Hanke (H. L.) Matlung PhD


Biomedical Engineering


'Inflammation and transglutaminases in vascular remodeling and atherosclerosis, at the department of Biomedical Engineering and Physics'
2011 - University of Amsterdam

Research interests

To study interactions between CD47 and Signal Regulatory Protein alpha (SIRPa) in antibody dependent cellular cytotoxicity of neutrophils against tumor cells.


  • In vivo: mouse models
  • In vitro: cell culture (primary, cell lines) and isolated (murine) vessel culture
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • RT-PCR


2011-present Postdoctoral fellow at the Dept of Blood Cell Research, Sanquin Research, Amsterdam
2006-2010 PhD student at the department of Biomedical Engineering and Physics, AMC Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2004-2004 Traineeship at the National University of Singapore (NUS), faculty Biomedical Engineering
1999-2006 Biomedical Engineering, University of Technology Eindhoven, the Netherlands