PhD theses

K. Bielen:
"Etiopathogenesis and biomarker discovery in P. aeruginosa ventilator-associated pneumonia.", (2016)

K. Alpaerts:
"Gut lamina propria dendritic cells: actors in intestinal schistosomiasis and partners in neuro-immune communication.", (2015)

C. Van Dyck:
"Evaluation of Xience V® and Resolute® drug-eluting stents in a rabbit model of established atherosclerosis", (2014)

L. Uyttebroek:
"Characterization of enteric neurons during the development of the zebrafish, Danio rerio", (2014)

P. Verstraelen:
"Neuronal networks in vitro: spontaneous activity and synaptic plasticity in health and disease" , (2013)

K. Schnorbusch: 
"Neuroepithelial bodies as airway hypoxia sensors: re-evaluation of the concept in different live cell imaging models", (2013)

L. Avula:
“Expression and role of mas-related gene receptors in the neuroimmune interaction during intestinal inflammation”,  (2013)

R. Lembrechts:
“Study of the contribution of pulmonary neuroepithelial bodies to vagal reflex activities originating from stimuli in the airways”,  (2012)

B. Everaert:
"Study of the relation between expression of vascular adhesion molecules on endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) and their homing capacity to sites of tissue ischemia",  (2012)

J. Van Op den bosch:
“Morphological and functional characterisation of somatostatin and somatostatin receptors in the non-inflamed and inflamed murine ileum.”,  (2009)

I. De Proost:
"Functional exploration of the neuroepithelial body microenvironment in an ex vivo lung model",  (2008)

 I. Pintelon:
"In vitro fysiological and functional morfological study of pulmonary neuroepithelial bodies", (2007)

A. Berges:
Coronary blood flow in the non-infarcted myocardium during postinfarction remodelling”,  (2006)

F. De Jonge:
“Morphological and functional study of the interaction between mast cells and enteric neurons in the ileum of Schistosoma mansoni-infected mice”,  (2004)

K. Cryns:
“Analysis of genetic and epistatic factors responsible for inner ear defects in human and mouse”,  (2003)

J. Van Genechten:
“Functional morphological and quantitative study of neuroepithelial bodies and their complex innervation in rat models for primary pulmonary hypertension”,  (2003)

M. Wu:
“Morphological study of neuronal and non-neuronal elements in relation to motility in pig and rat esophagus”,  (2003)

F. Geurts:
“A morphological study of Golgi cells in relation to the cerebellar cortex”,  (2002)

J. Hens:
“Functional identification of enteric neurons in the small intestine of large mammals”,  (2002)

I. Brouns:
"Functional morphology of the selective innervation of neuroepithelial bodies: extremely complex airway receptors",  (2002)

A. De Laet:
"Morphological and functional study of the intrinsic innervation of the rat oesophagus", (2002)

W. Cornelissen:
"Study of the functional aspects of myenteric neurones with Dogiel type II morphology in mammals", (2000)