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Lille University Hospital Center to fight diabetes


03 Feb 2016 | Front page, Health Nutrition, A region on the move

Lille researcher Dr. François Pattou is charting new territory in the fight against diabetes and obesity, thanks to a ground-breaking sample collection.

Nord France Invest

Nord France Invest holds first agrifood seminar in Italy

01 Oct 2015 | Health Nutrition, A region on the move

Promoting Northern France in international business circles is part of our mission at Nord France Invest. At Expo Milano 2016, we raised the region’s profile through a joint Northern France/Lombardy agrifood...

CHRU Centre Oscar Lambret - Northern France

Health: Lille a bastion in the fight against cancer

04 Sep 2015 | Health Nutrition, A region on the move

Lille University Hospital Center and the Oscar Lambret Cancer Treatment Center receive new honors and awards from France’s National Cancer Institute—and maintain their unrelenting battle against cancer.

Concept Room - Northern France

Healthcare in Northern France—a new take on patient care at home

12 Oct 2015 | Health Nutrition, A region on the move

The Concept Room project, designed to improve healthcare delivery by putting the patient at the center of the process, has unveiled its Opus 4: the Hospihome Concept. This new project focuses on keeping...

GSK plant in Northern France powers up

02 Oct 2015 | Health Nutrition, Investment

Amid strong global demand, pharmaceutical giant GSK has doubled vaccine production at its Northern France plant and now plans to create 100 new jobs.

AstraZeneca - Health industry - Northern Frace

AstraZeneca invests €13m in Dunkirk plant

03 Sep 2015 | Health Nutrition, Investment

Anglo-Swedish pharmaceuticals giant AstraZeneca has seen a steep rise in demand for its star product Symbicort, and the group is investing in its Dunkirk plant—now a strategic priority

barilla - Food industry - Lille Region

Barilla develops new product at its Valenciennes plant

27 Aug 2015 | Health Nutrition, Investment

Barilla recently invested €3.2 million in its Valenciennes site to develop a new product for the Italian market

Eurasanté health cluster -  Lille Region

i-LAB competition: 4 rising stars supported by the Eurasanté center of excellence

17 Aug 2015 | Health Nutrition, A region on the move

The healthcare sector is hale and hearty in Northern France. We take a look at four winners of the latest i-LAB competition—all members of the Eurasanté center of excellence.

Vandemoortele invests €21m in Northern France

Vandemoortele invests €21m in Arras plant

30 Jul 2015 | Health Nutrition, Investment

Belgium’s Vandemoortele, a European leader in bakery products, is investing €21 million to add a third production line to its existing operation in Arras.

Macopharma innovation - Health- Lille Region

Lille’s Macopharma uses cell therapy to fight diabetes

07 Apr 2015 | Health Nutrition, A region on the move

Lille-based Macopharma, a major specialist player in pharmaceuticals, has developed an automated culturing system to optimize preservation of pancreatic islets—cells that play a key role in treating diabetes....

Lille"s cardiothoracic center

Lille to welcome Europe’s largest cardiothoracic center

02 Mar 2015 | A region on the move, Health Nutrition

Regularly ranked among France's top hospitals, Lille University Hospital Center (CHRU) is now strengthening its lead—building Europe’s largest cardiothoracic institute and expanding its medical school.

Greenyard Foods - Northern France

Greenyard Foods makes new investment in Northern France

10 Feb 2015 | Investment, Health Nutrition

Belgium’s Greenyard Foods, a leading international contender in the food industry, is investing €8 million at its facility in Northern France. The move will boost productivity—not just for the local plant, but...

Healthcare - Northern France

Health: Lille University, BioVersys and GSK join forces to fight tuberculosis

03 Feb 2015 | Health Nutrition

Lille University, BioVersys and GlaxoSmithKline reach first milestone in joint battle against tuberculosis

Silver Concept - Lille Region

Silver Concept celebrates the retirement home of the future

17 Dec 2014 | Health Nutrition, A region on the move

A fresh look at residential care for dependent seniors focuses on making the most of life at any age: Silver Concept presents the assisted living residence of the future.

healthcare innovations - Lille Region

Made in Lille Region: Ten healthcare innovations

10 Dec 2014 | Health Nutrition, A region on the move

Lille Region’s cutting-edge ecosystem for healthcare research is generating a wide range of innovations. Here are ten promising young businesses worth watching—most of them groomed by Eurasanté, the region’s...

BioFit - Lille Region

BioFIT—the essential event for the health sector

07 Nov 2014 | A region on the move, Health Nutrition

On December 2-3 Lille will host the third edition of BioFIT, Europe’s first business conference to focus exclusively on open innovation, technology transfer and collaborative research in the life sciences.

EGID - Lille Region

EGID exemplifies excellence of research “Made in Lille Region”

24 Oct 2014 | A region on the move, Health Nutrition

EGID lays the first stone of a new diabetes research center, stepping up the pace of progress in Northern France—already a frontrunner in fighting this debilitating disease.

Agrafresh to set up in Lille Region

Agrafresh chooses Lille Region for continued growth

24 Sep 2014 | Health Nutrition, Investment

Belgian food company Agrafresh, a specialist in packaged, ready-to-use vegetables and salads, plans new production and packing unit in Arras.

Adrianor: high-tech expertise for the food sector

14 Aug 2014 | A region on the move, Health Nutrition

The Adrianor food center—the only one of its kind north of Paris—uses its expertise to help agrifood companies create and improve their products. In response to increasing demand from business, the center now...

Cancer research - Lille Region

Lille & Tokyo join forces to fight cancer

11 Aug 2014 | A region on the move, Health Nutrition

In a breakthrough for French-Japanese research, the University of Tokyo’s Institute of Industrial Science has a new site in Lille—the first outside Japan.