An international panel of scientists has reviewed the quality of the research of the Laboratory of Nematology. These peer reviews are carried out every five years and are aimed at evaluating the quality of research at Dutch universities.
For the third time in a row the research programme of Nematology has been given the highest rating for quality, relevance and viability. The international committee stated “The Laboratory of Nematology is innovative, ambitious, clearly directed and performs exceptionally well. Worldwide it ranks among the top groups in the field of basic and applied nematology” and “This prolific group continues to expand its international scientific reputation by approaching new research areas, adopting up-to-date techniques and proactively addressing future challenges”.