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Microtubule dynamics in developmental and cell biology


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Education/Academic qualification

Medical Sciences, PhD, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

1 Jan 20135 Jul 2018

Award Date: 5 Jul 2018

Research area keywords

  • Microtubule remodelling
  • cell biology
  • Developmental biology
  • Stem Cell Biology

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Research Output

  • 3 Article
  • 1 Comment / Debate

BMP4 plays a role in apoptosis during human preimplantation development

De Paepe, C., Aberkane, A., Dewandre, D., Essahib, W., Sermon, K., Geens, M., Verheyen, G., Tournaye, H. & Van de Velde, H., 1 Jan 2019, In : Molecular Reproduction and Development. 86, 1, p. 53-62 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Expression of adhesion and extracellular matrix genes in human blastocysts upon attachment in a 2D co-culture system

Aberkane, A., Essahib, W., Spits, C., De Paepe, C., Sermon, K., Adriaenssens, T., Mackens, S., Tournaye, H., Brosens, J. J. & Van De Velde, H., 1 Jul 2018, In : Molecular Human Reproduction. 24, 7, p. 375-387 13 p., gay024.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum to: Deregulation of the endometrial stromal cell secretome precedes embryo implantation failure [Mol Hum Reprod (2017)]doi:10.1093/molehr/gax023

Durairaj, R. R. P., Aberkane, A., Polanski, L., Maruyama, Y., Baumgarten, M., Lucas, E. S., Quenby, S., Chan, J. K. Y., Raine-Fenning, N., Brosens, J. J., Van de Velde, H. & Lee, Y. H., 1 Jan 2017, In : Molecular Human Reproduction. 23, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

Efficient definitive endoderm induction from mouse embryonic stem cell adherent cultures: A rapid screening model for differentiation studies

Mfopou, J. K., Geeraerts, M., Dejene, R., Van Langenhoven, S., Aberkane, A., Van Grunsven, L. A. & Bouwens, L., 1 Jan 2014, In : Stem Cell Research. 12, 1, p. 166-177 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
17 Citations (Scopus)


BSRM Award for best oral communication

Aberkane, Asma (Recipient), 2 Dec 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)