The Belgian Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP) reveals antiviral efficacy of Nanobodies® against rabies

17/12/2014Brussels, December 17th 2014 – According to the WIV-ISP, Nanobodies directed against the rabies virus could someday become an alternative to the conventional treatment against rabies.

Satisfaction survey 2014

18/07/2014As a scientific reference in the field of public health, the WIV-ISP strives for excellence and continuously attempts to fully satisfy the needs of its customers and external partners.

The WIV-ISP publishes its scientific report 2012-2013

11/07/2014Our latest scientific report describes our activities and provides an overview of the key projects that we have conducted over the years 2012-2013.

Food Contact Materials

07/07/2014The Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP) has put together a database compiling all known chemicals found in materials and packaging developed to come into contact with food (FCM*).

Women live longer than men, but have poorer health

17/04/2013On average, Belgian women live 3.7 years longer than men, but fall into ill health during those extra years. But no need for worries, as Belgian women fare considerably better than the average European woman.

A new way to discourage Viagra fakes

15/07/2011New method developed to detect counterfeit drugs.

Local TV channel Télé Bruxelles visits WIV-ISP!

09/07/2011The French-speaking TV channel Télé Bruxelles brought its cameras to the Institute to interview members of staff.

Start of the Orphanet Belgium Project at the WIV-ISP

01/07/2011ORPHANET, a database of rare diseases and orphan drugs being developed.


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