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Anti-liberal Muslims face discrimination

At the heart of the debate over Islamophobia, many claim the right to criticise fully the ideas and norms of other ethnic and religious groups (here Muslims) on the basis that it has no influence over respecting religious persons as individuals. Notwithstanding the distinction’s theoretical...
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ScienceToday: UCLouvain research for a worldwide audience

Cutting-edge science for a mainstream audience: that’s what ScienceToday, UCLouvain’s new website, aims to deliver. ScienceToday tells the exciting story of current UCLouvain research one topic, one discovery, one adventure at a time, in a way that a broad, enquiring readership can...
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10 years of the ERC and 30 grants for UCL

On 21 March, the European Research Council (ERC) celebrates its tenth anniversary. UCL can celebrate, too, because its researchers just landed UCL’s 30th ERC grant – that’s €39 million for research over ten years. ‘Getting an ERC grant means you can take risks…and strive for a world...
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New molecule for preventing hospital-acquired staph...

A team led by Professor Yves Dufrêne of UCL’s Institute of Life Sciences, in collaboration with Trinity College Dublin, has identified a new molecule that can prevent a major problem for hospitals and their patients: hospital-acquired staph infections. The research that led to the discovery...
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