PrincipAL Investigators

Achieving great things through strong teamwork.

A comprehensive group of Principal Investigators dedicated to tumor   immunology is located at the Laboratory of Translational Immunology.

A complementary composition of PIs with different backgrounds such as biochemistry, biology, clinical translation, and daily patient care creates an environment in close collaboration with academic and commercial partners for novel and innovative therapies aiming to overcome some of the major medical challenges of today.


  • Jaap Jan Boelens (Topic Scout) and Stefan Nierkens
  • Niels Bovenschen
  • Jurgen Kuball (Chair) and Zsolt Sebestyen
  • Jeanette Leusen (Co-Chair)
  • Monique Minnema and Reinier Raymakers
  • Eric Spierings