News for ldri
February 22, 2021
New article – A study combining metabolomics and...
Laure Bindels’ team (Metabolism and Nutrition research group) is particularly interested in cancer cachexia, a multifactorial syndrome responsible for weight loss and poor response to anti-cancer treatment among cancer patients. This syndrome is characterised by multiple metabolic...Click to know more
February 12, 2021
Frédéric Peyrusson - Thesis defence
Intracellular persistence of Staphylococcus aureus: From observations to mechanisms Frédéric PEYRUSSON - Translational Research from Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology to Treatment Optimization (TFAR) - Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology (FACM), LDRI, UCLouvain Promoter:...Click to know more
January 06, 2021
New article - A role for bile acids in cancer...
A role for bile acids in cancer cachexia-associated liver inflammation For several years, Laure Bindels' team (MNUT group) has been working on the contribution of the gut-liver axis to the development of cancer-associated cachexia. Cancer cachexia regroup the panel of metabolic alterations...Click to know more
December 22, 2020
Florian Gourgue - Thesis defence
Investigation of the apelin adipokine as a potential therapeutic target for breast cancer patients in the context of obesity Florian GOURGUE - REMA (Biomedical Magnetic Resonance) and MNut (Metabolism and Nutrition), LDRI, UCLouvain. Supervisors : Prof. Bénédicte F. Jordan et Prof....Click to know more
December 22, 2020
Céline SCHOONJANS - Thesis defence
Tumor microenvironment involvement in the metabolic reprogramming induced by the PDK inhibitor dichloroacetate Céline SCHOONJANS - REMA (Biomedical Magnetic Resonance), LDRI, UCL and FATH (Pharmacologie et Thérapeutique), IREC, UCL Supervisors : Bernard Gallez (promotor) and Olivier...Click to know more