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Limburg Clinical Research Program

Limburg Clinical Research Program

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Projects led by:

Prof. dr. Jeroen Mebis, Prof. dr. Liesbet Mesotten, Prof. dr. Jean-Luc Rummens, Prof. dr. Gregory Sergeant, Prof. dr. Michiel Thomeer, Prof. dr. Kurt Van der Speeten, Prof. dr. Peter Adriaensens, Prof. dr. Jean-Paul Noben

PhD researchers:

dr. Charlotte Billiet (*), Elien Derveaux, Lieselotte Lemoine, Joy Lodewijckx, dr. Evelyne Louis (*), Bénedith Oben, dr. Jolien Robijns (*), dr. Karolien Vanhove

(*) PhD has been completed

A selection of the research projects:

  • develop strategies and methods to distinguish between cancer types and to detect them early
  • improving treatments to achieve better survival chances for cancer patients

Some key publications:

Pharmacokinetics of the perioperative use of cancer chemotherapy in peritoneal surface malignancy patients.

Van der Speeten K, Govaerts K, Stuart OA, Sugarbaker PH.

Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2012;2012:378064.
IF: 1.615

Metabolic phenotyping of human blood plasma: a powerful tool to discriminate between cancer types?

Louis E, Adriaensens P, Guedens W, Vanhove K, Vandeurzen K, Darquennes K, Vansteenkiste J, Dooms C, de Jonge E, Thomeer M, Mesotten L.

Ann Oncol. 2016 Jan;27(1):178-84
IF: 7.040