Luxembourg Institute of Health

Luxembourg Institute of Health

Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH)

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The Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) is a public biomedical research organisation. Striving for excellence, its researchers, by their creativity, enthusiasm and commitment, generate knowledge on disease mechanisms and contribute to the development of new diagnostics, innovative therapies and clinical applications that impact the healthcare of Luxembourgish and European citizens. The activities of the Luxembourg Institute of Health are developed within the following research topics: Infection and Immunity, Oncology, Population Health.

At the forefront of biomedical sciences, the LIH is deeply involved in implementing national and international research programmes in personalised medicine. It acts as a catalyst for promoting research collaborations with healthcare providers, hospitals and other public and private biomedical organisations. In order to create economic and societal value, it purposes the transfer of its scientific discoveries and technological developments. As the first supplier of public health information in Luxembourg, it also enables public authorities to make decisions based on scientific data and to communicate validated data to international institutions.