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Iris Kruijen

Iris Kruijen is a science enthusiast and the Engagement team lead and Press Officer at EMBL.

iris.kruijen@embl.de

Articles by Iris Kruijen

Before a biological sample reaches the beamline, a lot of work is put into its preparation. Scientists can use the wide range of services and resources at EMBL to prepare their biological samples for structural studies at the X-ray beamlines in Grenoble and Hamburg. Photo: Marietta Schupp/EMBL

Empowering European structural biology

EU funding for iNEXT-Discovery consortium unlocks key technologies for structural…

By Iris Kruijen

Lab Matters

Graduation Ceremony 2019

Forty-seven PhD students from all of EMBL’s six sites were celebrated during EMBL’s 2019 Graduation Ceremony on Friday 13…

By Iris Kruijen

Lab Matters

EMBL appoints new Directors and Associate Directors

New Directors and Associate Directors

Promotions for Anne Ephrussi, Rainer Pepperkok, Paul Flicek and Jo…

By Iris Kruijen

Lab Matters

The pyramids represent chromatin domains in the wild-type situation. The reflection in the water below represents the rearrangements in the mutant fruit fly chromosomes. At first glance the (regulatory) landscapes look very similar, but there are lots of changes to the topology, and yet these have little impact on the nature of the landscape (gene expression). IMAGE: Beata Edyta Mierzwa in collaboration with EMBL.

Rearranging chromosomes

Does rearranging chromosomes affect their function? EMBL scientists reveal uncoupling of 3D chromatin organisation and gene…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Tara in the harbour in Hamburg.

EMBL joins Tara stopovers in London and Hamburg

Tara schooner welcomes on board journalists, policymakers, funders and…

By Iris Kruijen

Events

map of tara stops near EMBL sites

The origins of plastic pollution at sea

Tara Ocean Foundation launches the exploration of 10 European…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Global microbial signatures for colorectal cancer

Colorectal cancer characterised by consistent changes in gut bacteria across continents, cultures and…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Sketch of a building being constructed in a city landscape

Designer organelles bring new functionalities into cells

EMBL scientists create membraneless organelle to build proteins in living…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Toxin-Antitoxin system in tuberculosis

Cell death trigger in tuberculosis bacteria

Suicide system in tuberculosis bacteria might hold key to…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

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