Louvain Institute of Biomolecular Science and Technology

  The Louvain Institute of Biomolecular Science and Technology brings together more than 150 research staff working in the field of biology and using molecular and cellular tools.  The general objective is to create an environment favorable to high profile research activities.  More specific aims are as follows : to promote high quality basic research in the life sciences to promote applied projects that emerge from basic research to attract young talented researchers and help them develop a successful team to favor the transfer of know-how to favor the sett About


The LIBST aims at understanding and applying biological mechanisms related to developmental, physiological and pathological processes in animals, plants and microorganisms using molecular and cellular approaches.


Cyclometallase : a new enzyme for a nickel

The Nickel Pincer Nucleotide (NPN) is a cofactor recently discovered by our group. It harbors a nickel ion coordinated by one carbon and two sulfur...
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Alarm! Peroxiredoxin-5, more than an enzyme!

Inflammation is a protective response of the immune system to infection or physical damage that is mediated in part through the recognition of...
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Martin Delguste selected for the international final of...

Thursday evening the 25th May, the Belgian final of the contest ‘Ma thèse en 180 secondes’ took place in Brussels, on the campus of the...
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