Didier Serteyn is graduated doctor in veterinary medicine from Liege University of Liege and obtained his PhD in 1989. As full Professor of equine anesthesia, surgery and intensive care, he is the head of the equine clinic of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
His applied research activities have brought essential knowledge in pathologies such as myopathy, laminitis, colic but also orthopedic developmental disease as osteochondrosis and acute or degenerative pathologies as tendinitis and osteoarthritis.
The themes of more fundamental research are related to oxidative stress, mitochondrial dysfunction, inflammation and regenerative medicine. He is author or co-author of more than 250 scientific papers published in peer-reviewed journals and 5 patents transferred to spin-off companies dedicated to equine biotechnology (BiopTis), regenerative medicine and cell therapy (RevaTis).