THYRAGE is a EC funded H2020 research project that will investigate the effects of thyroid hormone on a wide range of age-related diseases, including osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, neurological disorders and sarcopenia. Knowledge generated in this innovative project is needed to develop new strategies to prevent and treat these diseases in the elderly.

News overview

published: 31-10-2019 15:25
PhD thesis defence of Evie van der Spoel
On the 30th of October 2019, Evie van der Spoel, one of the young investigators of THYRAGE, successfully defended her PhD thesis at the Leiden University.
published: 15-09-2019 11:48
42nd Annual Meeting of the European Thyroid Association
From the 7th to the 10th of September, several THYRAGE investigators attended the 42nd Annual Meeting of the European Thyroid Association (ETA) in Budapest, Hungary.
published: 13-06-2019 15:26
TRUST and IEMO meeting 2019
A combined meeting for the TRUST and IEMO-80 plus thyroid trial was organised on the 19th and 20th of May 2019 in Leiden, the Netherlands. THYRAGE investigators Diana van Heemst, Rudi Westendorp (also one of the principal investigators of TRUST) and Nicolien van Vliet were among the attendants.
published: 05-02-2019 15:07
Spetses 2019 FEBS Advanced course on 'Epigenomics, Nuclear Receptors and Disease'

Now open for applicants! Deadline: May 6, 2019

published: 02-07-2018 16:16

Between the 27th and 29th of June 2018, THRYAGE investigators Professor Duncan Bassett, Naila Mannan and Anne Adoum from Imperial College London contributed to the Bone Research Society Annual Meeting. Duncan Bassett chaired a few talks including the oral communications and poster pitches on Thursday 28th June. It was hosted by the University of Southampton and took place at the University of Winchester. Many collaborators (from Europe and USA) attended and it was an excellent opportunity for networking.