05 November 2020 09:00 AM
WEBINAR: Lecture series Infection & Immunity: "Transcriptional and metabolic regulation of long-term T cell responses in chronic infection"- Prof Axel Kallies
[Press release] Joint research project: Shoe cushioning as a possible risk factor for running injuries?
Running is good for your health. Medical experts and the general public agree on this.
EU-CardioRNA COST Action: LIH plays a leading role in international collaborative research on heart disease
The LIH is not only a privileged research partner in Luxembourg, but also worldwide as a lead institution in large-scale collaborative initiatives.
22 October 2020 11:00 AM
WEBINAR: Lecture series Cancer Research: "Challenges in brain tumor immunotherapy"- Prof Michael Platten
Roche Pharma supports Tumor Immunotherapy and Microenvironment (TIME) research group to study the role of hypoxia in tumor immunity
Hypoxia, a decrease in the oxygen pressure, is a major factor developed in the microenvironment of all solid tumors. Tumor cells are able to adapt to hypoxic stress by activating multiple resistance mechanisms, which collectively contribute to the failure of conventional cancer treatments, such as chemo and radiation therapy. However, data underlining the tangible impact of hypoxia on the efficacy of immunotherapy are still missing.
24 September 2020 11:00 AM
Lecture series Infection & Immunity: "Spontaneous protein crystallization as a treatable trait in asthma"- Prof Bart Lambrecht
[Press release] Large-scale testing operations: Conclusion of phase 1 and launch of phase 2
On Monday, September 14th, the Minister of Higher Education and Research, Claude Meisch, the Minister of Health, Paulette Lenert, and the Research Luxembourg (RL) COVID-19 Task Force held a press conference in Dudelange to officially conclude the first phase of the large-scale testing, led by the Luxembourg Institute of Health together with the Research Luxembourg community. The operations of the second phase have been handed over to the Health Directorate of the Ministry of Health and will start mid-September.
16 September 2020 01:00 PM
GOOD CLINICAL PRACTICE - Professional courses: How to write a clinical research protocol for a successful project