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Biobest and Bee Vectoring Technologies close license agreement

The Canadian Bee Vectoring Technologies International Inc. (BVT), a leading developer of solutions for sustainable agriculture, and the Belgian Biobest Group NV, a world player in pollination and biological…

VUB-app makes care easier and less expensive for chronically ill

Professor An Jacobs and researcher Janneke Kuiper (SMIT - imec) are developing an app called ProACT, that allows people with multiple chronic conditions to monitor their medical condition at home on a tablet. …

Call Innoviris Launch – Brussels Spin-off 2019

Do you work in a research organization and would you like to develop the results from your scientific research by creating a new business in the Brussels-Capital Region? Submit a funding application…

UZ Brussel research offers a new perspective for melanoma patients

For the first time ever a melanoma patient was treated at the UZ Brussel with an 'intelligent anti-cancer virus' in combination with dendritic cells (the body's own cells that attack and disarm cancer cells).

Spin-off eTheRNA opens new lab

In the new lab in Niel, the company will be able to create its own m(essenger)RNA as part of the immunotherapy which is developed to fight skin cancer. Etherna has also appointed a new CEO: Steve Powell. …

VUB professor and students receive Cera Award

Professor Ann Dooms of the research group Digital Mathematics and three students engineering at the VUB bring home a Cera Award. Ann Dooms received the Senior Cera Award 2018 for her work around mathematical…

Research Grant Competition by Roche Diagnostics

In November 2018, Roche Diagnostics will celebrate its 60th anniversary in Belgium. In the light of this event, Roche, together with BlueHealth Innovation Center, is organizing a Research Grant Competition…

Call TETRA-projects 2018-2019

The TETRA call is open to research groups from Flemish colleges of higher education and Flemish universities, which are actively engaged in practice-oriented research. Join the info sessions in Brussels…

Advanced Starter Seminars: 3 new hands-on sessions this year!

Boost your entrepreneurship and build your own businessThis year we expand the Advanced Starter Seminars with three additional hands-on sessions. * Rob Heyman, Senior Researcher at IMEC-SMIT (VUB) will…

The aftermath of SuperNova 2018

With a high turnout over the 4 days, we can say that the first edition of SuperNova 2018 was a great success! Professionals as well as youngsters and elderly found their way to the tech fair and discovered…