VIB scientists overview

Cardiovascular medicine

  • Cédric Blanpain Lab*

    • ​embryonic development
    • stem cells and adult homeostasis
    • stem cells and tumor initiation
    • cancer stem cells
  • Peter Carmeliet Lab

    • ​Angiogenesis & Lymphangiogenesis
    • Neurobiology & Neurodegenration
    • Vessels, Oxygen & Metabolism
  • Holger Gerhardt Lab *

    • importance of tip cell biology in vascular patterning, tumour angiogenesis and ischemic disease

     

  • Diether Lambrechts Lab

    • connection between angiogenic factors and neurodegeneration
    • influence of SNPs, epigenetic changes and non-coding RNAs on gene expression and complex human traits and disease diversities
  • Massimiliano Mazzone Lab

    • genetic and molecular mechanisms regulating blood vessel endothelial cell fate
    • therapeutic angiogenesis for revascularization of ischemic tissues
  • Massimo Santoro Lab

    • identify new metabolic pathways important in vascular development, homeostasis and disease
    • study redox signaling and antioxidant response in endothelial cells