Koen Maessen B.ASc


Koen studied Applied Sciences at Fontys Hogescholen Eindhoven and received his Bachelor’s degree cum laude in 2014. During his internships at the University of Maastricht and Philips Healthcare in Eindhoven he focused on the detection of human mesenchymal stem cells in sheep tissue on DNA level (Maastricht) and on the coupling of DNA-oligonucleotides to magnetic beads in order to measure Influenza virus (Philips). Thereafter he gained more experience working at Rijnstate hospital in Arnhem for 3 years at the Laboratory of Clinical Chemistry and Hematology. Looking for new challenges, Koen joined the GenDx team in 2018 and he is highly motivated to contribute his skills and knowledge to the production and research of HLA typing solutions.