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A new material for the battery of the future

IN BRIEF: The challenge of renewable energy? The storage of green energy, i.e., being able to store energy when it’s produced while using it when needed. The discovery of the researchers from UCLouvain? A new high performance and safe battery material (LTPS)...
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Paediatric cancers: towards more targeted therapy

Press release - UCLouvain Research In brief : Chemotherapy attacks cancer cells but also healthy cells. In children, it often causes irreversible damage that can impact their adult lives. UCLouvain researcher Anabelle Decottignies has found a possible...
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A bacteria likely to reduce the cardiovascular risks of...

Press release - University of Louvain research in world premiere In Brief : Patrice Cani, professor at UCLouvain, and his team conducted the first pilot study in humans to observe the impact of the bacteria Akkermansia (ingestion for 3 months), particularly...
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UCLouvain in top 15% of universities worldwide

Press release : UCLouvain recognition In brief : UCLouvain is ranked 167th in the 2019-20 edition of the QS ranking, and is the best French-speaking Belgian university. The ranking’s main finding? UCLouvain is recognised internationally for the...
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#WeChangeForLife

Press release inter-university1 IN BRIEF : WeChangeForLife: 256 researchers, specialists in issues related to environmental degradation, have changed their habits for the planet Why? Scientists have a duty to set an example: they must act according to...
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