As a multidisciplinary research laboratorium, the different LEMP divisions at the University of Antwerp and Antwerp University Hospital exchange their expertise on basic science and clinical medicine.

Besides, we have ongoing collaborations with other research groups within the University of Antwerp and Antwerp University Hospital:

  • laboratory of Urology (prof. dr. em. Jean Jacques Wyndaele, prof. dr. Stefan De Wachter, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences): interaction between bladder and rectum and the role of afferent nerves
  • laboratory of Cell Biology and Histology (Prof. dr. Jean Pierre Timmermans, Department of Veterinary Sciences, University of Antwerp): histology, immunohistochemistry, tracerstudies
  • Molecular imaging Center Antwerp (prof. dr. Steven Staelens): follow-up of experimental colitis by µPET/CT scan
  • laboratory of Physiopharmacology (prof. dr. Wim Martinet, prof. dr. Guido De Meyer, prof. dr. Pieter-Jan Guns)
  • laboratory of Cardiology (prof. dr. Christiaan Vrints, prof. dr. Vivi Conraads)
  • laboratory of Pediatrics and FLUIDDA: image processing of upper airways in children with chronic obstructive sleep apnoe.
  • Pediatrics and Neurology : Klinische relevantie en maatschappelijk belang van detectie van aanvallen bij het kind met epilepsie in de thuissituatie