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Science4Everyone: Live Cell Imaging
Event date: Monday, 17 May 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Axel Chemla & Michela Bernini

  News & Events

Patient association Junge Meenzer Parkis visits the LCSB
L'association de patients Junge Meenzer Parkis en visite au LCSB
Published on Tuesday, 07 May 2019
On Tuesday, May 7, 2019, the Luxembourg Center for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg welcomed around 30 members of the German patient association Junge Meenzer Parkis in it...
Members of the Luxembourg Parliament visit the LCSB
Published on Tuesday, 07 May 2019
On Friday, 26 April 2019, the 2nd edition of the Pairing Scheme organized by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR), in which researcher are paired with Luxembourg Members of Parliament (MPs)...
Young Innovators pitch their ideas at Falling Walls Lab
Published on Friday, 24 May 2019
Pallavi Sabharwal was awarded the first prize in the “Falling Walls Lab” 2019 at the University of Luxembourg, a pitch competition for young innovators. The jury was impressed by her idea to geneti...
Personalised Medicine Consortium – Call 2020 open!
Published on Monday, 01 July 2019
The Personalised Medicine Consortium (PMC) is keen to build new collaborations between clinicians and researchers from Luxembourg and to foster new synergies. To aid in this process, the five PMC-r...
Only two groups of 100 participants needed to reach the finish line!
Published on Monday, 08 July 2019
Final push in the Luxembourg Parkinson's study.
Top Japanese research consolidates ties with Luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 09 July 2019
The link between Luxembourg and Japanese research has been strengthened: Representatives of the Japanese RIKEN Institute, the University of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Institute for Health (LIH)...
Public Lecture: "Tracing the invisible life in us and our planet: the world of microbes"
Event date: Tuesday, 09 July 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine Building Biotech II RIKEN conference room Ground floor
Speaker: Prof. Peer Bork, EMBL Heidelberg
Prof. Krüger takes on an additional role at the LIH
Published on Thursday, 11 July 2019
As part of the implementation of the new research strategy of the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH), Prof. Rejko Krüger joins the LIH as the Director of Transversal Translational Medicine, while...
Luxembourg Parkinson’s Study funded with an additional 6 million euros
Published on Friday, 19 July 2019
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) has committed an additional 6 million euros to National Centre for Excellence in Research on Parkinson’s Disease (NCER-PD), paving the way for the second...
Predicting cell fate to better understand congenital heart defects
Published on Thursday, 25 July 2019
A new study published in the scientific journal Nature reveals molecular factors that determine the fate of specific cardiac stem cells and exposes mechanisms of disrupted cardiac development. This...
10 giant brains to celebrate 10 years of biomedical research
Mind the Brain by LCSB
Published on Friday, 13 September 2019
The exhibition “Mind the Brain” marks the 10th anniversary of the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg.
"Mind the Brain" Exhibition
Event date: Sunday, 15 September 2019
Hour:  15:00 06-10 | 23:59
Life Science PhD Days 2019
Event date: Monday, 23 September 2019
Hour:  9:00 25-09 | 17:30
Place:  Campus Belval - Maison du Savoir (MSA) - 3rd floor
Award for a new model to study microbiome, diet and cancer
Published on Friday, 11 October 2019
On October 9, during the Luxembourg Healthcare Summit, the start-up project “HuMiX Biosciences” of the Eco-Systems Biology group at the University’s Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB)...
FNR awards 2019 – Two LCSB researchers in the spotlight
Published on Monday, 28 October 2019
Each year, the National Research Funds (FNR) presents awards in four categories highlighting both outstanding researchers and institutions, and promoting science-related activities in Luxembourg. D...
5th International Systems Biomedicine Symposium - Systems neuroscience: bridging the scales of the brain
Event date: Tuesday, 05 November 2019
Hour:  9:00 19:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir Room 3.500
Fifth international Systems Biomedicine symposium
Published on Wednesday, 06 November 2019
On 5 November 2019, the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg hosted its fifth international Systems Biomedicine symposium entitled “Systems Neurosci...
