PhD J. Kroon

Assistant Professor, Research Associate
Main activities
Education, Research
Vascular and Valve Inflammatory and metabolic responses
Focus of research

Studying the effects of lipid-driven diseases on endothelial cell function.

Key publications
  • Schnitzler Johan G., Bernelot Moens Sophie J., Tiessens Feiko, Bakker Guido J., Dallinga-Thie Geesje M., Groen Albert K., Nieuwdorp Max, Stroes Erik S. G., Kroon Jeffrey Nile Red Quantifier: a novel and quantitative tool to study lipid accumulation in patient- derived circulating monocytes using confocal microscopy Journal of lipid research 2017;58 (11):2210-2219 [PubMed]
  • Bernelot Moens Sophie J., Verweij Simone L., Schnitzler Johan G., Stiekema Lotte C. A., Bos Merijn, Langsted Anne, Kuijk Carlijn, Bekkering Siroon, Voermans Carlijn, Verberne Hein J., Nordestgaard Børge G., Stroes Erik S. G., Kroon Jeffrey Remnant Cholesterol Elicits Arterial Wall Inflammation and a Multilevel Cellular Immune Response in Humans Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology 2017;37 (5):969-975 [PubMed]
  • Ali Lubna, Schnitzler Johan G., Kroon Jeffrey Metabolism: The road to inflammation and atherosclerosis Current opinion in lipidology 2018;29 (6):474-480 [PubMed]
  • Kroon Jeffrey, Schaefer Antje, van Rijssel Jos, Hoogenboezem Mark, van Alphen Floris, Hordijk Peter, Stroes Erik S. G., Strömblad Staffan, van Rheenen Jacco, van Buul Jaap D. Inflammation-Sensitive Myosin-X Functionally Supports Leukocyte Extravasation by Cdc42-Mediated ICAM-1-Rich Endothelial Filopodia Formation Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. 2018;200 (5):1790-1801 [PubMed]
  • Schnitzler Johan G., Ali Lubna, Groenen Anouk G., Kaiser Yannick, Kroon Jeffrey Lipoprotein(A) as orchestrator of calcific aortic valve stenosis Biomolecules 2019;9 (12) [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. MD PhD E.S.G. Stroes (Novel anti-atherogenic strategies targeting the vessel wall)

Current research funding
  • AMC
  • Athera Biotechnologies AB
  • ZonMw (Vrijgesteld)