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DEPARTMENT OF INFECTION & IMMUNITY
Platforms & Technologies
NextImmune - PhD training program
DEPARTMENT OF ONCOLOGY
Platforms & Technologies
Project group PPM3
Scientific Advisory Board
Canbio - PhD training program
DEPARTMENT OF POPULATION HEALTH
Scientific Advisory Board
Methodology and Statistics
Research Knowledge Transfer Office
Quality, Health, Safety and Environment
Mission & Vision
Organisation / management
Working with LIH
Crédit d’impôt recherche
Successful first Luxembourg Microbiology Day
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On 11th May 2017, the Luxembourg Society for Microbiology (LSfM) held its first national conference, the “1st Luxembourg Microbiology Day”.
May 16, 2017
Assessing cardiovascular health - Call for participation of Luxembourg residents to ORISCAV-LUX 2 study
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LIH’s Department of Population Health is currently conducting the second wave of the ORISCAV-LUX study .
May 10, 2017
Treating cancer with viruses - Inauguration of a new binational research unit
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On 2nd May, LIH and the renowned German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ) have inaugurated a new binational research unit named LOVIT.
May 02, 2017
Master detox molecule boosts immune defence
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LIH scientists discover an unknown immune mechanism.
April 19, 2017
Training on animal experimentation and welfare organised in Luxembourg
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Animal experimentation provides essential information to model and understand disease mechanisms which are otherwise impossible to unravel.
April 05, 2017
LIH coordinates the clinical phase of an innovative orphan drug in European sites
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VISION-DMD is an EU-US collaborative Horizon 2020 project which aims to advance the clinical development of the orphan drug vamorolone.
March 27, 2017
The Cancer Foundation supports a project on cancer virotherapy of a newly created research group at LIH and DKFZ
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The Cancer Foundation funds a research project that allows the optimal launch of a new research group created at LIH’s Department of Oncology.
March 09, 2017
Luxembourg’s injury surveillance system rated excellent and sustainable
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Accidents and intentional injuries are one of the major causes of death, hospital admissions and disabilities in Luxembourg.
March 07, 2017
FNR and LIH support Luxembourg research project on rare disease
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28th February 2017 marks the 10th international “Rare Disease Day”. The day serves to raise awareness around the research on rare diseases.
February 28, 2017
LIH and LNS cooperate on doctoral training
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In December 2016, LIH and the “Laboratoire national de santé” (LNS) signed a bilateral agreement to collaborate on the training of PhD candidates.
February 27, 2017
LIH contributes to an important worldwide study on blood pressure with national data
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Hypertension is the most important risk factor for cardiovascular disorders and chronic kidney disease.
February 01, 2017
Specialised training to accompany people with mental disorders for their professional reinsertion
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Mental disorders such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorders or schizophrenia affect about one third of Europe’s population.
January 30, 2017
Retrospective 2016: LIH’s highlights of the year
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2016 was a scientifically successful year for LIH, which pursued its mission to generate and translate research knowledge in the biomedical field.
January 24, 2017
Strengthened research activities in neuro-oncology and neurodegenerative diseases with FNR PEARL Chair Prof Mittelbronn
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Beginning of January 2017, renowned neuropathologist Prof Michel Mittelbronn joined the Laboratoire national de santé (LNS).
January 23, 2017
Erasmus+ Award for a multinational project coordinated by LIH
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On 19th December 2016, Dr Laurence Fond-Harmant was awarded an “Erasmus+ Strategic Project” trophy.
January 16, 2017
Advancing brain tumour research with preclinical MRI studies
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Research on pre-clinical animal models is an essential step in the testing of new treatments.
January 11, 2017
Funding for three collaborative research projects by the Personalised Medicine Consortium
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The Personalised Medicine Consortium (PMC) aims to build new collaborations and foster synergies between clinicians and researchers from Luxembourg.
December 16, 2016
National PhD Welcome Day: welcoming our young scientists
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On Wednesday 7th December 2016, the very first edition of the National PhD Welcome Day took place in Luxembourg-City at the Neumünster Abbay.
December 09, 2016
LIH researchers in touch with the public at the Researchers’ Days 2016
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The Researchers’ Days, organised by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) on 2nd and 3rd December 2016 were again a great success.
December 05, 2016
Interview with Dr Gunnar Dittmar, new Head of LIH’s Proteome and Genome Research Unit
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On 1st October 2016, Dr Gunnar Dittmar was appointed as Head of the Proteome and Genome Research Unit in LIH’s Department of Oncology.
November 30, 2016