23 March 2015
Chemical Immunology Conference 2015

On Friday March 6, 2015, the first Chemical Immunology Conference of the Institute for Chemical Immunology took place in the Rode Hoed in Amsterdam.

2 December 2014
ERC Starting Grant for chemist Sander van Kasteren

Is it possible for sugar patterns on cells to activate the immune system to combat cancer? ICI scientist Sander van Kasteren of Leiden University is using his grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to discover whether this is possible.

18 November 2014
Heineken Young Scientist Award for Celia Berkers

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has awarded Celia Berkers of the Bijvoet Center for Biomolecular Research at Utrecht University, the Netherlands with the 2014 Heineken Young Scientists Award for Bio­chemistry and Biophysics for her research into the workings of the proteaso­me, a structure that breaks down proteins in biological cells.

17 July 2014
Two million for activity-based protein profiling research

Professors Hermen Overkleeft en Hans Aerts of Leiden University have received an NWO TOP-PUNT grant of 2 million euro, together with their colleague Huib ovaa of the Netherlands Cancer Institute. The research is aimed at developing novel therapies for various diseases.

19 December 2013
Gravitation grant for ICI

Het Institute for Chemical Immunology (ICI), in which leading scientists of Dutch universities and research institutes collaborate in the fields of immunology and chemistry (chemical immunology), is awarded with a Gravitation grant of 27,6 million euro of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science of the Netherlands.