prof. dr. J.A.G. (Jos) van Strijp

prof. dr. J.A.G. (Jos) van Strijp

Full Professor
prof. dr. J.A.G. (Jos) van Strijp
  • Department of Medical Microbiology

Research Programs

Infection & Immunity



Jos van Strijp is Professor of Experimental Microbiology in the Utrecht. He was educated in Utrecht, New York (Rockefeller) and Boston. He now leads a group of 25 scientists, all involved in bacterial pathogenesis. Van Strijp has an H-factor of 41, has published in many top journals (Cell, Nature Immunol, J Exp Med J Clin Invest Cell Host Microbes etc) and 145 papers in total. Van Strijp has supervised 35 PhD students and 15 Postdocs. He was Keynote speaker at more than 30 occasions and gave more than 100 invited talks, worldwide. Van Strijp has organised and lectured in many courses in Infectious diseases as well as in Immunology in Utrecht, Amsterdam, Denmark, Norway, Brazil and Germany. Van Strijp is editor of several journals and regular referee for a great variety of organizations such as NWO (NL), STW (NL) and The Welcome Trust (UK).  In addition, he is Panel member on major funding schemes such as DFG (Germany), SFI (Ireland), AKA (Finland), ANR (France) and SRC (Sweden). Van Strijp is Director of the Graduate School PhD and the Journal of Innate Immunity.

Research Output (198)

Signal inhibitory receptor on leukocytes-1 recognizes bacterial and endogenous amphipathic alpha-helical peptides

Rumpret Matevž, von Richthofen Helen J., van der Linden Maarten, Westerlaken Geertje H.A., Talavera Ormeño Cami, van Strijp Jos A.G., Landau Meytal, Ovaa Huib, van Sorge Nina M., Meyaard Linde okt 2021, In: FASEB Journal. 35 , p. 1-19 19 p.

Staphylococci evade the innate immune response by disarming neutrophils and forming biofilms

de Vor Lisanne, Rooijakkers Suzan H M, van Strijp Jos A G 6 mrt 2020, In: FEBS letters. 594 , p. 2556-2569 14 p.

The orphan immune receptor LILRB3 modulates fc receptor-mediated functions of neutrophils

Zhao Yuxi, Van Woudenbergh Esther, Zhu Jing, Heck Albert J.R., Van Kessel Kok P.M., De Haas Carla J.C., Aerts Piet C., Van Strijp Jos A.G., McCarthy Alex J. 15 feb 2020, In: Journal of Immunology. 204 , p. 954-966 13 p.

Host–receptor post-translational modifications refine staphylococcal leukocidin cytotoxicity

Tromp Angelino T., van Gent Michiel, Jansen Joris P., Scheepmaker Lisette M., Velthuizen Anneroos, de Haas Carla J.C., van Kessel Kok P.M., Bardoel Bart W., Boettcher Michael, McManus Michael T., van Strijp Jos A.G., Lebbink Robert Jan, Haas Pieter Jan A., Spaan András N. 1 jan 2020, In: Toxins. 12 15 p.

Combating Implant Infections:Shifting Focus from Bacteria to Host

Amin Yavari Saber, Castenmiller Suzanne M, van Strijp Jos A G, Croes Michiel 2020, In: Advanced materials. 32 , p. 1-25


Teirila Laura, Leskinen Katarzyna, Malm Tarja, de Haas Carla, van Kessel Kok, van Strijp Jos, Jozsi Mihaly, Saavalainen Paivi, Meri Seppo, Haapasalo Karita okt 2019, In: Molecular Immunology. 114 , p. 431-431

Conserved wall teichoic acid modifications of Staphylococcus aureus ST395 and coagulase negative staphylococci interact with Macrophage Galactose-Type C-Type Lectin and affect dendritic cells response

Mnich M. E., van Dalen R., Gerlach D., Hendriks A., Xia G., van Strijp J. A. G., van Sorge N. M. sep 2019, In: European Journal of Immunology. 49 , p. 19-20

Do not discard Staphylococcus aureus WTA as a vaccine antigen

van Dalen Rob, Molendijk Michèle M, Ali Sara, van Kessel Kok P M, Aerts Piet, van Strijp Jos A G, de Haas Carla J C, Codée Jeroen, van Sorge Nina M 1 aug 2019, In: Nature. 572 , p. E1-E2

The C-Type Lectin Receptor MGL senses N-acetylgalactosamine on the unique Staphylococcus aureus ST395 Wall Teichoic Acid

Mnich Malgorzata E, van Dalen Rob, Gerlach David, Hendriks Astrid, Xia Guoqing, Peschel Andreas, van Strijp Jos A G, van Sorge Nina M 20 jun 2019, In: Cellular microbiology. 21 10 p.

A Common Genetic Variation in Langerin (CD207) Compromises Cellular Uptake of Staphylococcus aureus

van Dalen Rob, Fuchsberger Felix F., Rademacher Christoph, van Strijp Jos A. G., van Sorge Nina M. 29 mei 2019, In: Journal of Innate Immunity. 12 , p. 191-200 10 p.

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