Team News

New European projects ahead!

Our team is part of two European projects starting in 2021: In Silico World and ONTOX projects. In In Silico World, our aim will be to develop a computational model to be used for In Silico trials of an Advanced Therapeutic Medicinal Product (ATMP) for the repair of deep osteochondral defects. In ONTOX, our team[...]
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Tim was awarded as the best poster presentation in GRC 2020

Tim Herpelinck won the best poster award at the Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on Bone and Teeth in Galveston, TX, US, 2-7 February, 2020. The title of his poster was “Single-cell transcriptome analysis of periosteum-derived progenitors with enhanced in vivo bone forming capacity”.
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Tim has won the best poster award at the Genetics and Genomics Symposium

Tim Herpelinck was awarded for the best poster of “Genetics and Genomics Symposium”, which is a yearly event organized by the biomedical doctoral school of KU Leuven for PhD students to present their work. His poster entitled “Single-cell transcriptome analysis of periosteum-derived progenitors with enhanced in vivo bone forming capacity”. The authors of the poster[...]
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Liesbet has won the Robert Brown Early Career Principal Investigator Award

Congratulation to Liesbet Geris for winning the Robert Brown Early Career Principal Investigator Award of TERMIS-EU. This award recognizes an individual, who has demonstrated outstanding achievements in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine research, during the early stages of his/her career with clear evidence of a growing profile. She will give her award[...]
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Mohammed Mehrian held his PhD defense

Mohammed Mehrian brilliantly defended his PhD thesis in the GIGA Leon Fredericq’s auditorium. The thesis entitled “Development and optimization of in silico models of 2D cell expansion and 3D neotissue formation in the context of tissue engineering therapy design and translation”. Doctor Mehrian will now join very soon ULB for a post-doc in the field[...]
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