2nd CriTiCS Bio International Workshop
Event date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
Hour:  8:30 08-11 | 14:00
Place:  Belval Campus - Maison du Savoir (MSA) 2, Avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Science Festival 2019: play with Science!
Science Festival
Event date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
Hour:  10:00 10-11 | 18:00
Place:  Luxembourg-Grund Musée national d’histoire naturelle + Abbaye Neumünster
University brings workshops to Luxembourg’s Science Festival
Science Festival 2019
Published on Monday, 11 November 2019
The University of Luxembourg fascinated visitors with scientific displays at the Science Festival held from 7 to 10 November 2019 in Luxembourg City. Thousands of guests attended the four-day event...
The “Physics meets Biology” website is launched!
physics meets bio
Published on Thursday, 21 November 2019
Physicists and biologists from the University of Luxembourg have recently launched the "Physics meets Biology" website. This initiative combines expertise in condensed matter physics...
Making novel therapeutics safer
Published on Wednesday, 04 December 2019
Interdisciplinary EU consortium develops innovative model systems for the evaluation of immunomodulating therapeutics.
Discover PhD life at the LCSB through a new video
Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2019
As a research centre of the University of Luxembourg, the LCSB is very much involved in training the next generation of scientists: within its 14 research groups more than 50 PhD students are worki...
Paul Wilmes receives ERC Consolidator Grant
Published on Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Associate Prof. Paul Wilmes of the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxemburg has received a prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant for his project “ExpoBiome”. Wit...
The exposome: when our environment drives health and disease
Emma Schymanski Uni.lu
Published on Thursday, 23 January 2020
Science, one of the most prestigious scientific journals, has published in its latest issue two papers by Associate Prof. Emma Schymanski, FNR ATTRACT fellow and head of the Environmental Cheminfor...
Seminar: Open Source in Research, Licensing and Business
Event date: Monday, 03 February 2020
Hour:  9:00 12:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Biotech II, RIKEN conference room
Speaker: Malcolm Bain, lawyer in Information Technology and Intellectual Property
PARK-QC DTU Annual Meeting 2020
Event date: Thursday, 06 February 2020
Hour:  9:00 07-02 | 16:00
Place:  RIKEN Conference room, Biotech II, Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine, Campus Belval
Launch of new EU research project ImmUniverse
Published on Tuesday, 25 February 2020
The Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg is part of a new European transdisciplinary consortium aiming at transforming diagnosis and ...
LeLa Prize: Scienteens Lab wins third place for Experiment of the Year
Published on Tuesday, 10 March 2020
For the first edition of the LeLa Prize, the third prize in the category Experiment of the Year was awarded to a mathematics workshop developed by the Scienteens Lab at the University of...
COVID-19: Research Luxembourg is mobilising
Research Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Provision of equipment and specialised personnel, support for hospital staff, scientific studies
COVID-19 - A national platform to coordinate the research efforts
Published on Thursday, 02 April 2020
The Luxembourg research community has reacted rapidly to the COVID-19 pandemic. As researchers all over the country are working on numerous new projects to contribute to the fight against the virus...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Rudi Balling
Published on Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Prof. Rudi Balling (RB) is the Director of the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine of the University of Luxembourg, where people with broad and diverse backgrounds focus on understanding the...
University's research centre LCSB with leading role in Corona study
CON-VINCE Uni.lu
Published on Thursday, 09 April 2020
The “CON-VINCE” study kicks off: LCSB and a consortium of Luxembourg research institutions cooperate to study the dynamics of the Coronavirus spread.
A new helpline for people with Parkinson’s disease during COVID-19
ParkinsonNet logo
Published on Thursday, 09 April 2020
Today, ParkinsonNet Luxembourg, a network of specialized professionals (including speech therapists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and neurologists) has launched a telephone helpline (+...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Paul Wilmes_picture
Published on Friday, 10 April 2020
Prof. Paul Wilmes (PW) is Principal Investigator at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg, where people with broad and diverse backgrounds focus on un...
