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  • Call for Proposals: Translational research in Luxembourg

    The Personalised Medicine Consortium (PMC) is pleased to announce the launch of the 2017 call for proposals […]

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  • Finding better ways

    Led by Dr Fay Betsou, IBBL’s Biorefinery department is recognised as one of the leading research groups focusing […]

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  • Luxembourg joins EATRIS

    As the Luxembourg coordinating institution of EATRIS, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) is happy to announce that […]

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  • Launch of the Luxembourg Society for Microbiology

    Microorganisms, despite their notorious reputation as disease-causing agents, play essential roles in our daily lives and are […]

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  • A new plasma quality control assay for metabolomics

    Researchers from IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) and the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the […]

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  • First France – Luxembourg collaboration on cancer tissue collection

    The Clinique Ambroise Paré from Thionville, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) and the Cabinet de Pathologie de […]

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  • Annual Report 2015: IBBL’s strategy on quality and partnerships [...]

    In 2015, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) reached several milestones: the biobank gained ISO accreditation, won a […]

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  • Video – Insights into Biospecimen research

    IBBL’s Chief Scientific Officer, Dr Fay Betsou, gives an interview to one of our industrial partners, QIAGEN, for the Biomarker […]

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  • Launch of the Proficiency Testing Programme at the ISBER [...]

    For the launch of the 2016 edition of its Biospecimen Proficiency Testing (PT) Programme, IBBL is holding […]

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  • IBBL participates in another international consortium on Parkinson’s disease

    In a new international research project, funded by the EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) […]

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  • Call for Proposals for Biomarker Validation

    IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) is launching a call for proposals for its new biomarker validation service. […]

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  • IBBL sets itself apart by obtaining ISO 17025 [...]

    Following a successful audit in 2015, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) is now one of very few […]

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  • Meeting of IBBL’s Scientific Advisory Board

    On 27 January 2016, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) welcomes its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB), a panel of […]

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  • IBBL launches new service offer

    IBBL (Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg) starts the new year with the launch of a comprehensive package of […]

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  • Marc Vandelaer appointed as interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) [...]

    From 1 January 2016, Marc Vandelaer, current Chief Information Officer (CIO) of IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg), […]

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  • The value of a central biobank for EU consortia

    When you bring together people that tackle a problem from different angles, you are more likely to […]

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  • Personalised Medicine Consortium Meeting 2015

    The Personalised Medicine Consortium (PMC), composed of the national biomedical research institutions, aims to build new collaborations […]

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  • IBBL wins the Luxembourg Quality and Excellence Award

    Supported by the Ministry of Economy, the Luxembourg Quality and Excellence Award was celebrated this Friday 20 […]

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  • Investigations at the Science Festival

    As part of IBBL’s community outreach and education programme, the biobank’s staff hosts a hands-on workshop at […]

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  • Pharmaceutical company representatives visit Luxembourgish biomedical research institutions

    On the 3rd of November, representatives from international pharmaceutical companies were invited to Luxembourg for a one-day […]

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  • IBBL hosts a workshop at the Medical Research Day

    On Wednesday the 28th of October, IBBL staff contributed to the success of the Medical Research Day […]

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  • You are what you eat – how the microbiome [...]

    As IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) prepares to launch the Luxembourg Gut Microbiome Cohort before the end […]

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  • Publication compares RNA quality assessment methods

    In an effort to evaluate tools that may be used to identify RNA samples of substandard quality, […]

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  • Launch of the 2015 Proficiency Testing programme

    On the 17th of August, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) officially opened the registrations for this year’s […]

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