De Duve Institute

Research

Biochemistry

Protein Repair & Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Emile Van Schaftingen, Maria Veiga da Cunha
Protein deglycation
Neurometabolic disorders



Nucleoside Analogues in Leukaemia

Françoise Bontemps, Eric van de Neste
Mechanisms of action (activation, metabolism, apoptosis pathways,…) Mechanisms of resistance and search for improved efficacy



Protein Folding in Bacteria

Jean-François Collet
Oxidative protein folding in the periplasm Outer-membrane biogenesis



Protein Phosphorylation

Mark Rider
Control of cell function by insulin and AMP-activated protein kinase
Mass spectrometry



Metalloproteinases & Endometrium

Etienne Marbaix, Patrick Henriet
Local control of metalloproteinases expression and membrane control of MMPS activity
Endometrial xenografts



Trypanosome Metabolism

Paul Michels
Biology of glycosomes (assembly, metabolism...)
Metabolic capacities of trypanosomatids



miRNAs in physiology and disease

Guido Bommer
Role of the miRNAs downstream of the tumor suppressor p53 in cancer
Role of miRNAs in intestinal differentiation