Erasmus Universitair Medisch Centrum Rotterdam
Please give some general information about your institution/organisation/company Erasmus MC is the largest academic medical centre of The Netherlands, and one of the world’s leading centres of scientific research. The 16,000 employees work with passion and dedication to achieve first-rate healthcare for patients with complex disorders, rare conditions or acute needs.
The ENCORE expertise centre within Erasmus MC offers highly specialized care and diagnostics to patients with rare neurodevelopmental disorders, including RASopathies. By combining basic and clinical research, ENCORE tries to gain more insight into the disorders, improve treatment and thus ultimately improve the quality of life for the patient.
Role within EURAS
Our main task is to develop targeted treatments for RASopathies, in particularly focusing on RNA therapy using antisense oligonucleotides (ASOs)