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Jobs @ MBC
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MAmmalian Protein-Protein Interaction Trap – MAPPIT
VIB – Proteomics Expertise Center (PEC)
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Welcome to the website of the Medical Biotechnology Center
The Medical Biotechnology Center (MBC) is a VIB UGent Department
Department Director: Prof. Dr. Nico Callewaert
"Cutting edge bioinformatics to process Omics experiments data and extract relevant research questions."
"Innovative biotechnology to study, diagnose and treat immune-system related disease."
“Novel vaccines and antivirals against respiratory viruses such as influenza and RSV. ”
“Our unique mass spec proteomics approach enables us to shed light on biologically relevant protein modifications.”
"We aim to deepen fundamental understanding of receptor functioning to advance human health."
“Innovative technologies to create and improve organism wide protein-protein interaction maps.”
Upcoming Talks @ MBC
Elien Vandermarliere (Group Martens) & Laurens Vyncke (Group Tavernier)
Documents and info for newcomers
Recent MBC Articles
M2-based influenza vaccines: recent advances and clinical potential.
Increased Protein Degradation Improves Influenza Virus Nucleoprotein-specific CD8+ T cell Activation in vitro but not in C57BL/6 mice.
Chromatin recruitment of activated AMPK drives fasting response genes co-controlled by GR and PPARα.
The Arabidopsis Iron-Sulfur Protein GRXS17 Is a Target of the Ubiquitin E3 Ligases RGLG3 and RGLG4.
CEP5 and XIP1/CEPR1 regulate lateral root initiation in Arabidopsis.
Elucidation of the molecular mechanisms of two nanobodies that inhibit TAFI activation and TAFIa activity.
The growing story of (ARABIDOPSIS) CRINKLY 4.
Illumina MiSeq sequencing disfavours a sequence motif in the GFP reporter gene.
The Interactome of the Glucocorticoid Receptor and Its Influence on the Actions of Glucocorticoids in Combatting Inflammatory and Infectious Diseases.
Trapping mammalian protein complexes in viral particles.