What environmental impact can a contraceptive molecule have?

Environment - Jun 4

What environmental impact can a contraceptive molecule have? Recent work by UNamur researchers answers this question, and has just been published in the journal Environment International. This work is the fruit of a three-year collaboration with Mithra, a Belgian biotech company committed to transforming women's health with innovative alternatives, particularly in contraception, funded by SPW Research.

Health - May 29

Deep stimulation of the human brain: a new non-invasive technique EPFL-UCLouvain

Scientists at EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), led by Prof. Friedhelm C. Hummel and post-doctoral fellow Pierre Vassiliadis (EPFL and UCLouvain Institute of Neuroscience), have successfully tested a new technique enabling deep stimulation of the human brain, without surgery or implants, for potential therapeutic purposes. The study is published in Nature Human Behaviour .

Environment - May 27

North Pacific humpback whale populations threatened by climate change


A long-term study of humpback whale populations in the North Pacific Ocean shows that climate change is having a negative impact on the species.

Photovoltaic research shines at the Uni

They are popping up on roofs and car parks all'over the world: photovoltaic panels are becoming increasingly important in the race for renewable energy.

Life Sciences - May 23

Genetic risk scores for Parkinson’s for precision medicine approach

An interdisciplinary team from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg, together with international collaborators, established that a combination of small variations in genes re

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