VIB scientists overview

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  • Joris de Wit Lab

    • ​molecular mechanisms of neuronal connectivity
    • role of cell adhesion molecules in synapse development and function
  • Bioinformatics Service Lab

    • ​​data analysis and interpretation of sequence data 
    • spatial and  single-cell transcriptomics
    • genomics - transcriptomics
  • Michele Giugliano Lab

    • Biophysics of computations in single neurons
    • Experimental investigations of dynamical response properties of cortical neurons
  • Fabian Kloosterman Lab

    • Functional and structural organization of memory circuits in the brain
    • Identification of the role of specific brain areas and cell types in memory processing
    • Use of high density electrode arrays to observe neuron-neuron communication in vivo
  • Stuart Maudsley Lab

    • Understanding complex and multifactorial neurodegenerative diseases by unraveling interaction networks of genes and proteins.
    • Generation of receptor-based therapeutic strategies to regulate pathological disease networks.
    • Development of novel bioinformatic tools for therapeutic design
  • Alan Urban Lab

    • ​Deciphering the neural circuits involved in local perfusion in normal and pathological brain
    • Recording and manipulating the dynamic patterns of neural/hemodynamic activities
    • Imaging animal behaviors
  • Ludo Van Den Bosch Lab

    • ​acute and chronic axonal and neuronal degeneration and regeneration
    • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, hereditary motor neuropathy, frontotemporal dementia and stroke as a paradigm for acute neurodegeneration