PhD defence of Mrs Anna Faivre
On February 1 2022, Mrs Anna FAIVRE defended succesfully her PhD thesis entitled "The role of tubular cell metabolism in chronic kidney disease progression". Her thesis was conducted under the direction of Prof. Sophie DE SEIGNEUX, clinical affiliate in the Department of Cell physiology and metabolism.
Chronic renal failure affects more than 10% of the world population and current treatments are still limited. During her PhD thesis, Mrs Anna FAIVRE explored the role of renal tubular cell metabolism in the progression of chronic renal failure, using a translational approach combining cellular, animal and human models.
1 Feb 2022