Manon Koster was born on the 3rd of June in 1997. In 2015, she started her bachelor Biomedical Sciences at Maastricht University, specializing in Human Movement Sciences. Her bachelor thesis focused on protein and resistance training in prostate cancer patients. After finishing her bachelor in 2018, she started the master Human Movement Sciences at Maastricht University, specializing in Sports and Nutrition. During her master thesis, she focused on the effect of carnitine on insulin sensitivity, metabolic flexibility, and acetylcarnitine concentrations in type 2 diabetes patients.
After successfully finishing her master in 2019, she is now working as a research assistant in the Diabetes and Metabolism Research Group.