World first: a child with a liver transplant who was struck by an antibiotic-resistant infection was treated by phagotherapy in Brussels.
On 19 February 2019, a group of around ten Belgian researchers set off for Antarctica. They will study the effects of global warming and plastic particles in the Southern Ocean.
In September 2016, Focus announced that the Leuven-based R&D company Octinion would shortly be launching the world's first sophisticated, autonomous, high-tech and economically viable strawbe
You have good and bad bacteria. In our intestines alone there are up to 100,000 billion bacteria. But exactly which bacteria are present, and in what numbers, differs according to the individual.
The world-famous neolithic monument Stonehenge, in the south-west of England, still remains shrouded in mystery.
Insulin is a hormone that regulates the blood sugar levels.