Short CV/Education and training

  • 1991 – 1999
    Post-doc at the Department of Human Genetics, Leiden University

  • 1999 – 2000
    Assistant Professor at the Department of Human Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center

  • Since 2000
    Associate Professor at the Department of Human Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center

Selected publications

  • Sharif-Naeini,R., Folgering,J.H.A., Bichet,D., Duprat,F., Lauritzen,I., Arhatte,M., Jodar,M., Dedman,A., Chatelain,F., Schulte,U., Loufrani,F., Patel,A., Sachs,F., Delmas,P., Peters,D.J.M., Honore,E. (2009) Polycystin-1 and -2 dosage regulates pressure sensing. Cell, 109, 587-596.

  • Happe,H., Leonhard,W.N., van der Wal,A., van de Water,B., Lantinga-van Leeuwen,I.S., Breuning,M.H., De Heer,E., Peters,D.J. (2009) Toxic tubular injury in kidneys from Pkd1-deletion mice accelerates cystogenesis accompanied by dysregulated planar cell polarity and canonical Wnt signaling pathways. Hum. Mol. Genet., 18, 2532-2542.

  • Lantinga-van Leeuwen,I.S., Leonhard,W.N., van der,W.A., Breuning,M.H., De Heer,E., Peters,D.J. (2007) Kidney-specific inactivation of the Pkd1 gene induces rapid cyst formation in developing kidneys and a slow onset of disease in adult mice. Hum. Mol. Genet., 16, 3188-3196.

  • Roelfsema,J.H., White,S.J., Ariyurek,Y., Bartholdi,D., Niedrist,D., Papadia,F., Bacino,C.A., den Dunnen,J.T., van Ommen,G.J., Breuning,M.H., Hennekam,R.C., Peters,D.J. (2005) Genetic Heterogeneity in Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome: Mutations in Both the CBP and EP300 Genes Cause Disease. Am. J Hum Genet, 76, 572-580.

  • Peters,D.J.M., Spruit,L., Saris,J.J., Ravine,D., Sandkuijl,L.A., Fossdal,R., Boersma,J., van Eijk,R., Norby,S., Constantinou Deltas,C.D., Pierides,A., Brissenden,J.E., Frants,R.R., Van Ommen,G.J.B., Breuning,M.H. (1993) Chromosome 4 localization of a second gene for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. Nature Genet, 5, 359-362.

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Dutch Kidney Foundation, Member of the Scientific board.


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