LEMP

The Laboratory of Experimental Medicine and Pediatrics (LEMP) is a multidisciplinary research team that incorporates the fundamental, clinical and translational research activities of 7 research laboratories of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University of Antwerp.

Head of LEMP is prof dr Benedicte De Winter

LEMP includes the research laboratories of:

  • Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolic diseases (Head: prof dr Christophe De Block)
  • Gastroenterology & Hepatology (Head: prof dr Sven Francque)
  • Intensive care (Head: prof dr Philippe Jorens)
  • Neonatology (Head: prof dr Antonius Mulder)
  • Nephrology (Head: prof dr Daniel Abramowicz)
  • Pediatrics (Head: prof dr Stijn Verhulst)
  • Pneumology (Head: prof dr Jan van Meerbeeck)

 


Contact

LEMP Director:
Benedicte De Winter
University of Antwerp
Fac. Medicine & Health Sciences
Universiteitsplein 1
B-2610 Antwerp,
Belgium
benedicte.dewinter@uantwerpen.be

Contact

Secretary:
Jessy Michiels
Campus Drie Eiken
Gebouw T 3.30
Universiteitsplein 1
B-2610 Antwerp
Belgium
Tel. +32 3 265 26 32
Jessy.michiels@uantwerpen.be

Key publications

Phthalate and alternative plasticizers in indwelling medical devices in pediatric intensive care units
Govindan Malarvannan   Onghena Matthias   Verstraete Soren   van Puffelen Esther   Jacobs An   Vanhorebeek Ilse   Verbruggen Sascha C. A. T.   Joosten Koen F. M.   Van den Berghe Greet   Jorens Philippe   Covaci Adrian  
Journal of hazardous materials - ISSN 0304-3894-363 (2019) p. 64-72
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The potential role of vascular alterations and subsequent impaired liver blood flow and hepatic hypoxia in the pathophysiology of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
van der Graaff Denise   Kwanten Wilhelmus   Francque Sven  
Medical hypotheses - ISSN 0306-9877-122 (2019) p. 188-197
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Low hepatitis C prevalence in Belgium : implications for treatment reimbursement and scale up
Litzroth Amber   Suin Vanessa   Wydham-Thomas Chloé   Quoilin Sophie   Muyldermans Gaëtan   Vanwolleghem Thomas   Kabamba-Mukadi Benoît   Verburgh Vera   Jacques Marjorie   Van Gucht Steven   Hutse Veronik  
BMC public health - ISSN 1471-2458-19 (2019)
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MicroRNAs in acute kidney injury and kidney transplantation
Ledeganck Kristien   Gielis Els   Abramowicz Daniel   Stenvinkel Peter   Shiels Paul G.   Van Craenenbroeck Amaryllis  
Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology - ISSN 1555-9041- (2019) p. 1-15
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Non-invasive biomarkers of acute rejection in kidney transplantation : novel targets and strategies
Eikmans Michael   Gielis Els   Ledeganck Kristien   Yang Jianxin   Abramowicz Daniel   Claas Frans F.J.  
Frontiers in Medicine - ISSN 2296-858X-5 (2019)
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Epidermal growth factor and its influencing variables in healthy children and adults
Meybosch Sarang   De Monie Amandine   Anné Charlotte   Bruyndonckx Luc   Jürgens Angelika   De Winter Benedicte   Trouet Dominique   Ledeganck Kristien  
PLoS ONE - ISSN 1932-6203-14:1 (2019)
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Comparison of GeneXpert MRSA/SA ETA assay with semi-quantitative and quantitative cultures and nuc gene-based qPCR for detection of Staphylococcus aureus in endotracheal aspirate samples
Coppens Jasmine   van Heirstraeten Liesbet   Ruzin Alexey   Yu Li   Timbermont Leen   Lammens Christine   Matheeussen Veerle   McCarthy Michael   Jorens Philippe   Ieven Margaretha   Kumar-Singh Samir   Goossens Herman   Malhotra Surbhi  
Antimicrobial resistance & infection control - ISSN 2047-2994-8 (2019)
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Electrolytes disturbances after kidney transplantation
De Waele Liesbeth   Van Gaal Pieter-Jan   Abramowicz Daniel  
Acta clinica Belgica - ISSN 1784-3286-74:1 (2019) p. 48-52
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Wide variation in severe neonatal morbidity among very preterm infants in European regions
