Preview: Better support for people with cancer and their caregivers through international collaboration

Better support for people with cancer and their caregivers through international collaboration

Transnational project kicks-off to evaluate Dyadic Psychosocial and Educational Interventions for People with Advanced Cancer and their Informal Caregivers (DIAdIC)

Francqui Chair 2018-2019 awarded to Prof. dr. Cédric Blanpain

Francqui Chair 2018-2019 awarded to Prof. dr. Cédric Blanpain

Mechanisms regulating pluripotent stem cells

VUB scientist on prestigious international Antarctic expedition

VUB scientist on prestigious international Antarctic expedition

Belgica121 investigates biodiversity and climate changes in Antarctica 121 years after first successful polar expedition

First patient recruited in collaborative Phase 1 study to evaluate TriMix in breast cancer patients

First patient recruited in collaborative Phase 1 study to evaluate TriMix in breast cancer patients

Developing mRNA immunotherapies for direct injection in the tumor

VUB signs for a robust climate policy

VUB signs for a robust climate policy

VUB rector Caroline Pauwels ambassador for #Signformyfuture

VUB study is first to map global dispersal and connectivity patterns in mangroves

VUB study is first to map global dispersal and connectivity patterns in mangroves

Research provides important insights for better understanding the response of mangrove forests to global warming

Honorary doctorates 2019: Figures that matter

Honorary doctorates 2019: Figures that matter

On 2 April VUB will award seven honorary doctorates to top scientists and personalities who make a difference

BREAKTHROUGH IN GENE THERAPY RESEARCH FOR HEREDITARY MUSCLE DISEASES

BREAKTHROUGH IN GENE THERAPY RESEARCH FOR HEREDITARY MUSCLE DISEASES

Research into promising treatment disease of Duchenne published in prestigious journal Nature Communications

Democracy, elections and privacy in the spotlight at CPDP conference

Democracy, elections and privacy in the spotlight at CPDP conference

How can democracy be protected? That is the central theme of this year’s CPDP2019, the ground-breaking conference on privacy and data protection, founded by VUB professor and CPDP director Paul De Hert

Children of war and love (1940-1945)

Children of war and love (1940-1945)

VUB historian’s research emphasises the need for recognition of war children born today

VUB develops an innovative tool that can be used to build an app without programming

VUB develops an innovative tool that can be used to build an app without programming

DISCOPAR gives citizen science a boost: now everybody can easily create a measurement app

VUB research shows seal pups communicate like humans

VUB research shows seal pups communicate like humans

Young seal demonstrates ability to alternate speech and avoid overlap

Comfort food in prison at Christmas time

Comfort food in prison at Christmas time

VUB study investigates the mitigating role of Christmas meal in prisons in Denmark, The Netherlands and Belgium

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