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Accessing genetic information from the past is crucial
Dmanisi
Published on Monday, 07 October 2019
Aurélien Ginolhac, bioinformatician at the University of Luxembourg, has contributed to the recent publication “Early Pleistocene enamel proteome from Dmanisi resolves Stephanorhinus phylogeny...
Une journée d’échanges sur les défis de la santé au Luxembourg
Gesondheetssystem
Published on Wednesday, 09 October 2019
Le 21 septembre 2019, l'Association Luxembourgeoise des Etudiants en Médecine (ALEM) et l'Université du Luxembourg ont organisé la première édition du "Dag vum lëtzebuerger Gesondheetssystem&q...
Lëtz Go Gold 2019: researchers run against child cancer
Let's go gold
Published on Tuesday, 15 October 2019
For the second time, life Sciences researchers from the University of Luxembourg participated in the Lëtz Go Gold charity run organised on 28 September 2019 by the Kriibskrank Kanner Foundation. On...
University invests in virtual reality tool for new medical students
Anatomage
Published on Wednesday, 23 October 2019
The University of Luxembourg is actively preparing for the new Bachelor in Medicine, which will start in September 2020. The University has announced the acquisition of a highly advanced 3D virtual...
Demonstration of Anatomage, a virtual anatomy table
Anatomage
Event date: Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Hour:  9:00 06-11 | 18:00
Place:  Belval campus, MSA. room 2.050 (2nd floor)
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
Expo: Henri Moissan, prix Nobel de chimie 1906
Event date: Monday, 18 November 2019
Hour:  8:00 06-12 | 20:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, Entrée Auditoires, Rez-de-chaussée 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Development of colorectal cancer kit detection
CRC kit
Published on Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Biologists from the University of Luxembourg together with researchers from the Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL) and oncologists from the Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch (CHEM) are in the...
Palaeoproteomic analysis for cultural heritage and molecular phylogeny beyond the limits of ancient DNA
Enrico
Event date: Monday, 25 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Belval campus, Biotech II
Speaker: Prof. Enrico Cappellini, University of Copenhagen
Colorectal cancer initiation and progression: the role of low oxygen
Colorectal
Published on Friday, 13 December 2019
Scientists from the University of Luxembourg together with researchers from the Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL) and the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) have recently demonstr...
Three doctoral candidates in biology receive the 2019 Pelican Grant
Fondation de Luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Borja Gomez Ramos, Nadège Minoungou and Mina Tsenkova, three PhD students from the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) at the University of Luxembourg, have recently been awarded the Pelican Grant f...
Exposition # Liewen
Liewen
Event date: Monday, 17 February 2020
Hour:  10:00 06-03 | 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Conférence sur le don d'organes au Luxembourg
Don d'organes
Event date: Friday, 21 February 2020
Hour:  12:30 14:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, salle 3.530 (3ème étage) 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Better understanding satiety feeling
Neurones POMC
Published on Monday, 23 March 2020
Researchers from the Universities of Burgundy, Paris, and Luxembourg together with other scientists from CNRS, INRA and INSERM groups have just highlighted a mechanism in the brain that led to sati...
New Bachelors in Engineering, Medicine, Physics and Mathematics
Nouveaux Bachelors Uni.lu
Published on Wednesday, 15 April 2020
The University of Luxembourg will launch four new Bachelor programmes – in engineering, medicine, physics and mathematics - starting in September 2020.
International Webinar - China and the World amid/after Covid-19
Event date: Thursday, 23 April 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Prof. WAN Guanghua & Prof. DING Chun
International Webinar - Feedback from medical resuscitators for intensive care (2nd edition)
Event date: Thursday, 07 May 2020
Hour:  10:00 11:30
Speaker: Prof. Huiqin Xi & Prof. Qin Wang & Prof. Jing Du
International Webinar - Response Measures to COVID-19 in China: Essential lessons learned from China and other regions
Event date: Thursday, 14 May 2020
Hour:  10:30 12:00
Speaker: Prof. Weibing Wang & Prof. Yihan Lu
1.2 million euros to tackle the notorious oncogene RAS in cancer
RAS Cancer
Published on Monday, 18 May 2020
Daniel Abankwa, Professor within the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine at the University of Luxembourg, has recently gained a total of €1.2 million competitive funding from the Luxembou...
