Where to find us?
Jobs @ MBC
Jobs outside of MBC
MAmmalian Protein-Protein Interaction Trap – MAPPIT
VIB – Proteomics Expertise Center (PEC)
Resources for employees
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
Bram Van Den Eeckhout (Group Tavernier ) & Leander Huyghe (Group Tavernier)
Documents and info for newcomers
Recent MBC Articles
Regulation of Kynurenine Biosynthesis during Influenza Virus Infection.
De novo design of a biologically active amyloid.
Uncoordinated regulation of focal adhesions and cytoskeletal tension due to the loss of a-type lamins.
Increased Protein Degradation Improves Influenza Virus Nucleoprotein-Specific CD8+ T Cell Activation In Vitro but Not in C57BL/6 Mice.
Modular Integrated Secretory System Engineering in Pichia pastoris To Enhance G-Protein Coupled Receptor Expression.
Peptide-level Robust Ridge Regression Improves Estimation, Sensitivity, and Specificity in Data-dependent Quantitative Label-free Shotgun Proteomics.
Inﬂuenza and Memory T Cells: How to Awake the Force.
Xilmass: A New Approach toward the Identification of Cross-Linked Peptides.
Proteomics in the genome engineering era.
HIV-1 Vpr N-terminal tagging affects alternative splicing of the viral genome.