Dr. K.M. Heutinck MSc

Main activities
Immunology, Kidney Transplantation
Focus of research

Immune responses to viruses and alloantigens in kidney transplantation

Key publications
  • Heutinck KM, Rowshani AT, Kassies J, Claessen N, van Donselaar-van der Pant KAMI, Bemelman FJ, Eldering E, van Lier RAW, Florquin S, ten Berge IJM, Hamann J, Viral double-stranded RNA sensors induce antiviral, pro-inflammatory, and pro-apoptotic responses in human renal tubular epithelial cells. KIDNEY INT 2012;82 (6):664-675 [PubMed]
  • Heutinck KM, Kassies J, Florquin S, ten Berge IJM, Hamann J, Rowshani AT, SerpinB9 expression in human renal tubular epithelial cells is induced by triggering of the viral dsRNA sensors TLR3, MDA5 and RIG-I. NEPHROL DIAL TRANSPL 2012;27 (7):2746-2754 [PubMed]
  • Heutinck KM, ten Berge IJM, Hack CE, Hamann J, Rowshani AT, Serine proteases of the human immune system in health and disease. MOL IMMUNOL 2010;47 (11-12):1943-1955 [PubMed]
  • van Ham SM, Heutinck KM, Jorritsma T, Bemelman FJ, Strik MCM, Vos W, Muris JJF, Florquin S, ten Berge IJM, Rowshani AT, Urinary granzyme A mRNA is a biomarker to diagnose subclinical and acute cellular rejection in kidney transplant recipients. KIDNEY INT 2010;78 (10):1033-1040 [PubMed]
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