International Webinar - How to obtain evidence of vertical transmission in viral infected pregnant women: Reflection on COVID-19 epidemic
Event date: Thursday, 28 May 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Prof. Hou Wei
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Published on Tuesday, 16 June 2020
Daniel Abankwa, Professor within the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine at the University of Luxembourg, is co-principal investigator of the COVID-19 research project "CovScreen: Combine...
Academic promotions announced
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg is pleased to announce the following academic promotions.
Successful start for the new Bachelor in Medicine
Published on Monday, 28 September 2020
The new Bachelor in Medicine team welcomed 125 students during the launch of the academic year 2020-2021, which started on 14 September 2020 at the University of Luxembourg. They inaugurated the fi...
Virtual simulators: the future of medical studies
Virtamed
Published on Wednesday, 25 November 2020
In order to anticipate future training needs in the healthcare sector, the University of Luxembourg will invest in cutting-edge 3D tools in the coming months. On this occasion, from September to No...
Towards an extensive offer for medical studies
Medicine
Published on Monday, 14 December 2020
With the aim of creating a “Health campus”, the University of Luxembourg organised different meetings with potential partners. In parallel, two new courses are offered for first-year bachelor stude...
Excellent Doctoral Thesis Awards 2020 in science
Best doctorates
Published on Friday, 22 January 2021
The Doctoral School of Science and Engineering (DSSE) at the University of Luxembourg has recently awarded nine doctoral candidates for their outstanding doctoral thesis. The research topics includ...
Cancer Quiz: Test your knowledge!
Quiz written above cells
Published on Thursday, 04 February 2021
For the World Cancer Day (4 February), an interdisciplinary team of scientists in Luxembourg publishes a quiz about cancer on Kahoot. The quiz contains several questions about the causes of cancer,...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Iris
Published on Friday, 26 February 2021
Iris Behrmann, Head of the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine (DLSM) at the University of Luxembourg, is co-principal investigator of the COVID-19 research project "CovSerum: Early detec...
International Master in Biomedicine celebrates its first graduates
MBIOMED
Published on Thursday, 04 March 2021
Launched in 2018 as a tri-national programme with the University of Luxembourg, the University of Strasbourg and the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, the first graduates from the International...
Better understanding breast cancer
Breast cancer
Published on Monday, 15 March 2021
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg have demonstrated that Ser5 phosphorylation of the actin-bundling protein L-plastin increases breast cancer cell invasiveness. Their findings have been...
Advancing diagnosis and therapy: Exploring the cancer microbiome
Published on Tuesday, 23 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.
Relais pour la Vie 2021: together and connected
Relais pour la Vie
Published on Tuesday, 30 March 2021
The cancer research team from the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine at the University of Luxembourg took part in the 2021 edition organised by the Fondation Cancer.
10 years building colorectal cancer collection
Published on Friday, 16 April 2021
Initiated in 2011 by the University of Luxembourg and the Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL) as a concerted action against colorectal cancer (CRC), the collection of tumour samples from variou...
An informative quiz night about cancer
Published on Thursday, 29 April 2021
On 23-25 April 2021, an interdisciplinary team of scientists in Luxembourg invited the public to participate in three interactive online quizzes around the topic of cancer. Participants learned mor...
2020 Pelican Grant: five doctoral students awarded
Fondation du Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 20 May 2021
Beatriz Garcia Santa Cruz, Dimitrios Kyriakis, Eleftheria Charalambous, Erica Grant and Mohaned Benzarti have recently been awarded the Pelican Grant from the Fondation du Pélican de Mie et Pierre...
Luxembourg Olympiads in natural sciences: congrats to the winners!
Olympiades
Published on Friday, 30 July 2021
On 1 July 2021, 18 secondary school students who won the Luxembourg Biology Olympiad, the Luxembourg Chemistry Olympiad and the Luxembourg Physics Olympiad were congratulated during the award cerem...
New courses in medicine launched
Published on Wednesday, 22 September 2021
On 20 September 2021, the University of Luxembourg honoured students of medicine and launched the new medical specialiations. More than 70 people attended the event in Belval.
Life Sciences PhD Days
Life Sciences PhD Days
Event date: Thursday, 07 October 2021
Hour:  9:00 08-10 | 18:00
Place:  Online
Journée d’introduction pour les médecins en voie de spécialisation
DES carre
Published on Friday, 08 October 2021
Le 30 septembre 2021, l’Université du Luxembourg a accueilli les jeunes médecins qui entament des études spécialisées en médecine générale, neurologie et oncologie médicale sur le campus de Limpert...