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Miranda van Eck

Director of education / professor of Cardiovascular and metabolic therapeutics

Name
Prof.dr. M. van Eck
Telephone
+31 71 527 6238
E-mail
eck_m@lacdr.leidenuniv.nl

Prof. Dr. Miranda van Eck is professor at the Division of Biopharmaceutics, and Education Director for the BSc. programme of Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences.

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Biography

Dr. Van Eck studied Biopharmaceutical Sciences, specializing in Biopharmaceutics at the University of Leiden. After her graduation in 1994, she obtained her PhD from Leiden University in 1999. In 2001, Dr. Van Eck was appointed as Research Fellow of the Netherlands Heart Foundation. In 2005, she obtained a prestigious VIDI Award and became appointed as Assistant Professor. In 2007, Dr. Van Eck was appointed Established Investigator of the Netherlands Heart Foundation and became Associate Professor. Her research is focused upon the role of macrophage genes in the development of atherosclerosis with special emphasis on the function of genes involved in HDL metabolism and reverse cholesterol transport from the arterial wall to the liver. For her work she received twice a Pfizer International HDL Research Award.

Students

Director of education / professor of Cardiovascular and metabolic therapeutics

  • Wiskunde en Natuurwetenschappen
  • Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research
  • LACDR/Biopharmaceutics

Work address

Gorlaeus Laboratories
Einsteinweg 55
2333 CC Leiden
Room number EE1.03

Contact

Director of education

  • Wiskunde en Natuurwetenschappen
  • Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research
  • LACDR/Onderwijs

Work address

Gorlaeus Laboratories
Einsteinweg 55
2333 CC Leiden

Contact

Publications

  • Artheriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Editorial Board member
  • Artherosclerosis Editorial Board member