Albert Heck

Titels Prof. dr.
Initials A.J.R.
Main position Hoogleraar UU
Disciplines Chemistry
  Biophysics, clinical physics
  Histology, cell biology
  Analytical chemistry
Chair Proteomics en Biomoleculaire Massaspectrometrie
Domain Natural Sciences and Engineering
Membership Member
Since 2014
Chair of Jury of the Dr H.P. Heineken Prize for Biochemistry and Biophysics
Member of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Employed by Universiteit Utrecht, Science Faculty
Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics
Padualaan 8
3584 CH Utrecht
tel.  030 253 6797
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Albert Heck, Utrecht University, studies the effects and properties of proteins. Cells have more proteins than genes, and they are responsible for most of the processes of the human body. Heck analyses how proteins work together and how they become active or inactive, research that also reveals more about the effectiveness of medicines.