André Losch Fondation supports research on COVID-19
Published on Thursday, 23 April 2020
André Losch Fondation announced its participation in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic by supporting Research Luxembourg with one of its most significant donations yet. The foundation’s commi...
Predi-COVID: Predicting the severity of COVID-19 infection
Published on Friday, 24 April 2020
The Research Luxembourg COVID-19 task force announces the start of “Predi-COVID1 ”, a study that aims to identify important risk factors and biomarkers associated with COVID-...
The LCSB involved in two new Doctoral Trainings Units
Published on Tuesday, 28 April 2020
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) is going to fund five new Doctoral Trainings Units (DTU) through PRIDE Grants. These grants will support the research work of 61 PhD candidates, some of...
FNR COVID-19 Call: six LCSB projects funded in first wave
Published on Wednesday, 29 April 2020
Following the first deadline of the FNR’s COVID-19 Fast Track Call, 30 of 69 eligible projects have been retained for funding, an FNR commitment of 1.52 million euros. Among the selected projects,...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Jorge Gonçalves
Published on Monday, 04 May 2020
Prof. Jorge Gonçalves (JG) is Principal Investigator at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg, where people with broad and diverse backgrounds focus o...
Launch of the Proactive Mitigation Programme
Published on Monday, 04 May 2020
To support a smooth lifting of restrictions to inhibit the spread of COVID-19, the Research Luxembourg COVID-19 Task Force has developed a “Proactive Mitigation Programme” based on a voluntary diag...
COVID-19 Disease Map: LCSB researchers coordinate international effort
Covid-19 map
Published on Wednesday, 06 May 2020
In the fight against the current pandemic, researchers of the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg are coordinating an international collaboration to bui...
First results of the CON-VINCE study
Published on Thursday, 07 May 2020
CON-VINCE, a national research project aiming to evaluate the prevalence and dynamics of the spread of the COVID-19 disease within the Luxembourgish population, was launched at the beginning of Apr...
Annual report 2019 – Discover our 10th anniversary edition!
Published on Thursday, 07 May 2020
The new annual report of the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biology (LCSB) is now available for download. Browse through its pages to read all about our 2019 activities, reminisce about the events o...
Fundraising for research through design masks’ sale
mymask
Published on Monday, 11 May 2020
One unexpected aspect of the current situation is that it stimulates creativity and sparks new initiatives all over the country. One of them, called mymask.lu, was recently launched by designer Mar...
Survival prediction in patients with severe COVID-19 infection
Covid_machine intelligence
Published on Friday, 15 May 2020
Taking advantage of a long-standing collaboration with the Wuhan University of Science and Technology, researchers from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Lux...
COVID-19 task force – New report on SARS-CoV-2 infections in children
Published on Friday, 15 May 2020
The Research Luxembourg COVID-19 task force has recently published a report focusing on SARS-CoV-2 infections in children. Written by Prof. Rudi Balling, director of the Luxembourg Centre for Syste...
[Article series| The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Prof. Rejko Krüger
Published on Wednesday, 27 May 2020
Prof. Rejko Krüger (RK) is Principal investigator at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg and Director of Transversal Translational Medicine (TTM) at...
University projects receive additional funding to research COVID-19
Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2020
The FNR has published the results of its second COVID-19 Fast Track Call. Eight projects from the University of Luxembourg have been retained for funding, representing a financial commitment of 347...
ELIXIR-LU participates in “Beyond One Million Genomes” project
Published on Wednesday, 17 June 2020
A new ELIXIR-coordinated European project has been recently launched. Called “Beyond One Million Genomes” (B1MG) and funded by Horizon 2020, it aims to support the implementation of the 1+ Million...
New Full Professorship in Immunology & Genetics at LCSB and LIH
Published on Wednesday, 17 June 2020
Starting on 15 June, Prof. Dirk Brenner is appointed as joint Professor in Immunology & Genetics at both the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg and...
University of Cambridge highlights COVID-19 survival prediction tool
Published on Wednesday, 17 June 2020
In a recently published article, the University of Luxembourg describes the results of a research collaboration between the Wuhan University of Science and Technology and the Luxembourg Centre for...
