25 Nov Vidi Grant for Shabaz Mohammed
Vidi grant for Shabaz Mohammed
Shabaz Mohammed has been awarded a Vidi grant for his proposal entitled: Decoding Cellular Communication by the Dutch Organisation for scientific Research (NWO).
Internal communication is key for cells to perform their function. Stem cells can become any cell type if the right signals are generated. This research aims to develop tools to decode internal communication of stem cells during such a transition.
The Vidi grant aims at the researcher who after having obtained his or her PhD already has conducted research for several years on a post-doc level and who has shown to be able to generate innovative ideas and independently and succesfully develops them. Researchers are given the opportunity to develop their own innovative research line and to appoint one or more researchers. The grant amounts to a maximum of 800,000 euros