The Tytgat Institute for Liver and Intestinal Research

The liver and intestinal research of the AMC is concentrated in the Tytgat Institute. Research in the Tytgat Institute is both fundamental and translational, but always built on a clinical question, providing results that can be translated into clinical practice.

Housing more than 70 fundamental and clinical scientists, the Tytgat Institute is one of the leading international research centers in hepatology and gastroenterology. Extensive collaboration between physicians and researchers ensures a close link between the clinic and fundamental research.