Scientific Groups

Laboratory of Phytopatholgy

The Phytopathology unit focuses on the biology and impact of fungal, bacterial and viral plant pathogens

NMR & Structure Analysis Unit

The group is part of the Department of Organic and Macromolecular Chemistry at the Faculty of Sciences at Ghent University.

Plant Health & Protection Laboratory

We focus our research and education on sustainable production of agricultural and horticultural products.

Centre of microbial and plant genetics

The group is part of the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering at KU Leuven and is composed of eight research groups active in the area of molecular biology.


Microbial Processes and Interactions (MiPI, co-management with three other professors) at GxABT is globally devoted to the research, development and promotion of biotechnology products and processes using microorganisms and their metabolites in various domains.

Mass Spectrometry lab

The objective of the Mass Spectrometry Laboratory is to contribute to the development of new fundamental concepts and to enlighten their applications in the fields of analytical chemistry.

BIOSS Centre for biological signalling studies

The group will contribute to the interaction studies of CLPs with biological membranes.