Laboratory for the Research of Neurodegenerative Diseases

We investigate the basic mechanisms causing Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease starting from the genetic forms of these disorders.

Bart De Strooper

Group Leader
VIB Group Leader since 1999
Scientific Director, Dept. of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, 2007-16
Postdoc: EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany, 1994
PhD: Univ. of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, 1992
MD: Univ. of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, 1985

Research focus

We investigate the basic mechanisms causing Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease starting from the genetic forms of these disorders. We study the complex cellular phase of Alzheimer’s disease using single cell, genome wide transcription profiling with spatial and temporal resolution.

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Publications

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Jobs

We are always on the lookout for highly motivated colleagues to join our team. If you are interested, please contact us.

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Team

The Bart De Strooper’s Lab can only thrive thanks to the dedication and commitment of its people, no matter what their function or seniority.

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Events

To stay up to date in rapidly developing fields, scientists regularly interact with (international) colleagues. Conferences and other (scientific) events are an excellent way to facilitate such a continent-spanning knowledge exchange.

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