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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...

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...

On August 26, 2019 Tamara Milosevic (Pharmacologie...

On August 26, 2019 Tamara Milosevic (Pharmacologie cellulaire et moléculaire; promotor Prof. F. Van Bambeke) defended her PhD thesis entitled : Mitochondrial toxicity induced by oxazolidinone...

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...

ERC starting grant to Ana Beloqui

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded its prestigious ERC Starting Grants 2019 for a total amount of 621 million € to 408 European researchers at the beginning of their...

List of Grants 2019

FNRS / Televie Grants: Congratulations to all applicants! Research Director Bénédicte Jordan, REMA Imaging metabolic plasticity in cancer in the transition towards...

EACR Award - Florian Gourgue (REMA/MNUT)

Florian Gourgue won the EACR Award for the best poster at the 11th ENBDC (European Network of  Breast Development and Cancers Labs) on May 16-18, 2019 in Weggis.  The...

PhD Day - Awards

During the PhD Day, two awards were won. The award for the best oral communication was obtained by Florian Gourgue (REMA / MNUT) and the award for the best poster by Martin Roumain (BPBL)....

LDRI PhD Day

The LDRI PhD day 2019 took place on May 24. It was an event that allowed the PhD students of our Institute to highlight the fruit of their labours but also to share and discuss their results with...

PhD-day

The PhD-day of the LDRI will take place this Friday 24th May in the Auditorium G (Auditoires centraux). Participants are welcome to arrive around 8.40 am. Please find the program...

BNS Award 2019 - Sarah Pötgens

Annual meeting of the Belgian Nutrition Sarah Pötgens (MNUT research group/LDRI) won the young researcher oral presentation competition at the Belgian Nutrition Society annual meeting on May...

Un médicament anti-alcool pour lutter contre le cancer

Ces dernières années, plusieurs études ont mis en évidence le potentiel anticancéreux du disulfiram, une molécule utilisée dans le traitement contre l’alcoolisme. Sans pouvoir...

Prix décerné à Audrey Neyrinck par la Société Belge...

Audrey Neyrinck Prix décerné par la Société Belge de Nutrition Clinique (SBNC) pour le meilleur abstract belge francophone présenté au congrès ESPEN 2018 à Madrid: « gestion du...

The LDRI welcomes new PhD students.

This year , more than 15 new PhD students start a thesis in our Institute, with the financial support of the FNRS, FRIA, Televie, ARES, UCLouvain, or national scholarships from foreign countries....

Des dents pour soigner la moelle épinière

Utiliser les cellules souches dentaires pour soigner les lésions de la moëlle épinière : c’est le pari que s’est lancé la professeure Anne des Rieux, chercheuse au Louvain Drug Research...

4 higly cited researchers in 2018

4 Highly cited researchers in 2018 at the Louvain Drug Research Institute of UCLouvain (Web of Science – Clarivate Analytics) Fabienne Danhier, Véronique Préat (LDRI/ADDB), Patrice Cani and...

Eugène De Somer 2018 Award - Giulio G. Muccioli (BPBL/LDRI)

Prix Eugène De Somer 2018, awarded to Giulio G. Muccioli (BPBL/LDRI) for his research works on the endocannabinoid system in the context of inflammation. “The enzymes of the endocannabinoid...

CRS Italy chapter PhD Thesis Award - Chiara Bastiancich

Chiara Bastiancich a reçu le prix "CRS Italy chapter PhD Thesis Award” pour sa thèse intitulée “ Lauroyl-gemcitabine lipid nanocapsule hydrogel for the local treatment of glioblastoma"....

14 November 2018, new PhD at the LDRI, Claire Beaufay

Evaluation of antiparasitic potential of plants used in traditional medicine, of their bioactive triterpenic components and derivatives. Publications: Beaufay, C., Hérent, M.-F.,...