Bonamy Anna Karin Edstedt   Zeitlin Jennifer   Piedvache Aurelie   Maier Rolf F.   van Heijst Arno   Varendi Heili   Manktelow Bradley N.   Fenton Alan   Mazela Jan   Cuttini Marina   Norman Mikael   Petrou Stavros   Van Reempts Patrick   Barros Henrique   Draper Elizabeth S.   Martens E.   Martens G.   Van Reempts P.   Boerch K.   Hasselager A.   Huusom L.   Pryds O.   Weber T.   Toome L.   Varendi H.   Ancel P. Y.   Blondel B.   Burguet A.   Jarreau P. H.   Truffert P.   Maier R. F.   Misselwitz B.   Schmidt S.   Gortner L.   Baronciani D.   Gargano G.   Agostino R.   DiLallo D.   Franco F.   Carnielli V.   Koopman-Esseboom C.   Van Heijst A.   Nijman J.   Gadzinowski J.   Mazela J.   Graca L. M.   Machado M. C.   Rodrigues Carina   Rodrigues T.   Piedvache A.  
Archives of disease in childhood : fetal and neonatal edition - ISSN 1359-2998-104:1 (2019) p. F36-F45
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Amnioinfusion compared with no intervention in women with second-trimester rupture of membranes : a randomized controlled trial
van Kempen Liselotte E.   van Teeffelen Augustinus   de Ruigh Annemijn   Oepkes Dick   Haak Monique   van Leeuwen Elisabeth   Woiski Mallory   Porath Martina   Bax Caroline   van Wassenaer-Leemhuis Aleid   Mulder Antonius   van der Ham David   Willekes Christine   Franssen Maureen   Derks Jan   Schuit Ewoud   Mol Ben   Pajkrt Eva  
Obstetrics and gynecology - ISSN 0029-7844-133:1 (2019) p. 129-136
Assessment of biopsy-proven liver fibrosis by two-dimensional shear wave elastography : an individual patient data based meta-analysis
Herrmann Eva   de Lédinghen Victor   Cassinotto Christophe   Chu Winnie C. -W.   Leung Vivian Y. -F.   Ferraioli Giovanna   Filice Carlo   Castera Laurent   Vilgrain Valerie   Ronot Maxime   Dumortier Jerome   Guibal Aymeric   Pol Stanislas   Trebicka Jonel   Jansen Christian   Strassburg Christian   Zheng Rongqin   Zheng Jian   Francque Sven   Vanwolleghem Thomas   Vonghia Luisa   Manesis Emanuel K.   Zoumpoulis Pavlos   Sporea Ioan   Thiele Maja   Krag Aleksander   Cohen-Bacrie Claude   Criton Aline   Gay Joel   Deffieux Thomas   Friedrich-Rust Mireen  
Hepatology - ISSN 0270-9139-67:1 (2018) p. 260-272
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Influence of IL-6, IL-33, and TNF-alpha on human mast cell activation : lessons from single cell analysis by flow cytometry
Cop Nathalie   Ebo Didier   Bridts Christiaan   Elst Jessy   Hagendorens Margo   Mertens Christel   Faber Margaretha   De Clerck Luc S.   Sabato Vito  
Cytometry: part B: clinical cytometry - ISSN 1552-4949-94:3 (2018) p. 405-411
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Clinical and virological heterogeneity of hepatitis delta in different regions world-wide : the Hepatitis Delta International Network (HDIN)
Wranke Anika   Pinheiro Borzacov Lourdes M.   Parana Raymundo   Lobato Cirley   Hamid Saeed   Ceausu Emanoil   Dalekos George N.   Rizzetto Mario   Turcanu Adela   Niro Grazia A.   Lubna Farheen   Abbas Minaam   Ingiliz Patrick   Buti Maria   Ferenci Peter   Vanwolleghem Thomas   Hayden Tonya   Dashdorj Naranjargal   Motoc Adriana   Cornberg Markus   Abbas Zaigham   Yurdaydin Cihan   Manns Michael P.   Wedemeyer Heiner   Hardtke Svenja  
Liver international - ISSN 1478-3223-38:5 (2018) p. 842-850
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Effect of residual doxycycline concentrations on resistance selection and transfer in porcine commensal escherichia coli
Peeters Laura E.J.   Croubels Siska   Rasschaert Geertrui   Imberechts Hein   Daeseleire Els   Dewulf Jeroen   Heyndrickx Marc   Butaye Patrick   Haesebrouck Freddy   Smet Annemieke  
International journal of antimicrobial agents - ISSN 0924-8579-51:1 (2018) p. 123-127
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Evidence for a primate origin of zoonotic Helicobacter suis colonizing domesticated pigs
Flahou Bram   Rossi Mirko   Bakker Jaco   Langermans Jan A. M.   Heuvelman Edwin   Solnick Jay V.   Martin Miriam E.   O'Rourke Jani   Le Duc Ngoan   Nguyen Xuan Hoa   Nakamura Masahiko   Overby Anders   Matsui Hidenori   Ota Hiroyoshi   Matsumoto Takehisa   Foss Dennis L.   Kopta Laurice A.   Omotosho Oladipo   Franciosini Maria Pia   Proietti Patrizia Casagrande   Guo Aizhen   Liu Han   Borilova Gabriela   Bracarense Ana Paula   Linden Sara K.   De Bruyckere Sofie   Zhang Guangzhi   De Witte Chloe   Smet Annemieke   Pasmans Frank   Ducatelle Richard   Corander Jukka   Haesebrouck Freddy  
The ISME journal : multidisciplinary journal of microbial ecology - ISSN 1751-7362-12:1 (2018) p. 77-86
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Full bibliography of this research group