BEng BSc J. Peter

Support Staff
Main activities
Education, Patient care, Research
DNA, NGS, Sequencing, HDL, LDL
Focus of research

To identify novel genes in families in which a strong autosomal dominant trait for extreme lipid disorders or premature atherosclerosis of unknown aetiology is observed.

Key publications
  • Cunha Marisa L. R., Bakhtiari Kamran, Peter Jorge, Marquart J. Arnoud, Meijers Joost C. M., Middeldorp Saskia A novel mutation in the F5 gene (factor V Amsterdam) associated with bleeding independent of factor V procoagulant function Blood 2015;125 (11):1822-1825 [PubMed]
  • Motazacker Mohammad Mahdi, Pirruccello James, Huijgen Roeland, Do Ron, Gabriel Stacey, Peter Jorge, Kuivenhoven Jan Albert, Defesche Joep C., Kastelein John J. P., Hovingh G. Kees, Zelcer Noam, Kathiresan Sekar, Fouchier Sigrid W. Advances in genetics show the need for extending screening strategies for autosomal dominant hypercholesterolaemia European heart journal 2012;33 (11):1360-1366 [PubMed]
  • Surendran R. P., Visser M. E., Heemelaar S., Wang J., Peter J., Defesche J. C., Kuivenhoven J. A., Hosseini M., Péterfy M., Kastelein J. J. P., Johansen C. T., Hegele R. A., Stroes E. S. G., Dallinga-Thie G. M. Mutations in LPL, APOC2, APOA5, GPIHBP1 and LMF1 in patients with severe hypertriglyceridaemia Journal of internal medicine 2012;272 (2):185-196 [PubMed]
  • Holleboom Adriaan G., Kuivenhoven Jan A., Peelman Frank, Schimmel Alinda W., Peter Jorge, Defesche Joep C., Kastelein John J. P., Hovingh G. Kees, Stroes Erik S., Motazacker Mohammad Mahdi High prevalence of mutations in LCAT in patients with low HDL cholesterol levels in The Netherlands: identification and characterization of eight novel mutations Human mutation 2011;32 (11):1290-1298 [PubMed]
  • Beigneux Anne P., Franssen Remco, Bensadoun André, Gin Peter, Melford Kristan, Peter Jorge, Walzem Rosemary L., Weinstein Michael M., Davies Brandon S. J., Kuivenhoven Jan A., Kastelein John J. P., Fong Loren G., Dallinga-Thie Geesje M., Young Stephen G. Chylomicronemia With a Mutant GPIHBP1 (Q115P) That Cannot Bind Lipoprotein Lipase Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology 2009;29 (6):956-U447 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. PhD J.C.M. Meijers (Biochemistry of hemostasis and thrombosis)