Episode 63: Dick de ZeeuwFirst aired: Friday, 19 February 2016 at 18.32 hours
Professor de Zeeuw seizes the assassin?
Prof. Dick de Zeeuw is one of the leading researchers in the field of diabetes. Diabetes is often called the silent killer because of the almost invisible but serious damage by this epidemic. After his doctor exam de Zeeuw got an appointment at the Rijks-universiteit of Groningen and opted for the laboratory.
De Zeeuw is considered a fighter and by total passion for his profession are facing in the global front line with his research. With him and his research is primarily the role of excessive protein in the urine. De Zeeuw: "We have in the long term diabetes in its power, but now you have to tell someone where diabetes is identified on average more likely to die than a person with cancer."