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Today: Friday, 22 November 2019

Prize-worthy: cross-border diagnosis research for Parkinson’s patients
Published on Tuesday, 15 January 2019
A German-Luxembourgish team of researchers from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg and the University of Saarland today received the second prize in ...
Access to the leading circle of patient-oriented health research
EIT Health Luxembourg_Rejko Krueger
Published on Friday, 11 January 2019
Through the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB), the University of Luxembourg has become a partner in the health research area of the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT ...
Second Pillow Fight to support the battle against Parkinson’s
Published on Thursday, 14 June 2018
On 9 June, the second edition of the Giant Public Pillow Fight took place in Luxembourg in front of the Grand Ducal Palace. The event’s aim was to raise awareness about Parkinson’s disease and ...
Dementia Research and Prevention in Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 25 May 2018
On the 17th of May, some fifty people gathered at the University of Luxembourg (campus Limpertsberg) to learn more about dementia research and prevention in Luxembourg.
ParkinsonNet – Optimal treatment thanks to better networking
ParkinsonNet Luxembourg, parkinsonnet.lu
Published on Friday, 23 March 2018
Supported by the Ministry of Health, ParkinsonNet Luxembourg will soon commence operations in the Grand Duchy. The aim is to establish a nationwide network of those health professions relating to the ...
Project of LCSB and Ministry of Health aims to reduce dementia
Projekt von LCSB und Gesundheitsministerium will Demenz vorbeugen
Published on Friday, 02 February 2018
In collaboration with the Luxembourg Center for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg, the Luxembourg Ministry of Health took measures to help people efficiently reduce their ...
Luxembourg and Japan strengthen cooperation in biomedical research
Published on Tuesday, 24 October 2017
A Luxembourg delegation, including several researchers from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg, accompanied Minister of Health Lydia Mutsch on a ...
CLINNOVA kick-off: toward a Centre of Excellence in Digital Health
Published on Monday, 23 October 2017
A consortium coordinated by the FNR, together with partners including the Luxembourg Institute of Health and the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg, have ...
Oxidised Dopamine – an important link in Parkinson’s disease
Published on Tuesday, 12 September 2017
It has been known for a while that in Parkinson’s diseases disturbances arise in the mitochondria (‘energy plants’) and lysosomes (‘garbage trucks’) of the dopamine-producing cells. But how ...
Pillow Fight to support the battle against Parkinson’s disease
Pillow Fight Luxembourg_Parkinson's Disease Research
Published on Tuesday, 05 September 2017
On 2 September, a Giant Public Pillow Fight took place in Luxembourg in front of the Grand Ducal Palace. The event’s aim was to raise awareness about Parkinson’s disease and the research ...
200 ans de recherche scientifique sur la maladie de Parkinson
Published on Wednesday, 23 August 2017
Chaque année en avril, nous célébrons l’anniversaire de James Parkinson, qui en 1817 fut le premier à décrire la maladie et ses caractéristiques. Dans le monde entier, patients et groupes de ...
Michael J Fox Foundation visits Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 11 May 2017
Members of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) visited the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg, the Integrated Biobank of ...
Bachelor programme in medicine to be established
Medecine bachelor
Published on Thursday, 30 March 2017
The government has decided to establish new medical training programmes in Luxembourg within the next years.
Biomedical research supported by Rotary
Published on Friday, 10 March 2017
The Rotary Clubs from Luxembourg have successfully supported brain research for years now. In order to further endorse biomedical research, the Rotary Clubs from Luxembourg, in collaboration with ...
Researchers’ Days 2016
Published on Wednesday, 07 December 2016
On 2 and 3 December 2016, Rockhal became a big research lab, with more than 20 interactive workshops for both children and adults!