Han Brunner

Titels Prof. dr.
Initials H.G.
Main position Hoogleraar RU/Afdelingshoofd
Disciplines Genetics
  Life sciences, medicine and health care
Chair Menselijke genetica
Domain Medical, Biomedical and Health Sciences
Membership Member
Since 2013
Member of Medical, Biomedical and Health Sciences
Employed by Radboud universitair medisch centrum
Department of Human Genetics 855
Postbus 9101
6500 HB Nijmegen
tel.  024 361 4017
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Han Brunner plays a leading role in clinical genetics. He studies the causes of intellectual disabilities and congenital defects. Brunner uses his experience as a physician to raise new research questions that can be explored in the laboratory. His research is helping to develop a new form of diagnostics in which an illness is treated within the context of the patient’s genetic background.