis bottom-up through a coarse grained model of cell polarity is submitted!
We submitted Werner and Els’s invited review about how and when we understand cells well enough to predict evolution!
Our joined paper linking self-organization and evolvability with the Frey lab is on the BioRxiv now!
Laurie successfully defended her Applied Physics BEP, congrats!!
Thomas (MEP) and Maaike (BEP) join the lab, welcome!
With deep sadness we like to share that Mathia, after fighting cancer till the last day with optimism and joy, passed away. Thanks for the inspiration you were with your optimism, energy, kindness and passion, and how you embraced and enjoyed life!
Keije successfully defended his BEP.
Enzo submitted his paper! You can already read about it here!
A big day! Werner, as first PhD student ever defended his PHD work, and did really well! Here you can read about his work!
Laurie joins the lab for her BEP and will work with Christine, welcome!
Keije joins the lab for his BEP, welcome!
Gregory return to the lab as a research technician to study gene essentiality in different genetic beackgrounds, welcome
Wessel joins the lab as a Nanobiology master student and trying to predict and steer evolution in the lab, welcome!
Aisha finished her internship for her nanobiology master working on the mysteries of Nrp1, well done!
Sophie wins the science comunication poster prize at Physics@ Veldhoven, well done
Christine wins a poster prize on Dutch Biophysics, well done!
Liedewij returns from maternity leave
Kjelt is born
Liedewij goes on maternity leave
Liedewij receives tenure and is promoted to associate professor!
Gregory joins the lab for his master project, welcome
Reza joins the lab as a post-doc, welcome!
Kim and Sophie's review paper on minimal systems for polarity is online now, well done!
Liedewij gives talk at the symposium for the evolution of cellular structures, as part of Jolien van Hooff's PhD defense.
Pam succesfully defended her BEP for Nanobiology, we will miss you!
Succesfull Dutch Biophysics: Enzo gave a great talk and Sophie won a poster prize
Liedewij meets the King of Norway during the Kavli Banquet, as part of the Kavli Community meeting
Liedewij gives a talk at the Institute for Living Systems in Exeter, UK
Eveline's and Valerie's paper about evolution of the fungal polarity network is accepted in Genome Biology and Evolution, great work!
Our highly collaborative paper on Dps compaction is accepted in Cell!
Enzo gives a talk, and Liedewij and Els present a poster at Yeasterday.
Miranda (HBO bachelor student) and Vlad (Harvard undergrad) join the lab for their internship, welcome!
Nadine will be our new management assistant, welcome!
Ilse and Bram succesfully defended their bachelor thesis, congratulations!
Liedewij is elected as member of the first board of the Netherlands Society for Evolutionary Biology (NLSEB).
Liedewij gives a talk at the first Netherlands Society for Evolutionary Biology meeting (NLSEB)
Liedewij leads the Lorentz workshop "evolution of biomolecular networks: rules of the game"
Pam joins the lab as a BEP student, welcome!
Ezra has succesfully defended his MEP research, congrats!
Zaida has succesfully defended her BEP research, as well as Pim and Albert their minor, congrats!
Lab trip to Lisbon combined with a visit to the evolutionary dynamics group of Claudia Bank at the Gulbenkian Institute.
Ramon joins our lab as a technician, we are happy to have you!
Albert and Pim join our lab for their nanobiology minor, welcome!
Enzo, Christine and Els start as PhD students in our lab, welcome!
Liedewij is invited by the students for a seminar of the biochemistry department at Oxford University in the UK.
Our paper about chromosome loss in cells of different ploidy together with the group of Nenad Pavin is now on the BioRxiv!
Nice piece in delta about our research.
Welcome to Sophie (PhD student from Munich); Bram, Rosanne and Ilse (Nanobiology bachelor students), Leila (is back as a technician) and Zaida and Ezra (LST students) who start in our lab this fall!
Liedewij receives a Starting grant from the European Research Council (ERC)!!
Congrats to Leila for finishing her applied physics master thesis!
Liedewij will give an invited talk at the 21st Evolutionary Biology Meeting in Marseilles.
Liedewij will give an invited talk at the Physics of living matter symposium in Cambridge, UK.
Liedewij and Eveline present a poster at the European Society for Evolutionary Biology meeting (ESEP) in Groningen.
