The University of Liège has developed a unique method of screening for coronavirus. It uses a self-swab kit, and is fully automated and inexpensive.
On 5 March, Belgian physicist Marc Henneaux was appointed Professor of the new "Fields, Strings and Gravity" Chair at the prestigious Collège de France.
The Head of Medical Services at the General City Hospital (ASZ) in Aalst, Dr Michaël Rosseel, has successfully replaced a heart valve in an 82-year-old patient via the axillary artery and under local
The future Belgian research vessel of the Federal Science Policy Office (Belspo) has been launched. In a few months' time, it will replace the RV Belgica after 35 years of service.
MRI-guided laser ablation.
On 14 February 2020, a modem from Antwerp Space in Hoboken was sent in a rocket from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia (US) to the International Space Station (ISS).