Jo Vandesompele

Jo Vandesompele

Company: Ghent University & Biogazelle

Job title: Professor & Chief Scientific Officer


Jo Vandesompele has a Master of Science in Bio-engineering and a PhD in Medical Sciences. As Chief Scientific Officer, he is responsible for the scientific progress in the company. Jo also holds a professorship at Ghent University, studying (non-coding) RNA biology in cancer and developing nucleic acid quantification methods, amongst others in liquid biopsies. He is co-author of more than 200 peer-reviewed articles, together cited more than 30,000 times.


Exploiting RNA in Liquid Biopsies for Precision Medicine Purposes 1:45 pm

• Biofluids are rich sources of messenger RNA, circular RNA and microRNAs • The Human Biofluid RNA Atlas: a novel compendium of human extracellular transcriptomes • The Extracellular RNA Quality Control study: benchmarking plasma RNA transcriptome profilingRead more

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