29 August 2018

EFSD grant Casper Schalkwijk, Robert van Oostenbrugge and Sébastien Foulquier

Prof Casper Schalkwijk, Prof Robert van Oostenbrugge and Dr Sébastien Foulquier have been granted 100 000€ by the European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes (EFSD) and the Boehringer Ingelheim European Research Programme in Microvascular Complications of Diabetes. Their granted project, entitled « AGE-ing of the brain microvessels: the road to the onset of Vascular Cognitive Impairment », aims to eluciate the role of methylglyoxal, a precursor of Advanced Glycation End-products, in the development of Vascular Cognitive Impairment.