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Priority research topics
Department of Infection and Immunity
Department of Oncology
Department of Population Health
Clinical and Epidemiological Investigation Centre (CIEC)
Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg (IBBL)
Methodology and Statistics
Quantitative Biology Unit
Transversal Translational Medicine (TTM)
Business Development Office
Mission & Vision
FNR CORE scheme funds three research projects at LIH
fnr, core, liser, cancer, activasion, appeal, cytoskeleton, actin, healthcare
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) supports multi-annual thematic research programmes with its central funding instrument CORE. One research project s
January 20, 2020
Understanding how diffuse gliomas evolve
donc, nature, glioblastoma, glioma, glass consortium, cancer
The GLASS Consortium, involving Prof Simone P. Niclou from LIH, aims to characterise diffuse glioma cells both before and after therapy to find out how they cha
January 06, 2020
International recognition for Luxembourg allergy research
molecular and translational al, department of infection and im, international symposium on mo, isma 2019, allergy school on food allergy, prize, poster
A team of researchers from the Molecular and Translational Allergology group at the LIH’s Department of Infection and Immunity were recently awarded a series of
December 13, 2019
Pelican grant to support training and mobility for glioblastoma research project
pelican grant, fondation du pélican, yahaya abubakar yabo, neuro-oncology, norlux
Yahaya Abubakar Yabo is one of the winners of the 2019 Pelican Grant, awarded by the Fondation du Pélican de Mie et Pierre Hippert-Faber.
December 11, 2019
Young Investigator Award at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology
sno, ann-christin hau, neuro-oncology, norlux
From 20th to 24th November 2019 was held the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO) in Phoenix, Arizona, United States.
December 10, 2019
Where science and development aid meet
virology, judith hübschen, chantal snoeck, infectious disease
Between June and November 2019, four trainees from low- and middle-income countries earned travel grants in the context of two research and capacity building pr
December 09, 2019
Replace – Reduce – Refine in animal experimentation
3r, animal experimentation, animal experiments, anaïs oudin, reduce refine replace
On 6th November 2019 took place the “First Luxembourg 3R Symposium”, to which LIH actively participated.
December 05, 2019
Getting the tools for a successful PhD
national phd welcome day, doctoral candidates, luxembourg
On 21st November 2019, the fourth edition of the National PhD Welcome Day gathered doctoral candidates from all disciplines.
November 25, 2019
Digital data and AI to improve the lives of people with diabetes
colive, diabetes, guy fagherazzi, digital markers
A new research project aimed at significantly raising the quality of life of people with diabetes (PWD) launches today in Luxembourg: CoLive Diabetes.
November 15, 2019
Review of the year 2018 at LIH
annual report, activity report, ulf nehrbass, biomedical research, translational research
LIH and IBBL - Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg publish their 2018 activity report, an opportunity to look back on an eventful and fruitful scientific year.
November 12, 2019
Discovery of a link between diabetes and frailty in elderly people
gloria aguayo, frailty, diabetes, healthy ageing
A new study carried out by LIH has shown that people with diabetes aged more than 60 are frailer than people without diabetes.
November 12, 2019
Teenagers discovering medical sciences
medical research day, medical research, manon gantenbein, chl, clinical research
The successful 5th edition of the Medical Research Day (Journée de la Recherche Médicale) was held on 23rd October 2019 at the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg.
November 04, 2019
FNR Award for Outstanding Promotion of Science to the Public for LIH’s Science Quest
juliette pertuy, science quest, science communication, cancer, fnr awards
On Friday, 25 October 2019, the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) held the 11th edition of the FNR Awards Ceremony.
October 29, 2019
Cantabio Pharmaceuticals and LIH collaborate on the therapeutic targeting of DJ-1
feng he, cantabio, immune-associated, parkinson, alzheimer
The collaboration aims to explore the use of DJ-1-targeting small molecule drug candidates in immune-associated diseases.
October 23, 2019
Exchange on medical innovation and launch of inter-university partnership
vives, rejko krüger, laetitia huiart, belgian royal couple, university of luxembourg
On the occasion of the State visit of the King and Queen of the Belgians in Luxembourg, the fruitful
collaborations between the two countries were highlighted.
October 21, 2019
The therapeutic potential of natural killer cells on everyone's lips
nk2019, jacques zimmer, tatiana michel, markus ollert, natural killer cells
From 30th September to 3rd October 2019, close to 500 scientists from all over the world gathered at the 18th edition of the NK Meeting.
October 16, 2019
Europe no longer wants accidents and injuries
eu safety, eurosafe, dritan bejko, injury prevention, retrace, accident prevention
Are we safe from accidents and injuries in Europe?
October 15, 2019
LIH cancer researcher awarded for best preclinical oral presentation
eano, anna golebiewska, simone niclou, glioblastoma, cancer stem cells
A strong representation of the NorLux Neuro-Oncology Laboratory from LIH’s Department of Oncology was present at the 14th annual meeting of the EANO.
October 10, 2019
Life Sciences and Euron PhD Days
This year’s PhD Days, held from 23rd to 25th September on the Belval Campus, combined a traditional Life Sciences PhD Day with the Euron conference.
October 01, 2019
Boosting research in digital epidemiology and e-health
guy fagherazzi, e-health, digital epidemiology, digital health, population health
In June 2019, Dr Guy Fagherazzi was appointed Research Leader of the “Digital Epidemiology and E-health hub”, a new strategic position at LIH.
September 20, 2019