Cancer Institute (NKI)
Cell Biology II,
Chemical Biology Laboratory,
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Sander van Kasteren obtained his degree from the University of
Edinburgh in 2001. After a short stint working for a vaccine company
he commenced his DPhil under the supervision of Ben Davis in Oxford.
Currently, he is working jointly at the University of Dundee, in the
group of Colin Watts, and the NKI on a Henry Wellcome Research
Fellowship. Recently he was awarded an NWO-Veni fellowship.
Past research interests include the look at artificially
introducing post-translational modification on protein scaffolds and
the synthesis of MRI contrast agents. His Wellcome fellowship he
used to move fields to immunology, where he is currently looking at
developing new methods to study antigen presentation and