prof. Alain Verstraete (MD, PhD)

CRIG member
Alain Verstraete

Senior full professor (part-time) at Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of Ghent University
Head to the toxicology lab at Ghent University Hospital


Research focus

Bioanalysis of cancer drugs (busulfan, TKI’s and others). We determine the concentration of cancer drugs in blood in order to determine whether the patient receives the correct dose. The lab is equipped with state-of-the-art high-resolution and triple quadrupole mass spectrometers.

Research team

  • Prof. Alain Verstraete - principal investigator, senior full professor
  • Nick Verougstraete - doctoral fellow, resident Ghent University Hospital


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