News for p2

H2020 Calls

Secure societies

DL: 14 November 2018 -  SECURE SOCIETIES- protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens call for proposals 2018 is opened. The core of research in this area is the development of new products to meet the needs of security practitioners. Research is not just about developing...
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World first

Blocking spike captors to counter Covid

It’s a very promising world first! Scientists at University of Louvain (UCLouvain) have managed to identify the key that allows the Covid virus to attack cells. Better still, they have also managed to close the lock to block the virus and...
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The surprising role of motor system neurons

Motor system neurons not only control movement, but stimulate it. This is the surprising discovery made by the UCLouvain Cognition and Action Laboratory. Have you ever made a decision too quickly, resulting in a poor choice? The answer is certainly yes: the propensity to make good...
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World first: drug prevents human breast cancer...

Scientists at University of Louvain (UCLouvain) have succeeded in preventing the recurrence and spreading of a human breast cancer in mice, in conditions very similar to clinical practice, thanks to a new drug (the molecule MitoQ) What next? MitoQ has already been tested in people during an...
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UCLouvain is lauching local selections for the “3 Minute...

An 80.000 word PhD thesis would take 9 hours to present. Your time limit … 3 minutes ! Do you wish to participate in the competition? Please find here the call for more information ! Those interested in the competition are invited to show interest by email before February 18 and...
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