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In a new video by Technopolis, Frone Vandewiele, PhD student in the Voets lab, imparts some practical TRP-based advice.
Prof. Dr. Pierre Vanderhaeghen has been awarded the Generet Prize for Rare Diseases for his research into the development of the human brain and ways in which things sometimes go wrong. This prestigious Prize, awarded by the Generet Fund which is managed by the King Baudouin Foundation, is linked to funding with a value of one million euros.
An international team of researchers led by Patrik Verstreken at VIB-KU Leuven has succeeded in reversing the effects of Tau, a protein implicated in over 20 different diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease.
Dominique Morneau, chief editor of Nature Reviews Methods Primers, interviewed Liesbeth Minnoye about her experience writing a collaborative paper on chromatin accessibility profiling methods.
Researchers from the University of Surrey, VIB-KU Leuven, University of Lille, and a number of other institutions examined DNA variations in 151,188 Europeans without diabetes, to determine whether genetic differences can explain the known gender differences in how well the body is able to manage blood sugar and insulin levels.
Lots of activity in our building these weeks, as the labs located in ON4 are gradually moving to the new ON5 building this January and February.
Researchers from the lab of Wim Versées (VIB-VUB) in collaboration with the team of Patrik Verstreken (VIB-KU Leuven) presents the three-dimensional structure of an enzyme involved in Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, Alzheimer's disease, and Down syndrome.
Congrats to Lynette Lim, Stein Aerts, Sandrine Da Cruz, Matthew Holt and Pierre Vanderhaeghen on obtaining project funding from FWO!
Top research institutes from Germany, France, Belgium and the UK have formed a new alliance to combat neurodegenerative diseases. Their mission? Catalyzing a United Response in Europe to Neurodegenerative Diseases, or CURE-ND for short.
This year the ALS League, comes with a new challenge for De Warmste Week! One with which we can mark one of our points on our Bucket List!