De Duve Institute

Research

Genetics & Development


Protein Repair & Inborn Errors of Metabolism

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



Liver & Pancreas Development

Frédéric Lemaigre, Patrick Jacquemin
Molecular and cellular mechanisms regulating liver and pancreas development in vertebrates



Genetics of Human Diseases

Miikka Vikkula
Pathophysiology of vascular anomalies
Pathophysiology of cleft lip and palate



Genetic & Epigenetic Alterations in Eukaryotic Genomes

Anabelle Decottignies, Charles De Smet
Genetic alterations : DNA damage repair and telomere maintenance mechanisms Epigenetic alterations : DNA methylation in cancer and development



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