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An Omega-3 that’s poison for tumours

Press release - UCLouvain research In brief: 3D tumours that disintegrate within a few days thanks to the action of a well-known Omega-3 (DHA, found mainly in fish) – this is the exceptional discovery by University of Louvain (UCLouvain) researchers,...
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A new bacteria, made in Belgium (and UCLouvain)

  Press release - UCLouvain research In brief: A research team from University of Louvain (UCLouvain) has discovered a new bacterium in the human intestine. Therefore, they were allowed to give it a name, which is now used all over the world:...
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UCLouvain recognised for its transition policy

  Press release - UCLouvain Sustainability Transition In brief: UCLouvain ranks between 101st and 200th out of the 1,115 participating universities worldwide (and 1st in Belgium) in the latest Times Higher Education ranking in terms of sustainable...
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Mapping policy for how the EU can reduce its impact on...

Press release - Research UCLouvain In brief: EU imports of products contribute significantly to deforestation in other parts of the world. In a new study, published in One Earth, researchers from several universities worldwide, among them University of...
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Parental burnout hits individualist Western countries...

  Press release - UCLouvain international research In brief : It’s a first: approximately 100 scientists in 42 countries joined forces to learn about the incidence of parental burnout. They found that Western countries are the most affected...
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