Endocrinology, diabetology, metabolic diseases

PhD projects:

Obesity, metabolic syndrome and liver disease
PhD student: An Verrijken

Endocrine disrupting environmental chemicals: from accumulation to their role in the global neuro-endocrine epidemic of obesity and its metabolic consequences
PhD student: Eveline Dirinck

Other projects:

Type I Viscera  project. Promotoren: Prof. Dr .L. Van Gaal en Prof. Dr. C. De Block

Genetic analysis of five candidate genes in the pathogenesis of obesity.  01/01/2013 - 31/12/2016

European projects:


European Commission 7th Framework programme A systems biology approach to RESOLVE the molecular pathology of two hallmarks of patients with metabolic syndrome and its co-morbidities; hypertriglyceridemia and low HDL-cholesterol


    resolve               european commission                              seventh framework programme



Te starten projecten

Onderzoek van de T cel subtype balans in kinderen geïnfecteerd met het respiratoir syncyticiaal virus.