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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

Dividing cell colored in a heat gradient, highlighting the variation in proteins’ thermal stability within and between different cell cycle stages. IMAGE: Aleksandra Krolik / EMBL

Protein stability and solubility during cell cycle

EMBL scientists uncover large solubility and thermal stability changes of proteins during the cell…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Managing chronic pain with light

Scientists at EMBL Rome develop new method that uses light to manage neuropathic pain in…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Dog microbiome closer to humans' than expected

Dog microbiome closer to humans’ than expected

Dog and human gut microbiomes have more similar genes and responses to diet than previously…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Multiple synapse heads send out filopodia (green) converging on one microglia (red), as seen by focused ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIBSEM).

Captured: microglia nibbling on brain synapses

For the first time, EMBL Rome researchers have captured microglia nibbling on brain synapses on…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Commonly used drugs affect our gut bacteria.

Commonly used drugs affect our gut bacteria

One in four drugs with human targets inhibit the growth of bacteria in the human gut, and may promote antibiotic resistance, EMBL researchers report…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Molecular cuisine for gut bacteria. IMAGE: Aleksandra Krolik / EMBL

Molecular cuisine for gut bacteria

EMBL scientists show how to grow a wide range of gut bacteria in the…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Potential new way to limit antibiotic resistance spreading. IMAGE: Aleksandra Krolik / EMBL

Potential way to limit antibiotic resistance

EMBL scientists unravel the molecular basis of a major antibiotic resistance transfer…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

How drugs affect the life and death of proteins. IMAGE: Cell

How drugs affect the life and death of proteins

Scientists at EMBL and Cellzome develop technology to monitor the effects of drug treatments on protein degradation and…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Information (arrows) emanating out of chromatin to give rise to different cell types. IMAGE: Campbell Medical Illustration

Chromatin usage reveals developmental trajectories

EMBL scientists show how chromatin usage in individual cells reveals developmental…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

EMBL spinoff Velabs Therapeutics to help antibody discovery. IMAGE: Velabs Therapeutics

EMBL spinoff to help antibody discovery

New EMBL spinoff company Velabs Therapeutics aims to speed up discovery of therapeutic…

By Iris Kruijen

Lab Matters

A condensin protein complex creates a loop in DNA. IMAGE: Cees Dekker Lab TU Delft/Scixel

Loops, loops and loops: how DNA gets organised

Researchers from Delft University and EMBL crack the mystery of condensin’s neat DNA loop…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

Synchronised waves control embryonic patterning

Synchronised waves control embryonic patterning

EMBL scientists show that the rhythm between Wnt and Notch waves enables patterning in…

By Iris Kruijen

Science

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