Eveline and Leila's paper got accepted in Biophysical Reviews!
Liedewij will give an invited talk at the Evolution, ecology, collective and emergent behaviour session at the International Union of Pure and Applied Biophysics (IUPAB) meeting in Edinburgh.
Liedewij and Daniela Kraft from LION received a Nanofront grant to study Multivalent interactions for super-selective colloids and self-organizing protein networks.
Eveline's paper on evolutionary dynamics in the fungal polarisation network is available now on the BioRxiv !
Liedewij received a VIDI personal grant from NWO-ALW . We are excited to increase our research line of evolution of biochemical networks!
We welcome Mathia Arens who will finish her PhD in our lab under shared supervision with Anne Meyer, welcome!
Felix joins our lab from Gottingen for an internship; we are very happy to have you!
Enzo is back to finish-up the work he did as a master student in the lab, welcome back!
Welcome to Esengul Yildirim, who will become our new lab technician, we are very happy she joins the team!
Marit succesfully defended her Bsc thesis for nanobiology, congrats!
Liedewij will give a talk at the MPI for Dynamics and Self-organisation in Gottingen.
Joerian succesfully defended his MEP for Life Science and Technology, congrats!
Leila (Applied Physics) and Marit (Nanobiology)join the lab for their Master and Bachelor project, welcome!
Enzo succesfully defended his MEP for Applied Physics, congrats!
Burak succesfully defended his BEP for Applied Physics, congrats!
Mindy succesfully defended her BEP for Nanobiology, congrats!
Jeffrey succsesfully defended his BEP for Nanobiology, congrats!
Joerian joins the lab as a master student from life science and technology.
Both Liedewij and Eveline will give a talk at the Gordon conference for Cellular and Molecular Fungal Biology .
Together with the complete Bionanoscience department we moved to our new building!
Liedewij gives a talk at the Lorentz workshop: Anisotropy and Shape in Biological Materials: From Structure to Functionality
Our Elife paper is highlighted on the HFSP website
Burak Demirbas joins the lab for his bachelor project for Applied Physics, welcome!
Carlijn Bell successfully defended her Bachelor Project for LST, congrats!
Our Primer for Cell is highlighted on the HFSP website
Dispatch about our Elife paper in Current Biology: Adaptive Evolution: don't fix what is broken.
Hielke Wallinga joins the lab via the Nanobiology honours program, welcome!
Mindy Kasting en Jeffrey de Hoogen join our Lab for their bachelor end project from Nanobiology, welcome!
Christine succesfully defended her bachelor project, congrats!
Our primer about modeling in experimental papers was published in Cell today!
Carlijn Bell joins the lab as the first bachelor student from Life Science and Technology, welcome!
Valerie Pourquie will defend her Bachelor project.
We are looking for a motivated master student to work on a combined project, partially executed in three groups, my group, a material science group and a group at biotechnology.
The aim is to study metal-microbe interactions to improve surgery implants. The part in my lab will be based on fluorescent microscopy measurements on bacteria in the vicinity of model metal implants.
Christine van Tuyll starts as a Bachelor student in the Lab, welcome!
Enzo Kingma starts as first Master student, welcome!
Eveline Diepenveen joins the lab as a post-doc; welcome, we are very happy to have you join our team!
Mathijs Verhagen will defend his Bachelor project.
Liedewij gives an invited talk at the CAS conference for synthetic biology II in Munich.
Valérie starts as a nanobiology bachelor student on a bioinformatics project, welcome!
The Engel lab and Laan Lab received a Nanofront grant from NWO.
Fridtjof visit our lab for a month from the group of Erwin Frey in Munich.
Mathijs starts as first Bachelor student, welcome!
Eve starts as first Research technician in the Laan Lab, welcome!
Liedewij gives a seminar at Utrecht University
Liedewij gives a lecture at the Graduate School of Quantitative Biosciences in Munich
Werner starts as first PhD student in the Laan Lab, welcome!
Liedewij gives a talk at the EMBO meeting: Experimental Approaches to Evolution and Ecology using Yeast & other Model Systems, in Heidelberg.
Official start of the Laan Lab.
Liedewij gives a talk at CENS meeting, “walk and talk at the nanoscale“ in Venice.