Team Group: Postdocs
Dr. Nicole Oatman
Nicole aims to gain a deeper understanding of the role of GATA3 misexpression in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.
T cells are essential white blood cells from the adaptive immune system – they protect us from pathogens and also kill tumour cells. In contrast to all other blood cells that develop in the bone marrow where also the hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) reside, T cell development takes place within the thymus. A decreased number of T cells, a … Read more
Jolien Van Hulle
Jolien studies αβ vs γδ T cell development at the single cell level.
Dr. Lena Böhme
FWO Postdoctoral Fellow My research focusses on the development of αβ and αδ T cells in the human thymus. To study the epigenetic drivers underlying their differentiation at high resolution, I make use of various single cell approaches such as scRNA-seq, scATAC-seq and CITE-seq. B.Sc. Molecular Biomedicine (2014, University of Bonn, Germany) M.Sc. Molecular Medicine … Read more
Tom supports the team by providing bioinformatics expertise in the analysis of both bulk and single cell sequencing data.