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New PhD in the LDRI !

On November 12th, Sandrine Verstraeten publicly defended her thesis entitled: "Contribution of membrane lipids to the activity of the saponin ginsenoside Rh2". Her promotors were Prof. Marie-Paule Mingeot-Leclercq (FACM; LDRI) and prof. Donatienne Tyteca (CELL, DDUV). Her work has been...
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Best oral presentation won by Florian Gourgue at ISCaM 2019

Florian Gourgue won the prize for the best oral presentation at the 6th annual meeting of the International Society of Cancer Metabolism (ISCaM) that was held in Braga. Florian presented the results he obtained during his thesis on the link between obesity and breast cancer. The thesis is...
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FOOD4GUT project

On Thursday, Professor Nathalie Delzenne (LDRI) presented the conclusions and perspectives of the FOOD4GUT project. Interdisciplinary program of excellence funded by the Walloon Region, FOOD4GUT focuses on sustainable development in the control of obesity. For more information, here...
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Awards by the Académie de Médecine - Gaelle...

Congratulations to LDRI members Dr. Gaelle Vandermeulen (Addb Ucl) and Dr. Valery Payen (Addb Ucl/PEDI) for being awarded by the Académie de Médecine the prize Cornélis-Lebègue (2016-2018) and the prize Jeanne et Marie François, respectively. This prizes awarded Gaelle's work on DNA...
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Sir Cuthbertson Lecture attributed to Professor Nathalie...

On September 1, 2019, during the Annual Congress of ESPEN in Krakow (Poland), Nathalie Delzenne (Metabolism and Nutrition Research Group, Louvain Drug Research Institute, Uclouvain), was awarded the ESPEN Cuthbertson Lecture* for her research work leading to new challenges in nutrition and...
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