About us

Being located in the heart of the University of Liege (Belgium) and physically integrated within the CHU of Liege, the GIGA is a major pole of research and development for activities in the biotech area.

Presentation of the GIGA in video

The brain development from A to Z
Laurent Nguyen (GIGA-Neurosciences, ULg) and André Goffinet (Institut de Neuroscience, UCL) explain in a video (ULgTV) the extraordinary adventure of the brain development.
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A new anti-thrombotic drug target candidate?
Dr Souad Rahmouni’s (GIGA-Signal Transduction) and Dr Cécile Oury’s (GIGA-Cardiovascular Sciences) teams have identified a new anti-thrombotic drug target candidate. The work has been published in the prestigious Circulation Journal of the American Heart Association. The study is titled: DUSP3 Phosphatase Deficiency or Inhibition Limit Platelet Activation and Arterial Thrombosis.
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Laurent Nguyen rewarded by the AstraZeneca Foundation
Laurent Nguyen won the AstraZeneca prize, awarded by the AstraZeneca Foundation and FNRS, in the field of neurosciences and psychiatry, for his work on polymicrogyria.
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Meeting with Jo Caers, clinician and researcher
He is one of the 8 winners of the new post doctorate mandate supported by the "Fondation contre le cancer". A great opportunity to combine research and medical activity towards his patients.
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Cancer, Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular diseases, hearing loss... 6 significant research presented yesterday at GIGA
Each year, the 600 GIGA researchers are behind 200 publications at an international level. 6 scientific publications that highlighted 2014 were presented this 4th of December.
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Forthcoming seminars
10/03/2015 12:30
Jonathan Flint - University of Oxford
To be determined
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24/03/2015 12:30
Ulrich Steineifer - University Hospital Aachen
To be determined
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