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Fit 4 Start Selection & Graduation Day: more than 60 ICT and HealthTech start-ups in the spotlight

17-09-2018

A day full of fresh ideas and innovative projects; inspiring start-ups in the fields of ICT and Health Technologies present themselves. The next Fit 4 Start Selection & Graduation Day will take place on Thursday 4 October 2018 at Kinepolis Kirchberg and will allow the audience to discover 62 innovative start-ups.
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Fit 4 Start: “Paying attention to the needs of each start-up”

08-08-2018

Luxinnovation is currently inviting ICT and health tech start-ups to apply to the next edition of the acceleration programme Fit 4 Start that will support 15 promising start-ups with launching their businesses successfully in Luxembourg.
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Fit 4 Start: A customer discovery journey

18-07-2018

Fit 4 Start offers ICT and health tech start-ups pre-seed funding and 16 intense weeks of coaching to help them avoid pitfalls and maximise their chances of success. The main mission of programme coach Michel Blumenthal is to support participants with gaining an in-depth understanding of the real needs of their clients and using this knowledge to build sustainable business models.
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ICT and health tech start-ups: Apply now for Fit 4 Start

09-07-2018

Are you launching a start-up and determined to succeed? Luxembourg’s acceleration programme Fit 4 Start offers you intensive coaching, attractive pre-seed funding and access to key networks. The next edition will accept 10 start-ups in the field of ICT and another 5 specialising in health technologies.
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Luxembourg to host European HPC headquarters

25-06-2018

Luxembourg will host EuroHPC, the joint structure for the European project of strategic interest on high performance computing (HPC). This was definitely decided by the European Commission on 25 June 2018.
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A smart robot for innovative therapies

18-05-2018

The social QTrobot of Luxembourg start-up LuxAI brings new hope to autistic children and their families. It has proven to be an excellent tool for teaching these children social interaction and improving their communication skills.
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A new manager for Luxinnovation’s Luxembourg BioHealth Cluster

10-04-2018

Luxembourg welcomes new Cluster Manager for BioHealth Jean-Philippe Arié who has joined Luxinnovation as of March 1, 2018. The Luxembourg BioHealth Cluster managed by Luxinnovation aims to strengthen ...
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LIST transfers its GECAMed software to ABACUS

25-01-2018

Based on a secure open-source platform developed by researchers at the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) in partnership with the Luxembourgish doctors, GECAMed® enables the managem...
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BTech – Braingineering Technologies

12-01-2018

The latest round of the Horizon 2020 SME Instrument has seen the successful funding of a Luxembourgish SME, Braingineering Technologies, which has been positively evaluated for a Phase 1 project. SMEs...
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Japanese pharma company JCR to set up a manufacturing plant in Luxembourg

19-12-2017

JCR Pharmaceuticals, a Japanese public company engaged in research, development, manufacture and sales of pharmaceuticals, has chosen Luxembourg to set up a new manufacturing plant of Active Pharmaceu...
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LIAB Award 2017: A molecule that fights cancer

27-11-2017

Paul Spagnuolo, a world leader in nutraceutical research, and his discovery of an avocado-based lipid that attacks leukaemia stem cells are the winners of LIST’s first International Award in Bioinnovation (LIAB Award 2017).
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IBBL participates in €34 million EU project on liver disease

23-11-2017

IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) is the central biobank for a pioneering EU project that aims to lead to new diagnostic tests to assess patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) a...
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The anti-cancer potential of the avocado highlighted by LIST

16-11-2017

Paul Spagnuolo, a world leader in bioinnovation research, will be honoured for his work on an avocado-derived lipid with potent antileukemia activity with the first LIST International Award in Bioinno...
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In search of the best drug

09-11-2017

Prof. Ines Thiele, researcher at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg has been selected for the highly prestigious research funding of the European Research Council (ERC).
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Dr Ulf Nehrbass appointed as LIH's new CEO

03-11-2017

Dr Ulf Nehrbass, founder, CEO and Scientific Director of Ksilink in Strasbourg, a French-German Translational Research Centre, has taken over the general management of LIH as of 1st October 2017.
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LUXEMBOURG AND JAPAN STRENGTHEN COOPERATION IN BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH AND HEALTH

23-10-2017

A Luxembourg delegation accompanied Minister of Health Lydia Mutsch on a three-day official trip to Japan in early October to strengthen and promote scientific cooperation between the two countries.
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CLINNOVA kick-off: towards a Centre of Excellence in Digital Health and Personalised Healthcare

12-10-2017

A consortium coordinated by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR), together with partners including LIH and IBBL - Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg as well as the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg, has been successful in Phase 1 of the European Commission’s H2020 programme TEAMING.
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Call for biomedical research projects in Luxembourg

05-09-2017

The call is open to Luxembourg-based clinicians and researchers working in different biomedical institutions and must include investigators from at least two of the five PMC institutes. Priority will be given to novel and innovative projects which are trans-disciplinary. All application forms should be completed and submitted to pmc@ibbl.lu by 15 October 2017.
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Modeling the brain with “Lego bricks”

16-06-2017

Researchers from the University of Luxembourg, in cooperation with the University of Strasbourg, have developed a computational method that could be used to guide surgeons during brain surgery.
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Congratulations vyzVoice and APATEQ – both winners of StartUp Europe Awards 2016

09-06-2017

The StartUp Europe Awards (the so-called "Eurovision for start-ups"), recognised for the first time the best start-ups in Europe in 10 categories, in in the presence of Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament.
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Research dedicated to life

08-06-2017

The Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) published its activity report 2016, an opportunity to look back on a scientifically active and fruitful year, serving health and healthcare.
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“2016 In Review” IBBL’s Annual Report Goes Digital

18-05-2017

“2016 In Review” looks back into the year 2016 in a refreshing way and highlights IBBL’s key achievements.
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Luxembourg 3rd most attractive city to move to for work

17-05-2017

Using data from its in-house survey team, which continually researches the financial and lifestyle conditions of more than 400 cities around the world, AIRINC, a global research company which currentl...
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The Collaboration Factory

16-05-2017

After 10 years and €1 billion in investment, the Belval innovation campus has become one of Europe’s foremost centers for technology and biomedical collaborations.    
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Treating cancer with viruses

03-05-2017

The Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) and the renowned German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ) have inaugurated a new binational research unit named LOVIT - „Laboratory of Oncolytic Virus Immuno-Therapeutics" - in the presence of the directors of the two institutes.
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European Enterprise Promotion Awards 2017

26-04-2017

The European Enterprise Promotion Awards reward those who promote entrepreneurship and small business at the national, regional and local level. Since 2006, over 2,800 projects have entered the awards...
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Master detox molecule boosts immune defence

20-04-2017

LIH scientists discover an unknown immune mechanism.
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Luxembourg University scientists make advance in fight against Parkinson's

18-04-2017

Scientists at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) have succeeded in turning human stem cells from skin samples into “tiny, three-dimensional, brain-like cultures”.  The LC...
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Brain tissue from a petri dish

14-04-2017

The most complex organ in humans is the brain. Due to its complexity and, of course, for ethical reasons, it is extremely difficult to do scientific experiments on it – ones that could help us to unde...
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IBBL takes center stage in microbial sequencing

11-04-2017

Further to a successful follow-up audit, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) becomes the first biobank worldwide to be accredited for the next-generation 16S rRNA gene sequencing, a cutting-edge m...
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