University’s supercomputer supports fight against COVID-19
HPC Uni.lu
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University’s High-Performance Computing (HPC) facility has significantly contributed to the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic since mid-March 2020.
Academic promotions announced
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg is pleased to announce the following academic promotions.
A "No Meetings Day" at the LCSB to boost staff’s productivity
Published on Thursday, 09 July 2020
In a time when meetings are becoming more and more frequent, several studies suggest that they are disrupting people’s concentration reducing their productivity. At the time of the COVID-19 health...
EU Commission approved European Space University for Earth & Humanity
Published on Friday, 10 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg is a partner in the project “European University - European Space University for Earth and Humanity” (UNIVERSEH), approved by the European Commission under the Erasmus+...
Reports on projections and a glossary to better understand COVID-19
Published on Monday, 13 July 2020
As part of the Research Luxembourg COVID-19 Task Force, several LCSB researchers and colleagues from the work package “Statistical pandemic projections” (WP6) are using their combined expertis...
New method for inference of gene regulatory networks
Published on Monday, 13 July 2020
The team of Prof. Jorge Gonçalves at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine of the University of Luxembourg and their collaborators from Finland have developed a new method to infer gene reg...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Dr Venkata Satagopam (VS) is bioinformatics scientist at the LCSB (Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine) of the University of Luxembourg, where people with broad and multidisciplinary backgrou...
3MT contest in Luxemburg: 3 prizes for LCSB students
Published on Thursday, 16 July 2020
Three PhD-students from the LCSB are awarded a prize for the best 3-minute video presentation of their research. The contest was organised for the first time in Luxemburg by the student’s associati...
50,000 euros awarded as part of the 8th edition of Espoir en tête
Published on Monday, 20 July 2020
Organised for the 8th consecutive year, the Espoir en tête project, initiated by the Rotary Clubs of Luxembourg, raised 50,000 euros for research on brain diseases in Luxembourg.
Parkinson’s disease and the gut microbiome
Published on Tuesday, 21 July 2020
The Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) and its Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL) collaborated with the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg on th...
Encevo Group supports COVID-19 research at the LCSB
Published on Thursday, 23 July 2020
As part of the collective effort to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, Encevo is supporting the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) with a donation of 7,000 EUR.
University researchers help raise public awareness for science
letzSCIENCE
Published on Tuesday, 18 August 2020
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) has recently launched the interactive campaign letzSCIENCE to raise awareness about research in Luxembourg. From 30 July – 10 August 2020, science images...
New approach against Parkinson’s disease through stem cell research
Published on Thursday, 10 September 2020
In a seven-year research effort, an international team of scientists has clarified the cause for certain genetic forms of Parkinson’s disease, and has identified potential pharmacological treatment...
ELIXIR-LU - Statistical tests and statistical learning for omics data
Event date: Monday, 14 September 2020
Hour:  9:15 15-09 | 17:00
Place:  Online course
A giant and flashy brain sculpture now in front of the LCSB
Published on Monday, 28 September 2020
On the 22nd of September, the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) inaugurated the new location of the sculpture from the “Mind the Brain” exhibition painted by the artist Eric Mange...
LCSB researcher wins prize in international machine learning challenge
Published on Monday, 28 September 2020
Assistant Prof. Enrico Glaab, head of the Biomedical Data Science group at the LCSB, recently participated in the Metagenomics Diagnosis for IBD Challenge. The aim of this international c...
New study highlights links between inflammation & Parkinson’s disease
Published on Thursday, 08 October 2020
An international collaboration involving researchers from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biology (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg established an association between inflammation and specif...
PerMedCoE: HPC/Exascale Centre of Excellence in Personalised Medicine
Published on Thursday, 08 October 2020
Coordinated by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) and funded by the European Commission, this recently launched HPC centre of excellence will optimise codes for cell-level simulations in HPC...
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg 2020
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2020
Hour:  18:30 16-10 | 20:00
Place:  online
CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors: a revolution for biomedicine
Published on Monday, 19 October 2020
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020 was awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for the discovery of the CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors. The technology, widely used as a genetic engineeri...
