Caterpillars can consume plastics, but it is not a magic solution. Caterpillars can consume plastics! Back in 2017, the world was getting to know this extraordinary phenomenon by global news coverage of findings of Bombelli et al.
Neurobiologists at KU Leuven have discovered how the signalling molecule Neuromedin U plays a crucial role in our learning process. The protein allows the brain to recall negative memories and, as such, learn from the past.
PhD Candidate - Department of Applied Physics University of Ghent
Postdoctoral fellow Department of Applied Physics University of Ghent
Junior research professor (tenure track ZAPBOF), Chemical biology / medicinal chemistry of infectious diseases Universiteit Antwerpen