Arthro-kinematics Vrije Universiteit Brussel
In the research unit ARKI, internal motion mechanisms in human joints are investigated in particular. Examples are the study of patterns of coupled motion in the cervical spine and in the lumbar spine as well as the study of locking and unlocking mechanisms in the joints of the extremities. Hereby, special attention is devoted to the variability of intra-articular rotation and translation components in healthy subjects and in patients. ...
Kalina Atanasova Ghent University
Vishwanatha Reddy Avalakuppa Papi Reddy Ghent University
Filip Barbé Ghent University
Caroline Bonckaert Ghent University
Sarah De Baets Ghent University
Diagnostic Parasitology Institute of Tropical Medicine
The Unit of Parasite Diagnostics studies human and animal African trypanosomiases, visceral leishmaniasis and Chagas’ disease. All these diseases are caused by infections with single-cell (unicellular) Trypanosomatidae parasites.
We focus on parasitological, serological, biochemical and genetic markers for diagnosis-, and determination of the disease stage, including treatment failure and healthy carier status. We are dedicated ...