Sophie Lucas, a researcher at UCLouvain, received the GSK Award for her discovery of an antibody that awakens the immune response against cancer.
Belgian scientists at the universities of Copenhagen and Liege have developed a new method that can quickly predict whether patients will recover from a coma.
KU Leuven is responsible for the supervision of the referees during the coming European Football Championships in France.
Hubert Cuyckens, Professor of English language and linguistics at the University of Leuven, has received an honorary doctorate at the Faculty of Arts, University of Gothenburg.
Belgium ranks among the absolute world leaders in terms of clinical trials.
A new combination of medicines, developed since the mid-nineties by the Belgian scientist Armand Van Deun, is now introduced by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as the standard treatment against mu