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Maté Ongenaert

  • PhD
  • Senior scientist bio-informatics
  • Galapagos NV
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  • 816CitationsNumber of citations received by Maté's publications. Updated daily.

Recent publications

  • A high-throughput 3’ UTR reporter screening identifies microRNA interactomes of cancer genes

    • Van Peer G
    • Mets E
    • Claeys S
    • et al.
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  • Neutralization of IL-17C Reduces Skin Inflammation in Mouse Models of Psoriasis and Atopic Dermatitis

    • Vandeghinste N
    • Klattig J
    • Jagerschmidt C
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Senior scientist bio-informatics


October 2013 - Present

Postdoctoral researcher

Ghent University

October 2010 - October 2013(3 years)


PhD applied biological sciences: cell and gene biotechnology

Ghent University

October 2005 - January 2009(3 years)


* General - Multi-disciplinary solution-seeker, specialized in (methylation) biomarker discovery and applied bio-informatics - Discovery and validation of prognostic DNA-methylation biomarkers: from the initial research strategy over data analysis to set-up of the validation experiments - Excellent analytical skills, combined with affinity for clear communication and detailed reporting - Detailed analysis and research reports, with clearly formulated summaries, adapted for both scientific and business use - Fast and eager learner, both in biotechnology and informatics - Passion for educating people * Specialties - Discovery of bio-markers, using various technologies - Biological data analysis and reporting of various kinds, such as analysis and integration of (epi-) genetic datasets (array-based and sequencing data) - Sequence analysis, pattern discovery, large-scale alignments, phylogenetics - Text-mining, automated gathering and analyzing of scientific literature - Database technologies and data-mining - Passion for educating people with various knwoledge level and background

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