Bart Lagerwaard defended his thesis successfully

Published on
March 12, 2021

On Friday March 12th Bart defended his thesis "Muscle Mitochondrial Health. Ageing, Physical Activity and Molecular Mechanisms".

Bart studied how to prevent age-related decline in muscle mass and function, with a specific emphasis on the role of the mitochondria Bart took a multi-discplinary approach using both non-invasive technologies to study human muscle mitochondrial function as well as (epi)genetic analysis of cellular models and human muscle biopts.