Peter Wierstra

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Peter Wierstra studied Technical Medicine at the University of Twente, Enschede and Biomedical Sciences at the Radboud University, Nijmegen. His master thesis’s title was ‘Evaluating the potential of a PD-L1xEGFR bispecific antibody in a human tumor model’ which he performed at the Department of Radiology and Nuclear medicine of the Radboudumc. After graduating in August 2017, he started his PhD-project in September 2017 at Department of Radiology and Nuclear medicine under the supervision of Sandra Heskamp and Martin Gotthardt. The project is funded by the KWF and aims to develop a new biomarker for predicting PD-L1/PD-1 immunotherapy response by simultaneous imaging of tumor PD-L1 expression and tumor infiltrating lymphocytes.