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School of the Biological Sciences



Professor of Molecular Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology

Hendrik van Veen studies multidrug transporters that are members of different families of membrane proteins, that originate from various pathogenic microorganisms and human tumour cells, and that are structurally different but have a conserved function. Learn more


Research Areas

Membrane transporters     
Enzyme mechanism
Drug efflux
Drug recognition 


Membrane protein purification
Drug transport and binding essays
Electrophysiology and planar bilayers
Protepliposomes and nanodiscs 
Site-directed mutagenesis

Areas for Collaboration

Biochemical/structural mechanisms  
of bacterial drug resistance, persistance and tolerance


Research Theme