Age-resistant quiescent stem cells support muscle regeneration
Published on Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Researchers from the Computational Biology group at the University of Luxembourg's Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biology (LCSB) participated in an international study focusing on adult stem cells i...
Understanding the factors that shape microbiomes
Published on Monday, 02 November 2020
In two scientific articles recently published in high-impact journals – Nature Microbiology and Nature Communications – the Systems Ecology group at the University of Luxembourg's Luxembourg Centre...
Foyer Group supports Uni.lu research with a donation of 100000 €
Published on Tuesday, 03 November 2020
In a context marked by the COVID-19 crisis, Foyer Group made several donations totalling €100,000 to the holders of four research projects at the University of Luxembourg. Due to exceptional health...
The Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine recruits a new Director
Published on Thursday, 26 November 2020
The University of Luxembourg aspires to become one of the world’s leading research universities. It is the only university in Luxembourg, a country developing a knowledge-based economy in a unique...
The University launches the Institute for Advanced Studies
Published on Wednesday, 11 November 2020
The University of Luxembourg has launched an Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) with the aim to strengthen its interdisciplinary research. The IAS will further reinforce the University’s internat...
LCSB wins two FNR Awards 2020
Published on Monday, 23 November 2020
On 19 November, the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) presented the FNR Awards 2020 to reward outstanding achievements in science and science communication in Luxembourg. The LCSB won two awa...
pdp 2.0: Individually tailored dementia prevention
Published on Thursday, 26 November 2020

In Luxembourg, more people shall be able to reduce their risk of developing dementia

LCSB partners with SciCrunch to promote reproducibility of research
Published on Thursday, 03 December 2020
As part of a broad initiative aiming to guarantee research quality and reproducibility of scientific results, the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg is...
University and LIH translate research into clinical development
Published on Thursday, 17 December 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has shown that conducting strong translational research is key to combating the coronavirus. By leveraging cutting edge laboratory techniques to study patient samples, transla...
Scientists call for synchronised curbing of COVID infections in Europe
Published on Saturday, 19 December 2020
Hundreds of scientists have called on European decision-makers to take steps for a quick, synchronised and efficient reduction in the number of COVID-19 cases across Europe.
Investigating the modulation of the COVID-19 immune response
Published on Friday, 05 February 2021
In a recent paper, the research team around Prof. Antonio del Sol from the University’s Luxembourg Centre for...
Science4Everyone: Genome Editing
Event date: Monday, 08 February 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Myrto Patraskaki
University honours outstanding doctoral theses
Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2021
The University of Luxembourg has honoured 15 doctoral graduates of 2020 with the first “Excellent Thesis Award” which recognises the outstanding quality of their doctoral theses. 9 awardees come fr...
PathoFact identifies pathogens faster and more accurately
Published on Thursday, 18 February 2021
Scientists from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) and the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine of the University of Luxembourg have developed a new bioinformatics tool that c...
Science4Everyone: RNA-sequencing
Event date: Monday, 22 February 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Michela Bernini
Exploring the future: on forensics, robots, humans and more
Published on Thursday, 25 February 2021
Six new interdisciplinary research projects have received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanced Studies.
Large-scale testing: High transmission risk from asymptomatic carriers
Published on Monday, 01 March 2021
Based on the results of the large-scale testing programme run in Luxembourg, researchers show that asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 carriers represent an important vector for transmission.
Science4Everyone: Bioinformatics
Event date: Monday, 08 March 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Todor Kondic
No cold case – Uni researchers explore the future of forensic genomics
Published on Wednesday, 10 March 2021
Six new interdisciplinary research projects have received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanced Studies. 
University opens Master of Data Science in September 2021
Published on Thursday, 11 March 2021
Starting September 2021, the University of Luxembourg will offer a new Master of Data Science. Based on a multidisciplinary approach, the Master's programme will train students in data analysis, mo...
