research Focus

The site in Ghent is embedded in the VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology and specializes in secondary metabolism. By constructing a unique in-house library with over 5000 secondary metabolites, the team developed a high throughput pipeline for comparative metabolic profiling. The introduction of Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry and the use of advanced data processing software (including basic statistics) ensures a straightforward and high-quality data output. Additional characterization of unknown compounds through CSPP (Candidate Substrate Product Pairs) network analysis or compound purification are also available, but optional.

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Publications

To showcase the world-class scientific research of the VIB Metabolomics Core Ghent, you can discover their scientific papers in more detail.

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Jobs

We are always on the lookout for highly motivated colleagues to join our team. If you are interested, please contact us.

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Team

The VIB Metabolomics Core Ghent can only thrive thanks to the dedication and commitment of its people, no matter what their function or seniority.

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Events

To stay up to date in rapidly developing fields, scientists regularly interact with (international) colleagues. Conferences and other (scientific) events are an excellent way to facilitate such a continent-spanning knowledge exchange.

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