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Doctor of Science, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Projects 2006 2022

Research Output 2001 2019

  • 763 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 36 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Poster
  • 1 Letter
Open Access
20 Downloads (Pure)

Identification of the invasive form of Corbicula clams in Ireland

Sheehan, R., Etoundi, E., Minchin, D., Van Doninck, K. & Lucy, F., 1 Aug 2019, In : Water (Switzerland). 11, 8, 1652.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Microsatellite Repeats

Body-size shifts in aquatic and terrestrial urban communities

Merckx, T., Souffreau, C., Kaiser, A., Baardsen, L. F., Backeljau, T., Bonte, D., Brans, K. I., Cours, M., Dahirel, M., Debortoli, N., De Wolf, K., Engelen, J. M. T., Fontaneto, D., Gianuca, A. T., Govaert, L., Hendrickx, F., Higuti, J., Lens, L., Martens, K., Matheve, H. & 7 others, Matthysen, E., Piano, E., Sablon, R., Schön, I., Van Doninck, K., De Meester, L. & Van Dyck, H., 7 Jun 2018, In : Nature. 558, 7708, p. 113-116 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

body size
habitat fragmentation
2 Downloads (Pure)
community dynamics
environmental conditions
asexual reproduction

Activities 2009 2010

  • 2 Participation in conference

14th Evolutionary Biology Meeting at Marseilles

Karine Van Doninck (Speaker)
21 Sep 201024 Sep 2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

12th International Rotifer Symposium ROTIFERA XII

Karine Van Doninck (Speaker)
16 Aug 200921 Aug 2009

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference


Androgenesis: origin and evolution in the freshwater clam genus Corbicula spp

Author: Etoundi, E., 19 Oct 2015

Supervisor: Van Doninck, K. (Supervisor), Kestemont, P. (President), Aron, S. (External person) (Jury), Backeljau, T. (External person) (Jury), Flot, J. (External person) (Jury) & Heude, C. (External person) (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences

Asexual bdelloid rotifer Adineta vaga submitted to desiccation: gateway to genetic exchanges and mechanisms of extreme resistance.

Author: Hespeels, B., 21 Oct 2016

Supervisor: Van Doninck, K. (Supervisor), Danchin, E. (External person) (Jury), Schön, I. (External person) (Jury), De Bolle, X. (Jury) & Depiereux, É. (President)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences

Comparative immunomodulatory responses and disease resistance of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum, 1792) juveniles fed selected nutritional compounds

Author: Trinh Dinh Khuyên, X., 16 Aug 2018

Supervisor: Kestemont, P. (Supervisor), Van Doninck, K. (President), Mandiki, R. (Jury), Bossier, P. (External person) (Jury), Tort, L. (External person) (Jury) & MURAILLE, E. (External person) (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences

Connecting the cell cycle and the pathogenicity of Brucella abortus. When a specific bacterial cell cycle arrest in G1 phase takes part in the colonization of mammalian cells

Author: Deghelt, M., 16 Dec 2013

Supervisor: De Bolle, X. (Supervisor), Letesson, J. (Supervisor), Muylkens, B. (Jury), Van Doninck, K. (President), THANBICHLER, M. (External person) (Jury) & ROOP II, R. M. (External person) (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences

Contribution à l'étude des interactions hôte-parasite chez Adineta vaga, une espèce de rotifère bdelloide

Author: Renoz, F., 2009

Supervisor: Van Doninck, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master typesMaster in Biology of organisms and ecology

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