De Duve Institute

Biomedical research and training programs



The de Duve Institute is a multidisciplinary biomedical research institute hosting several laboratories of the faculty of medicine of UCL (Université catholique de Louvain), as well as the Brussels branch of the Ludwig Institute.

Research in the de Duve Institute is based on three principles:
- priority to basic research and to the freedom of the investigators
- special attention to medical benefits potentially resulting from basic discoveries
- multidisciplinary collaboration within a critical mass of competences
De Duve
Christian de Duve
The Nobel Prize, 1974
in Physiology or Medicine

Link to C. de Duve autobiography

Le 22 octobre 2014 à 19h30
à Tour & Taxis
  20th J.F. Heremans Memorial Lecture
November 5, 2014 at 5.00PM
Chaire Francqui
au titre belge 2013-2014


Cette année, l'Institut de Duve fête ses 40 ans (1974-2014) lors d'une soirée de gala exceptionnelle.




  given by
Prof. George R. Stark

Distinguished Scientist of the Cleveland Clinic,
Former Chair, Lerner Research Institute,
Professor, Case Western Reserve University,
Cleveland, OH, USA


Title: Novel aspects of signaling in response to activation of STATs and NF-kB



  Titre : Lis-moi ton génome, je te dirai qui tu es


Prof. Michel Georges




Post-doctoral Positions Available