Linda De Meirleir

Professor in Neurology and Pediatric Neurology

Universite Catholique de Louvain

Linda De Meirleir

Professor Linda De Meirleir is head of the department of pediatric neurology and is particularly interested in metabolic and neuromuscular diseases.

The prime focus in the clinic is the care of patients that need an exact diagnosis in the field of neuromuscular and metabolic diseases and  the multidisciplinary follow-up.

Research is done in our centre particularly on the investigation of mitochondrial diseases on the molecular level in mt DNA and the nuclear genes such as genes involved in mitochondrial depletion and assembly genes of the respiratory chain.