KU Leuven

(Catholic University of Leuven):




Senna Staessens

Senna graduated as a Master of Biomedical Sciences at the KU Leuven in 2016. Immediately after, he joined the Laboratory for Thrombosis Research as a PhD student to participate in the stroke research program. The main focus of his PhD is to unravel both clinical and fundamental aspects of acute ischemic stroke, mainly by analyzing cerebral thrombi that were retrieved from patients.



Stroke, thrombi, histology