foto

Prof. dr. R.J.M. ten Berge

Position
Professor
Main activities
Patient care, Research
Specialisation
Internal Medicine / Clinical Immunology
Focus of research
  • Kidney transplantation
  • Immunosuppressive agents
  • Immunodeficiency syndromes

PubMed database: Berge R JBerge IJ, Berge I

Key publications
  • van Aalderen MC, Remmerswaal EBM, Heutinck KM, ten Brinke A, Feltkamp MCW, van der Weerd NC, van der Pant KAMI, Bemelman FJ, van Lier RAW, ten Berge IJM, Clinically Relevant Reactivation of Polyomavirus BK (BKPyV) in HLA-A02-Positive Renal Transplant Recipients Is Associated with Impaired Effector-Memory Differentiation of BKPyV-Specific CD8+ T Cells. PLOS PATHOG 2016;12 (10):e1005903 [PubMed]
  • Heutinck KM, Yong SL, Tonneijck L, van den Heuvel H, van der Weerd NC, van der Pant KAMI, Bemelman FJ, Claas FHJ, ten Berge IJM, Virus-Specific CD8(+) T Cells Cross-Reactive to Donor-Alloantigen Are Transiently Present in the Circulation of Kidney Transplant Recipients Infected With CMV and/or EBV. AM J TRANSPLANT 2016;16 (5):1480-1491 [PubMed]
  • van Aalderen MC, Remmerswaal EBM, Heutinck KM, ten Brinke A, Pircher H, van Lier RAW, ten Berge IJM, Phenotypic and functional characterization of circulating polyomavirus BK VP1-specific CD8+ T cells in healthy adults. J VIROL 2013;87 (18):10263-10272 [PubMed]
  • Remmerswaal EBM, Havenith SHC, Idu MM, van Leeuwen EMM, van Donselaar KAMI, ten Brinke A, van der Bom-Baylon N, Bemelman FJ, van Lier RAW, ten Berge IJM, Human virus-specific effector-type T cells accumulate in blood but not in lymph nodes. BLOOD 2012;119 (7):1702-1712 [PubMed]
  • Heutinck KM, Rowshani AT, Kassies J, Claessen N, van Donselaar-van der Pant KAMI, Bemelman FJ, Eldering E, van Lier RAW, Florquin S, ten Berge IJM, Hamann J, Viral double-stranded RNA sensors induce antiviral, pro-inflammatory, and pro-apoptotic responses in human renal tubular epithelial cells. KIDNEY INT 2012;82 (6):664-675 [PubMed]
All Publications
Curriculum Vitae
1979: MD degree (cum laude) University of Amsterdam
1983: PhD thesis "The influence of immunosuppressive drugs on human immunocompetence; studies in vitro and in vivo". University of Amsterdam
1984-1988: specialization Internal Medicine. Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
1988-1990: specialization Nephrology
1989: degree SMBWO-Immunology
1989-1991: specialization Clinical Immunology and Medical Laboratory Immunology
1990-1998: staff member Departments of Nephrology and Clinical Immunology
1998: Prof of Internal Medicine / Clinical Immunology
1998: Head Renal Transplant Unit
2005: Head of the Medical Immunology training program at the AMC
2012: Tutor Clinical Immunology 

Research programmes

Prof. dr. R.J.M. ten Berge (Transplantation Immunology)

Faculty
Prof. dr. R.J.M. ten Berge
Prof. dr. F.J. Bemelman MD PhD
Prof. dr. R.A.W. van Lier (Sanquin)

Postdocs
Dr. K.M. Heutinck MSc
H. de Kort PhD
Dr. ing. E.B.M. Remmerswaal PhD

PhD Students
Drs. M.L. Nijland
Drs. M. van Sandwijk
Drs. R. Singh

Others
Ing. N. van der Bom-Baylon
Drs. K.A.M.I. van Donselaar-van der Pant MD

Other research related activities
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, ZonMw (Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development), Committee for Translational Studies
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, ZonMw (Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development), Committee for Translational Adult Stem Cell Research
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, Nierstichting, Chair of Scientific Council