Molecular and Cellular Life Sciences

Current molecular, genetic and cellular research conducted at the Biology Department falls under four major research themes:

1. Laboratory of Pathophysiological Cell Signaling (led by Prof. Dr. Gustavo J. Gutierrez)

2. Developmental and Cell Stem Biology (led by Prof. Dr. Luc Leyns)

3. Insect Physiology (led by Prof. Dr. Ir. Guy Smagghe)

4. Viral Genetics (led by Prof. Dr. Jean-Pierre Hernalsteens)