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Robot Orchestra at Logos Laura Maes,∗† Godfried-Willem Raes,∗† and Troy Rogers∗∗ ∗University College Ghent Department of Music Hoogpoort 64, 9000 Ghent, Belgium †Ghent University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Sciences Blandijnberg 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium laura.maes@hogent.be godfriedwillem.raes@logosfoundation.org ∗∗University of Virginia McIntire(More)
A new drug molecule (IMOL 881) was synthesized and is showing interesting trypanocidal properties. The test results on animal models indicate activity against several trypanosome species, both in the veterinary and in the human medicine application fields. The species tested so far include: T. evansi, T. equiperdum, T. gambiense and T. rhodesiense. The good(More)
Belgium obtained the bovine tuberculosis (bTB) officially free status in 2003 (EC Decision 2003/467/EC). This study was carried out to evaluate the components of the current bTB surveillance program in Belgium and to determine the sensitivity of this program. Secondly, alternatives to optimize the bTB surveillance in accordance with European legislation(More)
A sensitive ELISA method has been developed for measuring the trypanocidal drug melarsoprol. The test allows for the detection of the drug in human sera and in cerebrospinal fluid at the ng/ml level. Preliminary analyses on patient sera and CSF confirm the feasibility of the method. Further application of the test will enable to conduct the necessary(More)
This study reports the evaluation of the technical and clinical validation of the O-DiaBorburg kit (DIA), Borrelia burgdorferi PCR kit, ISEX (GENE), and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato Real-TM (SAC) for the diagnosis of neuroborreliosis in cerebrospinal fluid based on both Borrelia DNA and CSF samples from patients with clinical suspicion of(More)