Carl Vael

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Affiliation: AZ St-Blasius
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The importance of the development of the intestinal microbiota in infancy
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Curr Opin Pediatr 21:794-800. 2009
  2. pmc Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis of neonatal intestinal microbiota in relation to the development of asthma
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Microbiol 11:68. 2011
  3. pmc Intestinal microflora and body mass index during the first three years of life: an observational study
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Gut Pathog 3:8. 2011
  4. pmc Early intestinal Bacteroides fragilis colonisation and development of asthma
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Pulm Med 8:19. 2008
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal analysis on the association between antibiotic use, intestinal microflora, and wheezing during the first year of life
    Stijn L Verhulst
    University of Antwerp, Department of Pediatrics, Wilrijk, Belgium
    J Asthma 45:828-32. 2008
  6. pmc Differences in gut microbiota composition between obese and lean children: a cross-sectional study
    Liene Bervoets
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Gut Pathog 5:10. 2013
  7. pmc Intrauterine exposure to environmental pollutants and body mass index during the first 3 years of life
    Stijn L Verhulst
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Health Perspect 117:122-6. 2009
  8. pmc Development of a multiplex PCR for the detection of asa1, gelE, cylA, esp, and hyl genes in enterococci and survey for virulence determinants among European hospital isolates of Enterococcus faecium
    Vanessa Vankerckhoven
    Laboratory of Medical Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4473-9. 2004

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint The importance of the development of the intestinal microbiota in infancy
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Curr Opin Pediatr 21:794-800. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the current understanding of the intestinal microbiota in infants. The potential consequences of different colonization patterns on child health and possible preventive interventions are discussed...
  2. pmc Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis of neonatal intestinal microbiota in relation to the development of asthma
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Microbiol 11:68. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the association between early intestinal colonisation and the development of asthma in the first 3 years of life using DGGE (denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis)...
  3. pmc Intestinal microflora and body mass index during the first three years of life: an observational study
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Gut Pathog 3:8. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  4. pmc Early intestinal Bacteroides fragilis colonisation and development of asthma
    Carl Vael
    Department of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Pulm Med 8:19. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the association between early intestinal colonisation and the development of asthma in the first 3 years of life...
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal analysis on the association between antibiotic use, intestinal microflora, and wheezing during the first year of life
    Stijn L Verhulst
    University of Antwerp, Department of Pediatrics, Wilrijk, Belgium
    J Asthma 45:828-32. 2008
    ..To examine the association between the intestinal flora at the age of three weeks and wheezing during the first year of life in a prospective birth cohort study...
  6. pmc Differences in gut microbiota composition between obese and lean children: a cross-sectional study
    Liene Bervoets
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Gut Pathog 5:10. 2013
    ..Secondly, associations between analysed gut bacterial species, dietary compounds, energy intake and biochemical blood parameters are evaluated...
  7. pmc Intrauterine exposure to environmental pollutants and body mass index during the first 3 years of life
    Stijn L Verhulst
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Health Perspect 117:122-6. 2009
    ..We investigated the association between body mass index (BMI) standard deviation score (SDS) and prenatal exposure to hexachlorobenzene, dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE), dioxin-like compounds, and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)...
  8. pmc Development of a multiplex PCR for the detection of asa1, gelE, cylA, esp, and hyl genes in enterococci and survey for virulence determinants among European hospital isolates of Enterococcus faecium
    Vanessa Vankerckhoven
    Laboratory of Medical Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4473-9. 2004
    ..Molecular analysis showed the intrahospital spread of esp-positive VREF clones (in Italy) and hyl-positive VREF clones (in the United Kingdom); the role of hyl remains to be elucidated...