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Jakub Rychter, PhD

Contact Information

Address: Enric Casanovas 29SA
City: Barcelona
Postal Code: 08016
Country Name: Spain
Primary Phone Number: +0034-679009288

Directory Profile

Translation Service(s): Proofreading
ATA Certified: No
Interpreting Mode(s): None Selected
Interpreting Method(s) None Selected
Interpreting Setting(s): None Selected
Interpreting Only
Areas of Specialization:
None Selected
Interpreting Credentials:
Sign Language: No
Education: Doctorate
T&I Degree: No
Experience: 6 - 10 Years
Computer Equipment Used: PC
Translation Tools: MemoQ
Language Combinations:
German into English
Dutch into English
Native Language:
This is the dominant target language
Areas of Specialization:
Anatomy & physiology
Health care
Instruments, medical
Natural Sciences
Additional Information: Freelance medical translator. German and Dutch to English. Offering expertise in Medicine and Life Sciences in combination with language skills and cultural knowledge acquired by international upbringing.

Profile: ● PhD in Physiology and Immunology ● Native proficiency in English and Dutch acquired growing up in a bilingual household in the Netherlands. ● Near-native proficiency in German acquired growing up in Germany ● Over eight years of work experience in biomedical research in academia ● Experience in writing, editing, reviewing and publishing of medical research publications ● Author of several research publications in major international journals in the field of surgery, gastroenterology, parasitology, and physiology

Work Experience: ● Freelance translator since 2011 ● Guest Professor, Pompeu Fabra University, Mataro, Spain ● Dissertation director, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (link) ● Postdoctoral researcher, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain ● PhD candidate, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS), Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands ● Quality Assurance Coordinator, Department of pharmaceutical affairs, Sandoz/Novartis group, Almere, the Netherlands

Education: ● Ph.D: Physiology and Immunology, Utrecht University, the Netherlands ● M.Sc: Medical Biology, Radboud University, the Netherlands ● B.Sc: Medical Biology, Radboud University, the Netherlands


Mast cell degranulation inhibits motor patterns of human ileum and sigmoid colon in vitro: relevance for postoperative ileus. Rychter J, Ortega O, Berdun S, Arenas C, Lopez I, Espin F, Vergara P, Clavé P. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2015 May 13. doi: 10.1111/nmo.12589. [Epub ahead of print]

Colonic smooth muscle cells and colonic motility patterns as a target for irritable bowel syndrome therapy: mechanisms of action of otilonium bromide. J Rychter, F Espín, D Gallego, P Vergara, M Jiménez, P Clavé. Therap Adv Gastroenterol 7(4):156-66(2014)

Intestinal inflammation in postoperative ileus: pathogenesis and therapeutic targets. J Rychter, P Clavé. Gut 62(11):1534-5(2013)

CGRP1 receptor activation induces piecemeal release of protease-1 from mouse bone marrow-derived mucosal mast cells J Rychter, L van Nassauw, J-P Timmermans, LMA Akkermans, RHS Westerink, ABA Kroese. Neurogastroenterology and Motility 23(2):57-68(2011)

Impairment of intestinal barrier and secretory function as well as egg excretion during intestinal schistosomiasis occur independently of mouse mast cell protease-1. J Rychter, L. van Nassauw, JK Brown, E van Marck, PA Knight, HRP Miller, ABA Kroese, J-P Timmermans. Parasite Immunology 32:221-31(2010)

Pretreatment but not treatment with probiotics abolishes mouse intestinal barrier dysfunction in acute pancreatitis. J Rychter, L van Minnen, A Verheem, H Timmerman, G Rijkers, M Schipper, H Gooszen, L Akkermans, ABA Kroese. Surgery 145:157-67(2009)

On the contribution of mucosal mast cells to the regulation of mouse intestinal barrier function. J Rychter, Doctoral thesis (2010).

Co-authored publications:

Effects of nerve growth factor antagonist K252a on peritoneal mast cell degranulation. Berdun S, Rychter J, Vergara P. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2015 Nov 15;309(10):G801-6.

Peritoneal mast cell degranulation and gastrointestinal recovery in patients undergoing colorectal surgery. Berdún S, Bombuy E, Estrada O, Mans E, Rychter J, Clavé P, Vergara P. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2015 Jun;27(6):764-74.

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ATA Status: Associate Member
Payment Methods Accepted: Check
Currencies Accepted: US Dollar
British Pound

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