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Ir. J.K. van den Heuvel MSc

Position
PhD student
Main activities
Research
Specialisation
Neuroendocrinology
Focus of research

To unravel the mechanistic link between diet composition and the development of obesity focusing on the role of the brain.

Key publications
  • van den Heuvel JK, van Rozen AJ, Adan RAH, la Fleur SE, An overview on how components of the melanocortin system respond to different high energy diets. EUR J PHARMACOL 2011;660 (1):207-212 [PubMed]
All Publications
Other research related activities
  • Member of steering committee, ACM (Amsterdam Centre of Metabolism) PhD conference
  • Works council, AMR (AMC medical research)