Dr. ir. G.M. Dallinga-Thie PhD

Scientific staff member (UD)
Main activities
genetics and biochemical abnormalities in lipoprotein metabolism.
Focus of research

1. role of proteoglycans in lipid metabolism

2. understanding different aspects of LPL action

3. Genetics of lipid abnormaliities

4. role of microbiota

Key publications
  • Johansen CT, Wang J, Lanktree MB, McIntyre AD, Ban MR, Martins RA, Kennedy BA, Hassell RG, Visser ME, Schwartz SM, Voight BF, Elosua R, Salomaa V, O'Donnell CJ, Dallinga-Thie GM, Anand SS, Yusuf S, Huff MW, Kathiresan S, Cao H, Hegele RA, An increased burden of common and rare lipid-associated risk alleles contributes to the phenotypic spectrum of hypertriglyceridemia. ARTERIOSCL THROM VAS 2011;31 (8):1916-1926 [PubMed]
  • Vergeer M, Korporaal SJA, Franssen R, Meurs I, Out R, Hovingh GK, Hoekstra M, Sierts JA, Dallinga-Thie GM, Motazacker MM, Holleboom AG, van Berkel TJC, Kastelein JJP, van Eck M, Kuivenhoven JA, Genetic Variant of the Scavenger Receptor BI in Humans. NEW ENGL J MED 2011;364 (2):136-145 [PubMed]
  • Sivapalaratnam S, Motazacker MM, Maiwald S, Hovingh GK, Kastelein JJP, Levi M, Trip MD, Dallinga-Thie GM, Genome-wide association studies in atherosclerosis. CURR ATHEROSCLER REP 2011;13 (3):225-232 [PubMed]
  • Franssen R, Young SG, Peelman F, Hertecant J, Sierts JA, Schimmel AWM, Bensadoun A, Kastelein JJP, Fong L, Dallinga-Thie GM, Beigneux AP, Chylomicronemia With Low Postheparin Lipoprotein Lipase Levels in the Setting of GPIHBP1 Defects. CIRC-CARDIOVASC GENE 2010;3 (2):169-178 [PubMed]
  • Dallinga-Thie GM, Franssen R, Mooij HL, Visser ME, Hassing HC, Peelman F, Kastelein JJP, Péterfy M, Nieuwdorp M, The metabolism of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins revisited: New players, new insight. ATHEROSCLEROSIS 2010;211 (1):1-8 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. J.J.P. Kastelein MD PhD (Vascular Medicine)

Prof. dr. M. Nieuwdorp MD PhD (Gutmicrobiota as novel diagnostic and therapeutic targets in cardiometabolism)

Other research related activities
  • Membership of editorial board / Editorship, ATHEROSCLEROSIS
  • Board of directors / Trustees / Supervisory board, EAS