The Erasmus MC is committed to a healthy population and excellence in healthcare through research and education ( The Department of Viroscience of the Erasmus MC runs an extensive experimental research program on the epidemiology, pathogenesis, prevention and treatment of infections by human and animal viruses. The research groups of Prof R. Fouchier and Dr. B. van den Hoogen are focused on the molecular biology and evolution of (respiratory) viruses in humans and animals.

PI: Dr. B. van den Hoogen
Early Stage Researcher: Pau Ribo Molina

PI: Prof. Fouchier
Early Stage Researcher: Susma Balasubramaniam