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Researcher

Stijn Deborggraeve

  • Keywords:B510-infections, B725-diagnostics, B780-tropical-medicine
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    Prof. Stijn Deborggraeve is tenure track professor and heads the Unit of Diagnostic Bacteriology at the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp. He obtained his PhD in pharmaceutical sciences at the KU Leuven, followed by a one-year postdoctoral research stay at the University of California Santa Barbara in the USA.

    His main research interests are the development and evaluation of innovative diagnostics for tropical infectious diseases for which he recently received the Merial Award for Parasitology (2013) and the Albert Dubois Award for Tropical Pathology (2014).