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 (215)

Isolation and functional analysis of phage-displayed antibody fragments targeting the staphylococcal superantigen-like proteins

Alanko Ida, Sandberg Rebecca, Brockmann Eeva Christine, de Haas Carla J.C., van Strijp Jos A.G., Lamminmäki Urpo, Salo-Ahen Outi M.H. Aug 2023, In: MicrobiologyOpen. 12 , p. 1-19

Evaluation of silver bio-functionality in a multicellular in vitro model:towards reduced animal usage in implant-associated infection research

Cecotto Leonardo, Stapels Daphne A.C., van Kessel Kok P.M., Croes Michiel, Lourens Zeldali, Vogely H. Charles, van der Wal Bart C.H., van Strijp Jos A.G., Weinans Harrie, Amin Yavari Saber 5 Jun 2023, In: Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology. 13 , p. 1-13 13 p.

MABTRAINS:Numerous anti-infective modalities ride together

van Strijp Jos A.G. 10 May 2023, In: Cell Host and Microbe. 31 , p. 687-688 2 p.

Author Correction:Human CEACAM1 is targeted by a Streptococcus pyogenes adhesin implicated in puerperal sepsis pathogenesis (Nature Communications, (2023), 14, 1, (2275), 10.1038/s41467-023-37732-1)

Catton Erin A, Bonsor Daniel A, Herrera Carolina, Stålhammar-Carlemalm Margaretha, Lyndin Mykola, Turner Claire E, Soden Jo, van Strijp Jos A G, Singer Bernhard B, van Sorge Nina M, Lindahl Gunnar, McCarthy Alex J 9 May 2023, In: Nature Communications. 14

Human CEACAM1 is targeted by a Streptococcus pyogenes adhesin implicated in puerperal sepsis pathogenesis

Catton Erin A., Bonsor Daniel A., Herrera Carolina, Stålhammar-Carlemalm Margaretha, Lyndin Mykola, Turner Claire E., Soden Jo, van Strijp Jos A.G., Singer Bernhard B., van Sorge Nina M., Lindahl Gunnar, McCarthy Alex J. 20 Apr 2023, In: Nature Communications. 14

Evaluating the Targeting of a Staphylococcus-aureus-Infected Implant with a Radiolabeled Antibody In Vivo

van Dijk Bruce, Hooning van Duyvenbode J. Fred F., de Vor Lisanne, Nurmohamed F. Ruben H.A., Lam Marnix G.E.H., Poot Alex J., Ramakers Ruud M., Koustoulidou Sofia, Beekman Freek J., van Strijp Jos, Rooijakkers Suzan H.M., Dadachova Ekaterina, Vogely H. Charles, Weinans Harrie, van der Wal Bart C.H. Mar 2023, In: International journal of molecular sciences. 24 , p. 1-9 9 p.

Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties of host defense peptides against Staphylococcus aureus

Cecotto Leonardo, van Kessel Kok, Wolfert Margreet A., Vogely Charles, van der Wal Bart, Weinans Harrie, van Strijp Jos, Amin Yavari Saber 21 Oct 2022, In: iScience. 25 , p. 1-17 17 p.

Toward Understanding How Staphylococcal Protein A Inhibits IgG-Mediated Phagocytosis

Cruz Ana Rita, Bentlage Arthur E H, Blonk Robin, de Haas Carla J C, Aerts Piet C, Scheepmaker Lisette M, Bouwmeester Inge G, Lux Anja, van Strijp Jos A G, Nimmerjahn Falk, van Kessel Kok P M, Vidarsson Gestur, Rooijakkers Suzan H M 24 Aug 2022, In: Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 209 , p. 1146-1155 10 p.

Natural Human Immunity Against Staphylococcal Protein A Relies on Effector Functions Triggered by IgG3

Boero Elena, Cruz Ana Rita, Pansegrau Werner, Giovani Cinzia, Rooijakkers Suzan H.M., van Kessel Kok P.M., van Strijp Jos A.G., Bagnoli Fabio, Manetti Andrea G.O. 11 Mar 2022, In: Frontiers in Immunology. 13 , p. 1-14

Human monoclonal antibodies against Staphylococcus aureus surface antigens recognize in vitro and in vivo biofilm

de Vor Lisanne, van Dijk Bruce, van Kessel Kok, Kavanaugh Jeffrey S., de Haas Carla, Aerts Piet C., Viveen Marco C., Boel Edwin C., Fluit Ad C., Kwiecinski Jakub M., Krijger Gerard C., Ramakers Ruud M., Beekman Freek J., Dadachova Ekaterina, Lam Marnix G. E. H., Vogely H. Charles, van der Wal Bart C. H., van Strijp Jos A. G., Horswill Alexander R., Weinans Harrie, Rooijakkers Suzan H. M. 6 Jan 2022, In: eLife. 11 , p. 1-25

All research output

Thank you for your review!

Has this information helped you?

Please tell us why, so that we can improve our website.

Working at UMC Utrecht





Practical uses cookies

This website uses cookies This website displays videos from, among others, YouTube. Such parties place cookies (third-party cookies). If you do not want these cookies, you can indicate that here. We also place cookies ourselves to improve our site.

Read more about the cookie policy

Agree No, rather not