Givani Dewyn

CRIG member
Givani Dewyn

technician - Lab for paediatric oncogenomics, Center for Medical Genetics  (UGent)
Principal investigator: prof. Frank Speleman (PhD) 


Research focus

I assist PhD students and postdocs in their research projects in the Speleman lab.
My major focus is on technical assistance for the ongoing modeling and drugging efforts in zebrafish.


I obtained a Bachelor in Biotechnology (Vives, 2014).
As of October 2014, I got the opportunity to work as a cancer research technician in the lab of Frank Speleman.  
I obtained experience in animal modeling (zebrafish), In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) of zebrafish, In vivo drugging on zebrafish, RT-qPCR, PCR, DNA-RNA extraction from tissue and next-generation sequencing library preparation.

Contact & links

  • Lab address: Center for Medical Genetics Ghent (CMGG), Medical Research Building 1 (MRB1), campus UZ Gent, Corneel Heymanslaan 10, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
  • Speleman lab  
  • Center for Medical Genetics Ghent  
  • LinkedIn
  • Givani Dewyn is interested to receive invitations for presentations or talks