Lydia Visser received a Ph.D. degree from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands in 2000 on her thesis entitled: "Antibodies against leucocyte common antigen (CD45)-applications in immunomodulation". She subsequently held a Postdoctoral Position at the Robards Research Institute of the University of Western Ontario in London (Ontario, Canada) on a project on the mechanism of anti-CD45RB tolerance induction. She is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Pathology and Medical Biology at the University Medical Center Groningen of the University of Groningen in Groningen, the Netherlands. Her interests are immunology-based: transplantation immunology, autoimmune disease, and tumor immunology with the emphasis on Hodgkin lymphoma, T cells, cytokines and chemokines, ADAMs, and signal transduction.
Biography Updated on 2 December 2010