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==Contact Info==
==Contact Info==
Wiep Klaas Smits<br>
Wiep Klaas Smits<br>
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Department of Biology<br>
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Department of Medical Microbiology<br>
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Building 680-540D<br>
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Postzone E4-P, room L4-39<br>
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77 Massachusetts Ave<br>
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Leiden University Medical Center<br>
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Cambridge MA 02139<br>
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Albinusdreef 2<br>
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USA<br>
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2333 ZA<br>
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Leiden<br>
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The Netherlands<br>
[[Special:Emailuser/Wiep Klaas Smits|Email me through OpenWetWare]]
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==Research interests==
==Research interests==
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# Interest 1
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# Genetics, molecular and cell biology of Gram positive organisms (''C. difficile'', ''B. subtilis'')
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# Interest 2
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# Phenotypic heterogeneity
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# Interest 3
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# Competence for genetic transformation
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# DNA replication
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# Toxin production
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==Awards and honours==
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* 2010, Veni Fellowship from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research
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* 2008, Rubicon Fellowship from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research
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* 2007, EMBO Long Term Fellowship (declined)
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* 2007, Nat L. Sternberg Thesis Prize, for the most outstanding PhD thesis in the field of prokaryotic molecular genetics
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* 2005, Kiem Prize of the Dutch Society of Microbiology (NVvM), for the best first publication as a first author
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* 2002, Travel grant Dr. L.A. Bumafonds
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* 2001, Travel grant Dr. L.A. Bumafonds
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* 2001, Erasmus scholarship for exchange with Oxford University
==Publications==
==Publications==
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==Personal==
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==Useful links==
==Useful links==
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*[[OpenWetWare:Welcome|Introductory tutorial]]
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* [http://wksmits.punt.nl My weblog] (in Dutch) and [http://www.wksmits.nl my website] (under construction)
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* My profile on [http://www.linkedin.com/in/wksmits Linkedin], [http://www.epernicus.com/users/1361 Epernicus] and [http://network.nature.com/profile/smitswk Nature Network Boston]
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* My profile on [http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=613127863 Facebook]and [http://lytsejehannes.hyves.nl Hyves] (the Dutch equivalent)
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* [http://www.euro-career.com European Career Fair at MIT]
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*[[OpenWetWare:Welcome|OpenWetWare tutorial]]
*[[Help|OpenWetWare help pages]]
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Wiep Klaas Smits
Wiep Klaas Smits

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Contact Info

Wiep Klaas Smits
Department of Medical Microbiology
Postzone E4-P, room L4-39
Leiden University Medical Center
Albinusdreef 2
2333 ZA
Leiden
The Netherlands

Email me through OpenWetWare

Education

  • 2007, PhD, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, cum laude
  • 2002, MSc, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, cum laude
  • 1998, Propedeuse (undergraduate degree), University of Groningen, The Netherlands, cum laude

Research interests

  1. Genetics, molecular and cell biology of Gram positive organisms (C. difficile, B. subtilis)
  2. Phenotypic heterogeneity
  3. Competence for genetic transformation
  4. DNA replication
  5. Toxin production

Awards and honours

  • 2010, Veni Fellowship from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research
  • 2008, Rubicon Fellowship from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research
  • 2007, EMBO Long Term Fellowship (declined)
  • 2007, Nat L. Sternberg Thesis Prize, for the most outstanding PhD thesis in the field of prokaryotic molecular genetics
  • 2005, Kiem Prize of the Dutch Society of Microbiology (NVvM), for the best first publication as a first author
  • 2002, Travel grant Dr. L.A. Bumafonds
  • 2001, Travel grant Dr. L.A. Bumafonds
  • 2001, Erasmus scholarship for exchange with Oxford University

Publications

  1. Smits WK and Grossman AD. . pmid:21085634. PubMed HubMed [Paper1]
  2. Smits WK, Goranov AI, and Grossman AD. . pmid:19968790. PubMed HubMed [Paper2]
  3. Kovács AT, Smits WK, Mirończuk AM, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:19453701. PubMed HubMed [Paper3]
  4. Veening JW, Smits WK, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:18537474. PubMed HubMed [Paper4]
  5. Lulko AT, Veening JW, Buist G, Smits WK, Blom EJ, Beekman AC, Bron S, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:17586671. PubMed HubMed [Paper5]
  6. Smits WK, Bongiorni C, Veening JW, Hamoen LW, Kuipers OP, and Perego M. . pmid:17581123. PubMed HubMed [Paper6]
  7. Smits WK, Hoa TT, Hamoen LW, Kuipers OP, and Dubnau D. . pmid:17493123. PubMed HubMed [Paper7]
  8. Susanna KA, Mironczuk AM, Smits WK, Hamoen LW, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:17468244. PubMed HubMed [Paper8]
  9. Veening JW, Smits WK, Hamoen LW, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:16907804. PubMed HubMed [Paper9]
  10. Smits WK, Kuipers OP, and Veening JW. . pmid:16541134. PubMed HubMed [Paper10]
  11. Smits WK, Dubois JY, Bron S, van Dijl JM, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:15937154. PubMed HubMed [Paper11]
  12. Smits WK, Eschevins CC, Susanna KA, Bron S, Kuipers OP, and Hamoen LW. . pmid:15819618. PubMed HubMed [Paper12]
  13. Albano M, Smits WK, Ho LT, Kraigher B, Mandic-Mulec I, Kuipers OP, and Dubnau D. . pmid:15743949. PubMed HubMed [Paper13]
  14. Veening JW, Smits WK, Hamoen LW, Jongbloed JD, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:15528548. PubMed HubMed [Paper14]
  15. Baerends RJ, Smits WK, de Jong A, Hamoen LW, Kok J, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:15128451. PubMed HubMed [Paper15]
  16. Hamoen LW, Smits WK, de Jong A, Holsappel S, and Kuipers OP. . pmid:12490720. PubMed HubMed [Paper16]
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  17. isbn:9789036730310. [Book1]
  18. Walid El-Sharoud (Editor). Bacterial Physiology. Springer. isbn:9783540749202. [Book2]
All Medline abstracts: PubMed HubMed

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