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The Institut Bordet Clinical Haematology Department specialises in determining and treating diseases of the blood.

The Institut Bordet is committed to the treatment of these diseases and to offering patients high-quality, individual treatment.

In addition to the traditional approach to blood diseases, the Institut is also engaged in the development of innovative and complex techniques and therapies.

The Institut’s mission covers three main university fields: clinical, research and teaching.

The multidisciplinary nature of the Department, in both its diagnostic and therapeutic approaches, forms an integral part of all decisions concerning the patient.

Research projects

Participation of the Hematology Department in research projects with the following laboratories :

EXPERIMENTAL HAEMATOLOGY LABORATORY (HEMEXP)
CLINICAL CELLULAR THERAPY RESEARCH LABORATORY (LTCC)

 

Project 1

The prognostic value of cognitive function, biomarkers of ageing and clinical factors in elderly patients with malignant haemopathy admitted for chemotherapy (Dominique Bron, MD, PhD)
  • Project leader : Dominique Bron
  • Collaborations : H. Wildiers, M. Delforge (KUL)
  • Funding : Télévie, FNRS, Fonds Yvonne Boël

Project 2

Interculturality and Transplantation  

Project 3

Role of radio-immunotherapy in myeloma

Project 4

Protocoles de recherche clinique académiques et pharmaceutiques
  • Project leaders : Dominique Bron and colleagues
  • Funding : Fonds Ariane, Pharma

Our team

Head of Department
- Prof Nathalie Meuleman - Haematological Medicine (multiple myeloma and plasmocytary disorders, autografts)

Heads of Clinic
- Prof Philippe Lewalle - Haematological Medicine (myeloproliferative syndrome, chronic myeloid leukaemia and allogeneic transplants)
- Prof Sebastian Wittnebel - Haematological Medicine (leukaemia, myelodysplasia, new drugs and
allogeneic transplants)
- Dr Marie Maerevoet - Haematological Medicine (lymphomas and lymphoproliferative disorders, new drugs,
autografts)
- Dr Cécile Springael -
Haematological Medicine (T lymphomas and rare lymphomas)

Professor Emeritus
Prof Dominique Bron - Haematological Medicine (rare lymphoma and chronic lymphoid leukaemia)

Resident
- Dr Marie Vercruyssen - Haematological Medicine (multiple myeloma and plasmocytic disorders, autografts)
- Dr Chloé Spilleboudt
Haematological Medicine (leukemias, myelodysplasias and allogeneic transplantations)
- Dr
Adriano SalaroliHaematological Medicine (myeloproliferative syndromes, myelodisplasia, acute leukemias and transplantations, apheresis)
-  Dr Fulvio Massaro

Head Nursing (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 33 55)
Patrick Crombez

Nursing «coordinator of allografts » (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 33 30)
- Marie-France Jaivenois
- Rezarta Ayazi

Nurses (health care coordinators) (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 73 94)
- Sophie Delaunois
- Zilfi Balci
- Julie Kiss

Apheresis unit and Stem Cell Collection (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 32 11)
Philippe Lewalle - Responsible physician
- Adriano Salaroli - Resident
- Corine Mal - Nurse (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 32 74)
- Walter Bellemans - Nurse
- Munteanu Nicoleta - Nurse
- Olivier Mugema - Nurse
- Denise Duthoit - Nurse

Transplantation Coordination (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 32 12)
- Sandra Michiels - Coordinator
- Redouane Rouas - Suppleant

Data Managing Unit
- Anne De Meuter - Nurse (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 72 05)
- Dominique De Poorter - Nurse (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 35 98)
- Sabrina Costantini Head (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 36 47)
- Delphine Leva - Administrative (Tel : +32 (0)2 541 33 57)

Quality Cell
- Aurélie Timmermans (Tel +32 (0)2 541 72 25)

Secretariat 
- Sabine Ackermans (Administration) - Tel : +32 (0)2 541 37 28
- Jennifer Marinus (Consultation) - Tel : +32 (0)2 541 36 84
- Nancy Martin (Consultation) - Tel : +32 (0)2 541 38 78
Marie-France Ebanga (Consultation) - Tel : +32 (0)2 541 36 84

25/02/2021

 Scientific publications

Immuno-comparative screening of adult-derived human liver stem/progenitor cells for immune-inflammatory-associated molecules.

Authors : Merimi M, Lagneaux L, Lombard CA, Agha DM, Bron D, Lewalle P, Meuleman N, Najimi M, Sokal EM, Najar M
Year : 2021
Journal : Inflamm Res

Biomarkers for Early Diagnosis of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Critically Ill Patients.

Authors : Debaugnies F, Mahadeb B, Nagant C, Meuleman N, De Bels D, Wolff F, Gottignies P, Salaroli A, Borde P, Voué M, Corazza F
Year : 2021
Journal : J Clin Immunol

New Anti-Leukemic Effect of Carvacrol and Thymol Combination through Synergistic Induction of Different Cell Death Pathways.

Authors : Bouhtit F, Najar M, Moussa Agha D, Melki R, Najimi M, Sadki K, Boukhatem N, Bron D, Meuleman N, Hamal A, Lagneaux L, Lewalle P, Merimi M
Year : 2021
Journal : Molecules
Volume : 26

Health-related quality of life and utility outcomes with selinexor in relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.

Authors : Shah J, Shacham S, Kauffman M, Daniele P, Tomaras D, Tremblay G, Casasnovas RO, Maerevoet M, Zijlstra J, Follows G, P Vermaat JS, Kalakonda N, Goy AH, Choquet S, Den Neste EV, Hill BT, Thieblemont C, Cavallo F, la Cruz F, Kuruvilla J, Hamad N, Bouabdallah R, Jäger U, Caimi P, Gurion R, Warzocha K, Bakhshi S, Sancho JM, Schuster M, Egyed M, Offner F, Vasilakopoulos TP, Samal P, Nagy A, Ku M, Canales Albendea MÁ
Year : 2021
Journal : Future Oncol

Importance of Crosstalk Between Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Cells and the Stromal Microenvironment: Direct Contact, Soluble Factors, and Extracellular Vesicles.

Authors : Dubois N, Crompot E, Meuleman N, Bron D, Lagneaux L, Stamatopoulos B
Year : 2020
Journal : Front Oncol
Volume : 10
Pages : 1422