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Master thesis students

Matts De Keuster: “Comparison of spatial mappings of key amino acid residues exposed at the ribosome exit tunnel inner surface across the three domains of life” (KU Leuven), supervised by Marc

Anton Gorokh: “Tuning the Anisotropy in 3D Matrices for in vitro Engineered Neuronal Systems” (KU Leuven), supervised by Ayse with Prof. Dr. Carmen Bartic (Soft Matter and Biophysics Department, KU Leuven)

Margaryta Ivanets: “Developing osteoarthritis models in mechanically loaded cartilage on chips” (KU Leuven), supervised by Ayse and Gabriele

Apolline Paquay: “In vitro and in silico tools to investigate molecular actors in lymphangiogenesis” (U. Liège), supervised by Sophie


List of previous master’s thesis students