Jean-Marc Raymackers

Lecturer, Institute of Physical Education and Rehabilitation Muscle Exercise laboratory

Universite Catholique de Louvain

Jean-Marc Raymackers

Jean-Marc Raymackers is a neurologist. During his PhD in JM Gillis’s lab, he worked on pathophysiology and therapy on several animal models of muscular dystrophies. He used multifunctional evaluation, including in vivo testing, muscle mechanics, (immuno-) histology, and biological analyses, etc… After a post-doc in J Melki’s lab, he developed a neuronal cell model of spinal muscular atrophy. He is now full-time lecturer at the Université catholique de Louvain. He is working on pathophysiology and therapy of neuromuscular disorders, through cellular and animal models. He is involved in the WP7.2-7.4 packages of the TREAT-NMD network.


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