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Els Van Mechelen

Head Research Centre Health and Water Technology

HOGENT Campus Vesalius
Keramiekstraat 80, 9000 Gent
+32 9 243 23 30

Department

  • School of Healthcare
  • School of Bioscience and Industrial Technology

Expertise

  • Medical bacteriology
  • Molecular biology
  • Phage therapy

Projects

  • Advanced Biomedical laboratory Technology for the study of gene expression in Tcells of HIV patients  april 2005 | October 2008
  • Study of microbiological applications of real time PCR (SMART) :  September 2009 | August 2013
  • Bioinformatics-driven development of a tailor made diagnostic multiplex PCR tool for the simultaneous quantitation of inflammatory factors in human blood, Perplex : October 2014 | September 2016
  • Phage Real Time Amplification for Molecular Enumeration : October 2016 | September 2018
  • Quantitative phage control for safe treatment of bacterial invasive species in cystic fibrosis patients Mucophage :  October 2018 | present

Publications