Ben Scheres

Professor at the Department of Biology


  • Developmental biology
  • Advanced microscopy
  • Genetics
  • Genomics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological process modeling

For more details see personal website

Work Contribution within SIREN

  • Development of automated high-throughput in-situ hybridization (HT-ISH) for early plant embryos
  • Identification of transcription factors binding to cis-elements in WOX9, ACR4, PLT2 and AtML1 promoters
  • Expression analysis and Functional studies of transcription factors
  • Examination of cross-talk and connections between key regulators within known signalling pathways
  • Integratation of genetic and molecular connections in computer models

Working Group
Ming Luan
Dr. Renze Heidstra

Universiteit Utrecht
Faculty of Sciences
Department of Biology
Padualaan 8
3584 CS Utrecht
The Netherlands

Universiteit Utrecht