Ling Qin receives prestigious VENI grant

Published on
July 13, 2004
Dr. Ling Qin, researcher at the Laboratory of Nematology, has recently been awarded the prestigious VENI grant from the Dutch Science Foundation (NWO). VENI is part of the Innovational Research Incentives Scheme, which was set up in 2000 by NWO, KNAW (Royal Dutch Academy of Arts and Sciences) and the universities jointly. The aim is to give talented, creative researchers the opportunity to conduct their own research program independently and promote talented researchers to enter and remain committed to the scientific profession.

Qin received this award for his investigations into the origins of plant parasitism in nematodes.