Loos, B.G.

+31 20 59 80558
3n-03
b.loos@acta.nl
acta ( mondgezondh )
Professor (Periodontology)

Expertise

  • Periodontology
  • Immunology
  • Genetics

Professional interests

  • Relationship Oral health and chronic inflammatory diseases
  • Microbiology
  • Mathematically modeling

Professional employment history

Year
Occupation
2015 – currentDirector Postgraduate Master’s program in Oral Health Sciences (OHS), Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
2015 – currentFaculty Steering Committee for Scientific Research (CWO), Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
2013 – currentChairman Section Periodontology and Oral Biochemistry, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
2008 – 2012Chairman Department of Conservative and Preventive Dentistry, and Head Section Periodontology/Oral Biochemistry, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
2011 – currentProfessor, Periodontology, Dept. of Periodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
2006 – 2011Professor, Immunobiology of periodontal infections, Dept. of Periodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
1996 – currentDirector postgraduate profile Periodontology (part of PG programme OHS since 2015), Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
1996 - 2008Director Teaching Staff Periodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.
1993 - 2006Associate Professor, Dept. of Periodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), The Netherlands.

Selected scientific publications

Genome-wide association meta-analysis of coronary artery disease and periodontitis reveals a novel shared risk locus. Munz M, Richter GM, Loos BG, Jepsen S, Divaris K, Offenbacher S, Teumer A, Holtfreter B, Kocher T, Bruckmann C, Jockel-Schneider Y, Graetz C, Munoz L, Bhandari A, Tennstedt S, Staufenbiel I, van der Velde N, Uitterlinden AG, de Groot LCPGM, Wellmann J, Berger K, Krone B, Hoffmann P, Laudes M, Lieb W, Franke A, Dommisch H, Erdmann J, Schaefer AS. Sci Rep. 2018 Sep 12;8(1):13678. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-31980-8.
Characterization of oral polymorphonuclear neutrophils in periodontitis patients: a case-control study. Nicu EA, Rijkschroeff P, Wartewig E, Nazmi K, Loos BG. BMC Oral Health. 2018 Aug 24;18(1):149. doi: 10.1186/s12903-018-0615-2.\
Survival, Retention, and Selective Proliferation of Lymphocytes Is Mediated by Gingival Fibroblasts
Moonen CGJ, Alders ST, Bontkes HJ, Schoenmaker T, Nicu EA, Loos BG, de Vries TJ. Front Immunol. 2018 Jul 25;9:1725. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2018.01725. eCollection 2018.
Emerging Concepts in the Resolution of Periodontal Inflammation: A Role for Resolvin E1. Balta MG, Loos BG, Nicu EA. Front Immunol. 2017 Dec 14;8:1682. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2017.01682. eCollection 2017. Review.
Periodontitis as a possible early sign of diabetes mellitus
Teeuw WJ, Kosho MX, Poland DC, Gerdes VE, Loos BG. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2017 Jan 19;5(1):e000326. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2016-000326. eCollection 2017.

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)

 

Ancillary activities

Last changes Ancillary activities: Amsterdam 05 december 2018