ImmunoMetNet is organized by researcher from Amsterdam UMC. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have specific questions about the symposium.

Main organizer

Jan van den Bossche

Translational Macrophage Immunometabolism group, Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology, Amsterdam UMC – VUmc, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Website Jan van den Bossche

Email: [email protected]

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Interests: Immunometabolism; Innate immunity; Macrophage heterogeneity and plasticity; Immunometabolites


Chun-Xia Yi

Neuron – microglial interaction in metabolic diseases, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Amsterdam UMC – AMC, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Website Chun-Xia Yi

Email: [email protected]

Interests: Microglial immunometabolism; Neuron – microglial interaction; Genetic defects caused metabolic disorders. 

Junior Organizers

Let us know if you want to help us organizing this nice day!


Eva Dirx-Beuling (Amsterdam Gastroenterology Endocrinology Metabolism)
Marian Siersema, Monique Fleers (Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology)