Dr. Mariet Feltkamp

Associate Professor, LUMC

Mariet Feltkamp is a medical virologist and Associate Professor at the LUMC Department of Medical Microbiology. She is a certified Dutch medical microbiologist with specializations in the field of clinical virology (both clinically and scientifically). In 2010, she discovered (and named) a new human polyomavirus in skin lesions of a trichodysplasia spinulosa patient (TSV or TSPyV). This virus was subsequently recognized as a separate polyomavirus species. Currently, she is focusing her attention on the epidemiology and pathogenesis of clinically-relevant polyomavirus infections, including