On Thursday 18 February 2021, the world witnessed the delicate but perfect precision landing of NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover.
Researchers at the Laboratory for Functional Plant Biology at Ghent University have managed to develop rice with a stable folate content, otherwise known as vitamin B9 or folic acid.
Surgeons at Ghent University Hospital (UZ Gent) have developed a unique artificial arm that is controlled by the brain, just like a normal arm.
For the sixth year in a row the University of Ghent (UGent) has the highest score among all Belgian universities in the so-called Shanghai ranking.
Researchers at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) have identified the cells causing breast cancer, enabling early detection.
Luk Joossens, a tobacco prevention expert, received a World No Tobacco Day Award from the World Health Organisation (WHO) for his efforts in the battle against tobacco.