New PhD student

Within the Enzymares Project, we are looking for a new PhD student. The successful PhD candidate will focus on the discovery of novel enzymes from marine microalgae and their potential for valorisation using a combination of enzymatic and proteomic screenings and multi-omics (whole genome sequencing and annotation, transcriptomics) of promising…

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Our team is growing

The Blue Growth Team is growing. We welcome two new postdocs Dr. Eveline Diopere and Dr. Maaike Vercauteren  and one new PhD student Annabel Mathiske. We also continue to expand our collaborative network and support four new joint PhD Students. Three of them (Jenevieve Hara, Mathilde Falcou-Préfol and Thanh Nguyen) will…

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A healthy sea, a healthy society

Last week, PhD student Emmanuel Van Acker and myself were interviewed by a journalist of the Flemish newspaper De Standaard on Emmanuel’s PhD research. We talked about his research on sea spray aerosols and how this may contribute to human health. Emmanuel was the winner of the Dr. Delcroix Incentive…

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