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Doctor Bart Loeys

Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem (Belgium)

Member of:

European Heart Rythm Association

Bart Loeys is professor of medical genetics at the Center for Medical Genetics of the Antwerp University Hospital in Belgium and in the department of Human Genetics in the Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. He trained as a pediatrician in Ghent, Belgium and as a clinical geneticist in the McKusick-Nathans Institute for Genetic Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University Hospital in Baltimore, USA. Special interests include connective tissue disorders, specifically heritable aortic aneurysm syndromes. In collaboration with professor Dietz from Johns Hopkins, he described a new aortic aneurysm syndrome which now bears their names.

Patient derived iPSC-modelling of inherited cardiovascular disorders

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Basic Science

Session type: Symposium


Recent advances in the genetic architecture of valve disease

Event: ESC Congress 2018

Topic: Genetics, Epigenetics, ncRNA

Session type: Symposium


Genetics of sudden cardiac death

Event: ESC Congress 2017

Topic: Sudden death / resuscitation

Session type: Symposium


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