Jonas Defoort

Phd Student
(Group member since 2014)


+ 32 (0) 9 33 13 544

VIB / Ghent University
Bioinformatics & Systems Biology
Technologiepark 927
B-9052 Gent
BELGIUM

CV

  • January 2014 – present: PhD student, Bioinformatics & Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Plant Systems Biology, VIB, Gent, Belgium.
  • 2012 – 2013: MSc thesis, entitled “Integration of molecular interactions in gene regulatory networks”, Promoter: Prof. Yves Van de Peer, Co-promoter: Dr. Vanessa Vermeirssen, Bioinformatics & \ Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Plant Systems Biology, VIB, Gent, Belgium.
  • 2011 – 2012: MSc Biochemistry and Biotechnology, major in bioinformatics an Systems biology, Ghent University, Belgium.

Research

Gene regulatory networks

Papers

(1) Li, Z., Defoort, J., Tasdighian, S., Maere, S., Van de Peer, Y., De Smet, R. (2015) Gene duplicability of core genes is highly consistent across all angiosperms. The Plant Cell 28(2):326-44.











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VIB / UGent
Bioinformatics & Evolutionary Genomics
Technologiepark 927
B-9052 Gent
BELGIUM
+32 (0) 9 33 13807 (phone)
+32 (0) 9 33 13809 (fax)

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