Koen Vandenbroeck

Ikerbasque Research Professor, UPV/EHU and Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience

Meet Koen

Research line: 
Neurogenomiks (Pharmacogenomics and genetics of autoimmune diseases) and ERTEK (Exploiting ER-associated cytokine folding/secretory pathways as novel therapeutic targets).
10 years of research experience in centres in Belgium (Rega Institute for Medical Research), Italy (San Raffaele Scientific Institute - DIBIT) and Ireland (Queen's University of Belfast).
1999 Teva and Marion Hoechst Roussel Young Investigator Award for Multiple Sclerosis Research; 2002 ISICR Milstein Young Investigator Award.
Head of the Neurogenomiks laboratory in the department of Neuroscience at the UPV/EHU and Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience in Bizkaia.
Doctor in Molecular Biology 1993 from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.