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Imec and GLOBALFOUNDRIES collaborate to advance high-density memory technolog
Leuven – May 21, 2013 – Imec and GLOBALFOUNDRIES announced today that they have expanded joint development efforts to advance STT-MRAM technology.
Wed May 15, 2013
Tissue Characterization After Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation Using...
From the Deutsches Herzzentrum and 1. Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische UniversitA t, Munich, Germany ; Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, and Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium ; UniversitA t im FA1 4rstentum Liechtenstein, Triesen, Liechtenstein ; Cardiovascular Department, Division of ... (more)
Gut Bug May Prevent Obesity And Type 2 Diabetes
A Belgian-led study published in PNAS this week suggests Akkermansia muciniphila , an intestinal microbe that is important for maintaining the gut lining and how food is absorbed, could be used to prevent obesity and associated metabolic disorders, such as those that lead to type 2 diabetes.
Gut Microbe Battles Obesity, Catholic University of Leuven Study
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Tue May 14, 2013
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Reverse Medical Corporation Announces CE Mark and Initial Clinical...
Reverse Medical Corporation today announced the initial clinical use of their MVP Micro Vascular Plug system for peripheral artery embolization.
Mon May 13, 2013
Gut microbe may fight obesity and diabetes
Obese mice lost weight after being fed the microbe Akkermansia muciniphila , which appears to have a symbiotic relationship with the inner lining of the intestine.
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Newcastle University lecturer who translated Dead Sea Scrolls has died
Geza Vermes, who produced the first English translation of the documents while working at Newcastle University, died on Wednesday, aged 88.
Sun May 12, 2013
Fri May 10, 2013
Up Close With: Revolution Brewing
With a title like chairman of the party, Josh Deth of Revolution Brewing has a tall order to fill.
Thu May 09, 2013
Karyopharm Therapeutics to Present Data on Selective Inhibitors of...
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc., a leader in the new field of nuclear transport modulators, announces an oral and poster presentation at the 26th International Conference on Antiviral Research in San Francisco, California, May 11th-15th. The presentations will cover the use of Karyopharm's novel oral, small molecule Selective Inhibitors of Nuclear ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
A university coalition is proposing schemes to expand student mobility. In International Curricula and Student Mobility , out on 25 April, the League of European Research Universities in Leuven, Belgium, argues for networked mobility - in which one university sets up student exchanges with others - and embedded mobility, in which several ... (more)
Sun May 05, 2013
Prognosis of Women With Primary Breast Cancer Diagnosed During...
Purpose We aimed to determine the prognosis of patients with breast cancer diagnosed during pregnancy .Patients and Methods In this cohort study, a multicentric registry of patients with BCP compiled pro- and retrospectively between 2003 and 2011 was compared with patients who did not have associated pregnancies, using an age limit of 45 years.
Thu May 02, 2013
Partnership to Offer Advanced Silicon Photonics
Mosis, an integrated circuit small volume production services provider, has partnered with imec of Louvain, Belgium, Tyndall National Institute in Ireland and the European Silicon Photonics Platform , a European Union consortium, to advance its silicon photonics production.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Anheuser-Busch InBev reports Q1 2013 results
Leuven, Belgium-based Anheuser-Busch InBev reported that its total revenue grew 1.5 percent in the first quarter of 2013, with strong revenue per hectoliter growth of 5.8 percent due to the company's revenue management initiatives and the premiumization of its brand portfolio in key markets.
In Belgium, hate speech law converges with blasphemy law
Anti-religious, xenophobic, and "Islamophobic" speech has already drawn prosecution in a number of cases and some in the European country wish to push the trend further [ Dr.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
National Review Online
German philosopher Jurgen Habermas has called for EU countries to increase co-operation and the pooling of sovereignty in a speech at the Catholic university in Leuven.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
DSM Science and Technology Award Europe 2013 for Stijn van de Vyver
Urmond, NL, - -Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has awarded the DSM Science and Technology Award, Europe 2013, to Dr.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Angeles university to honor bishop
The Angeles University Foundation is set to confer the distinguished University Medal of Honor upon Pampanga Auxiliary Bishop Pablo Virgilio "Ambo" David during AU's graduation rites today.
Slideshow: Is Europe Stealth Semiconductor Research Leader?
Europe continues to live up to its tradition of excellence in academic and collaborative research even if there continue to be concerns about the continent's inability to turn academic breakthroughs into global commercial success.