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Dilys Weijers

PhD student
The somatic mutational footprints associated with DNA repair syndromes
Phone 088 97 290 00

The aim of my project is to identify typical mutational patterns that occur in tumors of children with DNA repair syndromes. We focus specifically on Ataxia Telangiectasia, Bloom Syndrome, Constitutional Mismatch Repair Syndrome, Fanconi Anemia, Li-Fraumeni Syndrome and Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome. Ultimately, we hope that this knowledge will lead to better recognition of children with cancer due to underlying DNA repair syndromes and improved care and surveillance of these children.

  • Molecular analysis of cancer genomes in children with Lynch syndrome

    • apr. 2024
    • Dilys D, Weijers, et al
    • International journal of cancer
  • Clinical and laboratory diversity of diffuse large B-cell lymphomas in children with Nijmegen breakage syndrome

    • okt. 2023
    • Agata, Pastorczak, et al
    • Haematologica
  • High Prevalence of Constitutional Mismatch Repair Deficiency in a Pediatric T-cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma Cohort

    • jan. 2022
    • Emma, Kroeze, et al
    • HemaSphere
  • Challenges of Neoantigen Targeting in Lynch Syndrome and Constitutional Mismatch Repair Deficiency Syndrome

    • mei 2021
    • Asima, Abidi, et al
    • Cancers
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