Contact and Internships


The Ocular Angiogensis Group is always looking for motivated students to join our lab as part of an internship. 

The following projects are currently available:

- The role of PLVAP in endothelial transcytosis

- Development of a zebrafish model for the pathological breakdown of the blood-retinal barrier


- The role of adrenomedullin in tip cells and angiogenesis

Other projects available from March 2024:

- Characterization of the neurovascular unit in the diabetic retina and brain


Confocal imaging, live-cell imaging, in vitro permeability and angiogenesis models, western blotting, immunoprecipitation, siRNA inhibition, lentiviral transductionoverexpression, in situ hybridization, correlative light-electron microscopy (CLEM).

Contact: Ingeborg Klaassen: i.klaassen @