Solveig van der Vegt

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Solveig van der Vegt

Doctoral Student at the

Rex Richards Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QU


Cornell Univeristy, College of Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences with a minor in Mathematics.


Mathematical Biology, Modeling of Disease Progression, Cancer Cell Networks.


  • January 2016 - May 2018: Undergraduate Research project in the Fromme Lab at Cornell University on the substrate specificity of TRAPP complexes
  • July - August 2017: Summer Research Intern, Behavioral Genomics Group, MRC LMS, Imperial College
  • June - July 2015: Summer Research Intern, Medical Microbiology Department, University Medical Center Utrecht


Laura L. Thomas, Solveig A. van der Vegt, J. Chris Fromme. A Steric Gating Mechanism Dictates the Substrate Specificity of a Rab-GEF. Developmental Cell (2018).