Dr. R.J. Berckmans

Main activities
Detection of extracellular microvesicles in body fluids
Focus of research
Microvesicles in saliva

Key publications
  • Berckmans RJ, Sturk A, van Tienen LM, Schaap MCL, Nieuwland R, Cell-derived vesicles exposing coagulant tissue factor in saliva. BLOOD 2011;117 (11):3172-3180 [PubMed]
  • van Doormaal FF, Kleinjan A, Berckmans RJ, Mackman N, Manly D, Kamphuisen PW, Richel DJ, Büller HR, Sturk A, Nieuwland R, Coagulation activation anc microparticle-associated coagulant activity in cancer patients An exploratory prospective study. THROMB HAEMOSTASIS 2012;108 (1):160-165 [PubMed]
  • van Beers EJ, Schaap MCL, Berckmans RJ, Nieuwland R, Sturk A, van Doormaal FF, Meijers JCM, Biemond BJ, Circulating erythrocyte-derived microparticles are associated with coagulation activation in sickle cell disease. HAEMATOLOGICA 2009;94 (11):1513-1519 [PubMed]
  • Berckmans RJ, Nieuwland R, Kraan MC, Schaap MCL, Pots D, Smeets TJM, Sturk A, Tak PP, Synovial microparticles from arthritic patients modulate chemokine and cytokine release by synoviocytes. ARTHRITIS RES THER 2005;7 (3):R536-R544 [PubMed]
  • Berckmans RJ, Nieuwland R, Böing AN, Romijn FP, Hack CE, Sturk A, Cell-derived microparticles circulate in healthy humans and support low grade thrombin generation. THROMB HAEMOSTASIS 2001;85 (4):639-646 [PubMed]
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Research programmes

Dr. R. Nieuwland (Extracellular vesicles and platelets in health and disease)