LCSB contributes to the development of a European Health Data Space
Published on Thursday, 11 March 2021
Advances in health and biomedical sciences require that health research is performed timely, efficiently and oriented to high-quality results. To meet this need and to maximise the impact of health...
GoldenMe lecture series: The building blocks of life (EN)
Event date: Thursday, 11 March 2021
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Speaker: Myrto Patraskaki
A computational guide to efficient cell differentiation
Published on Friday, 12 March 2021
A collaborative effort, led by Prof. Antonio del Sol, head of Computational Biology groups at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) and at CIC bioGUNE, a member of the Basque Re...
Survey on sleep quality to better prevent neurodegenerative diseases
Published on Monday, 15 March 2021
The National Centre of Excellence in Research on Parkinson’s Disease (NCER-PD) launches a nation-wide research survey on sleep behaviour disorders under the patronage of the Ministry of Health. All...
2021 RIKEN-Luxembourg Digital Scientific Symposium
Event date: Tuesday, 16 March 2021
Hour:  8:30 11:30
Place:  Online
GoldenMe lecture series: Life of a Cell (EN)
Event date: Thursday, 18 March 2021
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Speaker: Michela Bernini
Successful virtual Open Day welcomes 2,500 guests
Published on Monday, 22 March 2021
More than 2,500 guests explored the University of Luxembourg during its Virtual Open Day on Saturday, 20 March. The vast majority of guests came from Luxembourg, representing 41%.
Science4Everyone: Immunology
Event date: Monday, 22 March 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Thais Arns & Axel Chemla
GoldenMe lecture series: Mehr als nur Stroh – was steckt in unserem Gehirn? (DE)
Event date: Thursday, 25 March 2021
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Speaker: Melanie Sengupta
Lasting impact of birth mode on microbiome and immune system
Published on Monday, 29 March 2021
In a recent scientific publication, researchers from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) and the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine at the University of Luxembourg address th...
GoldenMe lecture series: Alzheimer: Eng multifaktoriell Krankheet (LU)
Event date: Thursday, 01 April 2021
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Speaker: Sonja Fixemer
GoldenMe lecture series: Apprendre à connaitre la maladie de Parkinson (FR)
Event date: Thursday, 08 April 2021
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Speaker: Axel Chemla
World Parkinson’s Day: Sleep survey to gain more knowledge
Published on Friday, 09 April 2021
11 April marks Parkinson’s Disease Day. Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative brain disorder, about 7-10 million people are affected worldwide. However, this number i...
CON-VINCE study enters homestretch
Published on Monday, 12 April 2021
Originally launched in April 2020 under the aegis of the Research Luxembourg COVID-19 Taskforce, the CON-VINCE study aims to evaluate the prevalence and dynamics of the spread of COVID-19 within th...
Science4Everyone: Innate Immunity
Event date: Monday, 12 April 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Thais Arns & Axel Chemla
Science4Everyone: Adaptive Immunity
Event date: Monday, 19 April 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Thais Arns & Axel Chemla
Country-specific COVID-19 incidences - A biased perspective
Published on Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Incidence levels – the number of new COVID-19 cases within a given time period – are currently widely used as indicators to define high-risk areas.
Science4Everyone: Immunofluorescence
Event date: Monday, 03 May 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Sonja Fixemer
BioVaria Startup Award goes to OrganoTherapeutics
Published on Wednesday, 05 May 2021
OrganoTherapeutics, a spin-off project from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg, won a BioVaria Startup Award during this year’s virtual BioVaria, a...
PhD Graduation Ceremony 2020
Published on Wednesday, 12 May 2021
In the academic year 2019/2020, more than 1600 students graduated from the University of Luxembourg, including 129 doctoral candidates. The university traditionally confers the...
Science4Everyone: Live Cell Imaging
Event date: Monday, 17 May 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Axel Chemla & Michela Bernini
Science4Everyone: Super-Resolution
Event date: Monday, 31 May 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Manuel Maidorn
Science4Everyone: Electron Microscopy
Event date: Monday, 14 June 2021
Hour:  12:00 12:30
Speaker: Sonja Fixemer