PhD dissertations

Ivan Kopljar, PhD Biochemistry & Biotechnology, University of Antwerp, Jan 2013

The Ciguatoxin Gambierol Reveals a Novel Binding Site and Mechanism of Action in Voltage-Gated K+ Channels. (External jury: F.Elinder, Linköping University, Sweden; J. Mólgo, CNRS, Institut de Neurobiologie Alfred Fessard, France)

 

Elke Bocksteins, PhD Biochemistry & Biotechnology, University of Antwerp, April 2010

Silent Kv subunits: Their Molecular Interaction with Kv2 Subunits and their Contribution to IK in DRG Neurons. (External jury: DP Mohapatra, University of Iowa, USA; V. Seutin, Ulg, Belgium)

 

Inge Boulet, PhD Biomedical Sciences,  University of Antwerp, Sep 2007

Structure and Function Analysis of the KCNQ1 Channel in Relation to the LQT1 Syndrome. (External jury: P Volders, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands; A Varró, University of Szeged, Hungary)

 

Johan Saenen, PhD Medical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Jun 2007

Functional Analysis of hERG Potassium Channels & Mutations Underlying the Long QT Syndrome.(External jury: M. Veldkamp, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Heidbüchel, KUL, Belgium)

 

Diane Van Hoorick, PhD Biochemistry,  University of Antwerp, May 2006

Molecular and Biophysical Analysis of KChIP β-subunits for Kv Channels. (External jury: K. Sipido, KUL, Belgium; E. Wettwer, University of Dresden, Germany)

 

Alain Labro, PhD Biochemistry, University of Antwerp, May 2005

Molecular Determinants for Gating of Kv Channels. (External jury: J. Tytgat, KUL, Belgium; M. Samson, University of Oxford, UK)

 

Natacha Ottschytsch, PhD Biochemistry, University of Antwerp, May 2005

Electrically Silent Subunits of Kv Channels. (External jury: J. Tytgat, KUL, Belgium; M. Stocker, UCL, UK)