Professor Peter Carmeliet has won the international Heineken Prize for Medicine, the first time it has gone to a Belgian.
Research demonstrates that Belgians take too many antibiotics. Furthermore, they often use them incorrectly, which can cause side effects or worse: lead to bacteria becoming resistant to antibiotics.
A world first for Celyad: cellular therapy by the Walloon biotech firm has led to the remission of a patient suffering from refractory acute myeloid leukaemia (AML), the most common cancer of the bloo
Researchers of the Plasma-Astrophysics section at the KU Leuven have discovered a new type of turbulence in the outer layers of the sun: uniturbulence.
A group of Belgian researchers from the Imelda hospital in Bonheiden has been involved in the development of a new treatment strategy for Crohn's disease.
The University of Antwerp has just launched the free KiT (Keep in Touch) application to help separated parents communicate.