THESIS

Bachelor Thesis

Jolien De Visscher:

Bachelor thesis: Introduction to the topic “Stress in fish”.
Faculty of Bioengineering Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2014.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Anita Van Landschoot

Hendrik Smet:

Bachelor thesis: Quantification of hair glucocorticoids as biomarker for chronic stress in sheep (Ovis aries) and goat (Capra aegagrus hicrus) used for therapeutic, education and recreation purposes.
Hogeschool Gent, Belgium, 2019.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Bonnie Valgaeren

Master Thesis

Elien Vandenhove:

Master thesis: Cortisol as biomarker for stress – optimization and validation of an immunochemical method.
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2011.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Christof Van Poucke

Lesley Buytaert:

Master thesis: Amino acids in feed - optimization and validation of a chromatographic method.
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2011.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Christof Van Poucke

Kathleen Heymans:

Master thesis: Cortisol as biomarker for chronic stress across matrices and species.
Faculty of Bioengineering Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2013.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Anita Van Landschoot

Lore Schoutteten:

Master thesis: Determination of chronic stress across matrices and species: validation of a UPLC-MS/MS method for glucocorticoids in water and applicability of hair cortisol in pigs.
Faculty of Bioengineering Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2014.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Anita Van Landschoot

Jolien De Visscher:

Master thesis: The influence of chronic stress in the framework of a feeding experiment in tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
Faculty of Bioengineering Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2015.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Anita Van Landschoot

Ben Colpaert:

Master thesis: The influence of glucocorticoids on skeletal deformations in common carp (Cyprinus carpio).
Faculty of Bioengineering Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2016.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Dominique Adriaens, Anita Van Landschoot

Dennis Dils:

Master thesis: Development and validation of a UPLC-MS/MS method for quantification of corticosterone in snake skin as biomarker for chronic stress in reptiles.
Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2016.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, An Martel

Van Waeyenberghe Jitske:

Master thesis: Chronic stress: in snakes: smooth snake (Coronella austriaca), grass snake (Natrix natrix) and viper (Vipera berus).
Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2017.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, An Martel, Frank Pasmans

Vandenberghe Aron:

Master thesis: Morphometric characteristics of a fish scale under chronic stress conditions and subsequent effects on skeletal (de)formations in common carp (Cyprinus carpio).
Faculty of Bioengineering Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, 2017.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Dominique Adriaens, Anita Van Landschoot

Enyam Kodzo Agbeti Wisdom:

Master thesis: Effect of glucocorticoids on the virulence of Vibrio spp against brine shrimp larvae (Artemia franciscana).
Faculty of bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Belgium, 2017.
Promotor: Johan Aerts, Peter Bossier