Cathelijne van den Berg, PhD

Cathelijne van den Berg joined the group of Prof. Ton Rabelink in the department of Nephrology in 2015. She performed her PhD in the laboratory of Prof. Christine Mummery in the department of Anatomy and Embryology (LUMC) investigating the use of pluripotent stem cells in cardiac differentiation, development and disease. Cathelijne is now focusing on the generation of kidney organoids from pluripotent stem cells. In 2016 she received the Wiyadharma Fellowship for her research to develop a clinical application for patients with kidney failure.