L.W. (Laura) Dijkhuizen MSc
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Friends describe me as a passionate, inquisitive and creative academic in training. A musician, photographer and amateur chef. My research interests lie in plant physiology, ecology and deploying science for a sustainable future. I am enthusiastic to utilise novel methods and my computational skills in answering appealing biological questions.

Involved in the following study programme(s)

Azolla plant

Azolla plant
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All publications
  2018 - Scholarly publications
Dijkhuizen, Laura W., Brouwer, Paul, Bolhuis, Henk, Reichart, Gert Jan, Koppers, Nils, Huettel, Bruno, Bolger, Anthony M., Li, Fay Wei, Cheng, Shifeng, Liu, Xin, Wong, Gane Ka Shu, Pryer, Kathleen, Weber, Andreas P.M., Bräutigam, Andrea & Schluepmann, Henriette (01.01.2018). Is there foul play in the leaf pocket? The metagenome of floating fern Azolla reveals endophytes that do not fix N2but may denitrify. New Phytologist, 217 (1), (pp. 453-466) (14 p.).
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Bachelor second year course molecular plant physiology

Bachelor second year course Moleculair genetic research techniques

Bachelor third year course Biology of the biobased Economy

Tutor  first years bachelor students

Several Masters courses: development and execution of metagenomics hands-on sessions.




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Additional functions and activities

Volunteer mentor for youth support groups on gender identity at Transvisie zorg, part of the Parnassia group.

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L.W. Dijkhuizen MSc Contact details
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The Netherlands

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