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    • Interview: The art of cell culture for Parkinson’s

      Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease, which causes parts of the brain to degenerate. To elucidate the […]

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    • Michael J Fox Foundation visits Luxembourg

      Members of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) visited the research facilities of the […]

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    • Worldwide students to learn biobanking in Luxembourg

      On June 12, an international group of 13 students from Africa, Asia and Europe found their way […]

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    • Keeping an eye on the population’s heart

      Following a nationwide study of the cardio-vascular health of the Luxembourg population, the Luxembourg Institute of Health […]

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    • IBBL’s Annual Report Goes Digital

      IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) is pleased to publish today its new digital annual report. “2016 In […]

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    • First Microbiology Day in Luxembourg

      On 11 May 2017, the Luxembourg Society for Microbiology (LSfM) held its first national conference at the […]

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    • Poster presentations at ISBER 2017 Meeting

      Today marks the launch of the International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER)’s Annual Meeting in […]

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    • Launch of 2017 Biospecimen Proficiency Testing Programme

      IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) is pleased to officially open registration for the 2017 edition of its […]

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    • Towards a personalised treatment of allergies

      The burden of allergies keeps on increasing, with a raising number (2-8%) of affected people in Luxembourg […]

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    • United for Parkinson’s

      On April 11, the world celebrated 200 years of Parkinson’s disease research. On this occasion, an exhibition […]

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    • Relay for Life 2017

      IBBL showed solidarity with cancer patients at the 12th edition of “Relay for Life“. Organised by the […]

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    • Gesture of solidarity from the Rotary

      On March 23 IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) was handed a €1,500 cheque by the Rotary Club […]

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    • Interview: The how and why of IBBL’s move to [...]

      IBBL’s story started in 2010, when the first six employees moved in a pre-fabricated building in Luxembourg. […]

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    • Together to fight cancer

      The World Cancer Day aims to unite the world’s population in the fight against cancer for at […]

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    • An objective tool to test your lab methods

      In the wake of 2017, 94 biobanks and laboratories worldwide received an objective assessment of their performance […]

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    • The Personalised Medicine Consortium reveals the winners of its [...]

      On December 9th, the Personalised Medicine Consortium (PMC) announced this year’s winners of its Pump Prime Fund […]

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    • IBBL takes center stage in microbial sequencing

      Further to a successful follow-up audit, IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) becomes the first biobank worldwide to […]

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    • Let’s make poop at the Researchers’ Days

      For the 4th time in a row, IBBL’s (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) researchers are sharing their passion […]

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    • Interview: How to validate a biomarker

      Earlier this year, IBBL officially launched its new biomarker validation service. In addition to the management’s expertise […]

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    • Diabetes research shows: What the microbes in our gut [...]

      The human gut is a complex ecosystem: Countless bacteria colonise it, help us to digest our food […]

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    • EORTC partners with IBBL to support precision medicine clinical [...]

      EORTC (European Organisation for the Research and Treatment of Cancer) and IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) announce […]

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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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