Department of Pharmacology
Gunther Antonissen completed his Master’s Degree in Veterinary Medicine at Ghent University in Belgium in 2011. He completed his PhD in Veterinary Sciences at Ghent University in 2015, studying “The predisposing effect of mycotoxins deoxynivalenol and fumonisins on necrotic enteritis in broiler chickens”. Currently, he is a Post-doctoral Researcher in Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Biochemistry, and Department of Bacteriology, Pathology and Avian Diseases at Ghent University, investigating “The impact of mycotoxins and phytogenic on the intestinal physiology and micro-biota”. He is a frequent speaker at animal and poultry scientific conferences and technical meetings.
animal and poultry
The impact of mycotoxins on human and animal host susceptibility to infectious diseases