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Welcome to the Center for Medical Genetics
The Center for Medical Genetics Ghent has three main objectives: medical services, research and education. We provide our expertise for the diagnosis and care of patients with hereditary diseases.
We strive for a better understanding of these hereditary diseases and translate this knowledge in education in a variety of disciplines.

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Information about lab tests:
+32-9-332 24 77

Information about consultations:
+32-9-332 36 03

Events

Functional Genomic Analysis of Genetic Alterations in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis using Zebrafish as a Model System

29 May 2017 - 12:00pm

You are kindly invited to the invited speaker seminar, entitled “Functional Genomic Analysis of Genetic Alterations in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis u

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News

New Scientist Wetenschapstalent 2017

29 May 2017

Hetty Helsmoortel is één van de top-25 genomineerden in de New Scientist Wetenschapstalent 2017. Hetty heeft in belangrijke mate bijgedragen tot het kankeronderzoek van het Centrum voor Medische Genetica Gent en is inmiddels uitgegroeid tot een mediagenieke onderzoeker. De uiteindelijke winnaar wordt gekozen door een professionele jury en stemmen van het publiek. Stemmen kan t.e.m. maand...

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MicroRNA-184 is a downstream effector of albuminuria driving renal fibrosis in rats with diabetic nephropathy.

19 April 2017

Zanchi C, Macconi D, Trionfini P, Tomasoni S, Rottoli D, Locatelli M, Rudnicki M, Vandesompele J, Mestdagh P, Remuzzi G, Benigni A, Zoja C.Diabetologia. 2017 Mar 31. doi: 10.1007/s00125-017-4248-9. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 28364255 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]...

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Long non-coding RNAs in cutaneous melanoma: clinical perspectives doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.16478

19 April 2017

Eva Hulstaert1, Lieve Brochez1, Pieter-Jan Volders2,3,4, Jo Vandesompele2,3,4 and Pieter Mestdagh2,3,41 Department of Dermatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium...

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Model-Based Classification for Digital PCR: Your Umbrella for Rain

19 April 2017

Bart K. M. Jacobs*† , Els Goetghebeur†, Jo Vandesompele‡¶§, Ariane De Ganck¶, Nele Nijs¶, Anneleen Beckers¶, Nina Papazova∥, Nancy H. Roosens∥, and Lieven Clement*†§† Department of Applied Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium‡ Center for Medical Genetics Ghent (CMGG), Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium¶ Biogazelle, Zwijnaarde, Belgium§ Bio...

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