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Preventing metastasis by stopping cancer cells from...

Press release - UCLouvain research In brief (18 seconds of reading): Olivier Feron, a UCLouvain researcher, studies how cancer spreads through the body via metastasis His major discovery was that cancer cells multiply by using lipids as food. His...
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Immunotherapy: a promising alternative

Press release - UCLouvain research In brief (20 seconds of reading) : Since 2004, Sophie Lucas, a researcher at the UCLouvain de Duve Institute, has been studying the immune responses that cancer patients can develop against their own tumour She is...
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UCLouvain connects our smartphones to the Internet

Press release - UCLouvain Research In brief: 1 in 8 smartphones in the world uses a UCLouvain technology It combines separate Internet access networks, fixed and mobile, to allow a stable (uninterrupted), fast and secure connection Practical...
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UCLouvain makes the heart of Mars speak

Press release - UCLouvain research In brief: Exploring the heart (core) of Mars will elucidate the red planet’s evolution and thus determine whether life would be possible in the future In 2020 the ExoMars mission will send a platform with the LaRa, a...
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132 grams to communicate with Mars

Press release - UCLouvain research In brief: On behalf of the ESA, UCLouvain has developed antennas for the LaRa instrument that will go to Mars in 2020 to study the red planet’s habitability. From concept to creation, the antennas were manufactured in...
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