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Flemish government budget for science and innovation increases to historical record in 2016
Friday 15th of July 2016 the Flemish
government gave its approval to
more than 30 million euro additional
investments in the Flemish science
and innovation policy. Never in the
past more public funds have been
provided. With these efforts, Flemish
Minister of Innovation Philippe Muyters
wants to launch Flanders in the
top 5 of knowledge-intensive
economies by 2020.
Read more(Dutch only)
Francqui Prize 2016
Professor Barbara Baert, full professor
at the research group of Art Sciences of
the KU Leuven is the laureate of the
Francqui Prize 2016.
Read more (Source: Francqui Foundation)
Baillet Latour Grant 2016
The 2016 Baillet Latour Grant
for Medical Research,
on the theme "Infectious Diseases",
has been awarded to
Dr Mohamed Lamkanfi (UGent/VIB)
for his project “Mechanisms of
inflammasome-induced myeloid cell
death and its role in host defense
against bacterial pathogens”.
Read more (Source: FWO)