Characterization of the role of the cystine/glutamate aniporter or system xc and other glial glutamate transporters in multiple sclerosis: possible link with B2-adregenic receptor dysfunction.

  • Massie, Ann (Administrative Promotor)
  • De Keyser, Jacques (Scientific Promotor)
  • Laureys, Guy, (Co-Promotor)
  • Clinckers, Ralph, (Co-Promotor)

Project Details


Within this project we investigate the involvement of glutamate transporters, and more particular the cystine/glutamate antiporter or system xc-, in the pathology of multiple sclerosis.
Effective start/end date1/01/1131/12/12


  • glutamate transport
  • multiple sclerosis
  • xCT

Flemish discipline codes

  • Basic sciences
  • Pharmaceutical sciences