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Prof. PhD E. Fliers

Position
Full Professor
Main activities
Education, Patient care, Research
Specialisation
Internal medicine, endocrinology
Focus of research
  • Hypothalamus-pituitary-thyroid axis
  • Role of hypothalamus in neuro-endocrine regulation of metabolism
  • Neuro-endocrine response to (psychiatric) illness
Key publications
  • Heinen Charlotte A., Losekoot Monique, Sun Yu, Watson Peter J., Fairall Louise, Joustra Sjoerd D., Zwaveling-Soonawala Nitash, Oostdijk Wilma, van den Akker Erica L. T., Alders Mariëlle, Santen Gijs W. E., van Rijn Rick R., Dreschler Wouter A., Surovtseva Olga V., Biermasz Nienke R., Hennekam Raoul C., Wit Jan M., Schwabe John W. R., Boelen Anita, Fliers Eric, van Trotsenburg A. S. Paul Mutations in TBL1X Are Associated With Central Hypothyroidism Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 2016;101 (12):4564-4573 [PubMed]
  • Fliers Eric, Bianco Antonio C., Langouche Lies, Boelen Anita Thyroid function in critically ill patients Lancet. Diabetes and endocrinology 2015;3 (10):816-825 [PubMed]
  • Kalsbeek A., van der Spek R., Lei J., Endert E., Buijs R. M., Fliers E. Circadian rhythms in the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis Molecular and cellular endocrinology 2012;349 (1):20-29 [PubMed]
  • Alkemade Anneke, Friesema Edith C. H., Kalsbeek Andries, Swaab Dick F., Visser Theo J., Fliers Eric Expression of Thyroid Hormone Transporters in the Human Hypothalamus Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 2011;96 (6):E967-E971 [PubMed]
  • Boelen Anita, Kwakkel Joan, Fliers Eric Beyond low plasma T3: local thyroid hormone metabolism during inflammation and infection Endocrine reviews 2011;32 (5):670-693 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. PhD E. Fliers (Neuroendocrinology)

 

Themes: Metabolic Disorders and Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders

This research group participates in the Amsterdam Center for Metabolism

Faculty
MD PhD P.H.L.T. Bisschop
PhD A. Boelen
Prof. PhD A.S.P. van Trotsenburg

Current research funding
  • Ipsen Farmaceutica B.V.
  • UMC St. Radboud
  • ZonMw